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  • Existing Home Sales Down 5.4% in June  Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 10:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the disappointing numbers on housing's existing home sales.

  • Slowdown in Brazil Good for Investors: Sternlicht  Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 8:57 AM ET

    Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, explains why the slowdown in Brazil is actually good for investors. "It reduces the pressure on costs," he says.

  • Is Housing on the Comeback?  Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Breaking down the numbers on housing, and discussing whether the data suggests the market may be gaining traction, with Chip Case, co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Index.

  • 'Golden Boy's' Big Short Bet on Housing  Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Josh Birnbaum, Tilden Park Capital founder & CIO, explains how his trades against the U.S. subprime mortgage market in 2007 made nearly $4 billion for Goldman Sachs, and weighs in on how to play a housing recovery.

  • Real Estate & Real Returns  Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:06 AM ET

    Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, discusses opportunities in commercial real estate as investors seek increase returns on their investments.

  • Bill Ackman: Why I Bought P&G Stock  Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:05 PM ET

    In this excerpt from a session at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor, well-known investor Bill Ackman talks about his recently announced stake in Procter & Gamble and whether he may try to influence the company's management.

  • Ackman on New P&G Stake  Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:05 PM ET

    CNBC's David Faber discusses Procter & Gamble, and real estate, with William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital founder/CEO; Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman/CEO; and Jonathan Gray, BlackStone Group. The Fast Money traders share their opinions.

  • Falling Off the 'Mansion Cliff'  Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 11:51 AM ET

    CNBC Wealth Editor Robert Frank reports on what's at stake for the luxury home market.

  • Previewing China's GDP  Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Shares of Caterpillar are down 11.8 percent YTD, and the Fast Money traders discuss whether the stock is falling apart; and weighing in on China's economy ahead of its GDP number, with Jing Ulrich, JPMorgan. "Inflation is down, which means, in the coming few months, we'll have monetary policy easing from the central government," says Ulrich

  • China Inflation Will Go Down: Analyst  Sunday, 8 Jul 2012 | 8:20 PM ET

    Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management says inflation in China will definitely be going down. Tai Hui from Standard Chartered Bank joins in the conversation.

  • China Rate Cut a Strong Postive for Property Market  Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 8:50 PM ET

    Michael Klibaner, Head of Research for China at Jones Lang LaSalle, says the property market will benefit from Beijing's interest rate cut as the first-time home buyer, who is more reliant on mortgage finance, is the key engine of the market.

  • Apartment Rental Revival  Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 4:15 PM ET

    Apartment vacancies dropped below 5 percent in Q2 for only the third time in over thirty years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Daniel Indiviglio, Reuters Breakingviews, and Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics, weigh in.

  • Rental Rate is on the Rise  Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 10:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on a new report that shows apartment rentals are accelerating, showing the largest quarterly increase since before the recession.

  • Global Easing May Push HK Stocks Higher: Strategist  Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012 | 9:30 PM ET

    Daniel So, Securities Strategist at Sun Hung Kai Financial says the Hang Seng Index may be pushed higher on the back of potential easing by central banks worldwide. He shares his top stock picks in Hong Kong.

  • High Dividend Yield Stocks as a Defensive Vehicle  Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012 | 9:10 PM ET

    Fan Cheuk Wan, Managing Director and Head of Research Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse Private Banking says high dividend yielding stocks are a defensive vehicle for investors seeking exposure to equity markets.

  • Homebuilders Hit New 52-Week High  Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 10:48 AM ET

    Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank homebuilder analyst, weighs in on whether he thinks the latest positive homebuilder data means a housing recovery is on its way.

  • Housing Rebound or Relapse?  Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 4:32 PM ET

    The Philadelphia Housing Index YTD rose by more than 30 percent. Adam Sarhan, Sarhan Capital founder/CEO, and Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage president, discuss whether they would buy into the sector.

  • Housing Challenges With the Rise of Urbanization  Sunday, 1 Jul 2012 | 9:45 PM ET

    Patrick Phillips, CEO of the Urban Land Institute discusses the housing challenges arising in Asia in the face of increasing urbanization.

  • Tale of a Housing Recovery  Friday, 29 Jun 2012 | 4:47 PM ET

    There's new evidence the housing market may be headed for a turnaround. CNBC's Diana Olick has the story from one of the nation's hardest hit counties.

  • A Tale of a Housing Recovery  Friday, 29 Jun 2012 | 2:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a housing recovery in Loudoun County, where home sales are up 26 percent from a year ago.

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