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More U.S. households are headed by renters than at any point since at least 1965.
Freddie Mac wants to provide tens of millions of dollars in financing to midsize landlords, N.Y. Times reports.
More Americans are renters now than at any time in the past 50 years. Debt and rising housing prices are some of the reasons.
The median value of all homes in the United States in June was more than $200,000, according to Zillow.
The median home value in June surpassed $200,000, up 7 percent from a year ago, according to Zillow.
One solution to the housing problem is to get companies to help employees secure—and even finance—a place, says ret. NYU professor Jeremy Wiesen.
U.S. homebuilding rebounded more than expected in June after declining for three straight months.
Refinance applications surged 13 percent last week, even as mortgage rates remained steady.
Is there a price bubble going on in the Swedish housing market? Swedbank CEO Birgitte Bonnesen weighs in, with discussion on the sector.
Luxury property sales in the Hamptons are on the upswing thanks to a buoyant stock market, real estate data show.
Foreign buyers closed on $153 billion worth of U.S. residential properties for the 12 months ended in March.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on the home builder sentiment index.
Homebuilder confidence falls sharply due partly to fears over rising material costs.
The jump in international purchases follows a year-ago retreat and comes as a surprise, given the current strength of the U.S. dollar.
Lee Wee Liat of BNP Paribas says he favors shares of Sunac China, Country Garden and Longfor Properties as the companies bought land preemptively a few years ago.
Administrative measures, such as price caps, have slowed the rise in home prices in first and second-tier cities, says Nicole Wong from CLSA.
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