Real Estate Housing


  • Disruptor 50: No. 11 Houzz Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Houzz founders Alon Cohen and Adi Tatarko

    Homeowners, designers and retailers exchange ideas and sell their wares on this platform, aimed at those in need of renovation help.

  • Millennials buying in the burbs Monday, 11 May 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    Millennials buying in the burbs

    The suburbs are attracting millennials. Phil Orlando, Federated, and Bill Smead, Smead Capital Management, discuss ways to profit from the trend.

  • Sales of million-dollar homes surge Monday, 11 May 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Sales of million-dollar homes surge

    Homes priced at $1 million or more sold faster in 2015 than last year. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • First crowdfunded real estate project paying off Monday, 11 May 2015 | 12:06 PM ET

    Fundrise is an online crowdfunding platform, offering individual investors a chance to buy shares in a commercial real estate project.

  • Lady Violet’s Downton Abbey home for sale for $6M Monday, 11 May 2015 | 11:15 AM ET
    Byfleet Manor, Lady Violet’s Dower House in 'Downton Abbey'

    It dates back to the seventh century, but today Byfleet Manor is better known as the home of the Dowager Duchess in “Downton Abbey.” It's gone on sale for $6.12 million.

  • Signs of life in the market Monday, 11 May 2015 | 7:04 AM ET
    Signs of life in the market

    CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at how some stocks are profiting from the recovery in housing.

  • UK luxury real estate seen surging on Tory win Friday, 8 May 2015 | 12:07 PM ET
    A general view of Egerton Crescent in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

    Real estate and property development companies cheered as the ruling Conservative party triumphed on Friday, news that put paid to fears of a “mansion tax.”

  • Minneapolis Power House Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 3:39 PM ET
    Minneapolis Power House

    John Schuster of Coldwell Banker Burnet takes a look inside three prime listings in Minneapolis, MN.

  • Power House: 3 Twin City listings Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    Power House: 3 Twin City listings

    Check out housing market statistics in Minneapolis, and 3 hot properties, with John Schuster, Coldwell Banker.

  • New listings not helping Twin Cities housing rebound Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 12:18 PM ET
    The skyline of Minneapolis.

    Sellers are coming back to the Minneapolis/St. Paul housing market, but so are buyers, and that is keeping the Twin Cities tight.

  • As more rent, the wealth gap widens Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 11:27 AM ET
    File photo: A house for rent sign in Centreville, Virginia.

    The housing crash created a much larger share of renters, and these Americans are not enjoying the new wealth that now-rising home prices afford.

  • House flippers seeing record returns Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    House flippers outside a courthouse in a hunt for deals in Phoenix (file photo).

    The average gross profit on a flipped home soared to $72,450, up from $61,684, in the first quarter of 2014, says RealtyTrac.

  • Rates hit REITs: Should you get rid of them? Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 12:17 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The S&P REIT index is down close to 8 percent in the last month, and almost 3 percent since Monday, as interest rates climbed.

  • Weekly mortgage applications drop 4.6% on higher rates Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    A sharp rise in interest rates at the end of last week sent mortgage applications on a slide. Total volume fell 4.6 percent for the week.

  • Rates & home affordability Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 2:42 PM ET
    Rates & home affordability

    If rates begin to rise, what is the impact to the housing market, with Susan Wachter, Wharton School, and CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Housing hot, but expect pullback: Redfin CEO Monday, 4 May 2015 | 4:48 PM ET
    Glenn Kelman, chief executive officer of Redfin Corp.

    Once mortgage rates rise, consumers won't be willing to pay such high prices for homes, Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman said.

  • Home values rising Monday, 4 May 2015 | 1:46 PM ET
    Home values rising

    Just over 4 million homeowners with a mortgage are still drowning, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Housing values: Why the divide isn't narrowing Monday, 4 May 2015 | 12:02 PM ET
    The yard around a foreclosed home is maintained by a bank-hired worker in Miami.

    Homeowners in higher housing brackets have fewer mortgages underwater, but at the other end, more borrowers are falling into foreclosure.

  • Has China dodged property Armageddon again? Monday, 4 May 2015 | 12:31 AM ET

    Remember those worries about a China property crash? Forget all that. Analysts are turning freshly positive on the mainland's property plays.

  • Buffett hits back at Clayton Homes lending gripes Saturday, 2 May 2015 | 7:40 PM ET
    Warren Buffett and Bill Gates make their way to the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska on May 2, 2015.

    Warren Buffett unapologetically defended Clayton Homes on Saturday from accusations of predatory lending.

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