Real Estate


  • Betting Your Retirement on Foreclosures     Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 11:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a way to boost your retirement savings by investing in foreclosed homes.

  • Faber Report: Rent or Buy a House?     Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 9:44 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports on the advantages and disadvantages of buying versus renting a home.

  • Rents Rise as Home Values Fall     Monday, 12 Mar 2012 | 1:02 PM ET

    As home values continue to fall, rents are rising, and in some markets, quite dramatically, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Housing: Have We Hit Bottom?     Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 2:55 PM ET

    James Camp, Eagle Asset Management, discusses whether the housing market has hit a bottom.

  • Housing: Spring Buying Opportunities     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    A look at where investors and home buyers can find the best housing bargains, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Shiller Sees Possible Housing Bottom     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 2:51 PM ET

    Robert Shiller, Yale University professor and the "Shiller" in the S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index, discusses whether the housing market has already hit the bottom: "It could turnaround but I don't see any scientific way to be assured."

  • Spring Housing Play     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a play for investors in declining home prices this spring.

  • Real Returns: Investing in Foreclosures     Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | 5:48 PM ET

    Geoffrey Jacobs, Empire Group, discusses investment opportunities in distressed properties, and cashing in on rental properties.

  • An inside look into the high-stakes world of New Tork City's real estate market, with the cast of Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing," Michael Lorber, Frederik Eklund, and Ryan Serhant.

  • Italy Clearly Distinct From Spain: Pro     Monday, 5 Mar 2012 | 4:00 AM ET

    "I see a very clear distinction between Italy and Spain," Bob Parker, Senior Advisor, Credit Suisse, told CNBC. "Spain has still got ongoing structural issues with high unemployment at 23 percent, the ongoing restructuring the savings banks, the 'caixas' plus the unwinding or the bursting of the real estate bubble. Italy, very different, high savings rate, we never had a consumer credit bubble, we never had a real estate bubble, I think there is a high probability that despite the weaker economic data, that the overall budget position in Italy in 2014 could be close to balance," he added.

  • Foreclosure Sales Rise     Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 1:35 PM ET

    Banks are starting to motor through delinquent loans, which led to a jump in foreclosure sales in Q4, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Buffett Bullish on Housing     Monday, 27 Feb 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on what's fueling billionaire investor Warren Buffett's bullish outlook on housing.

  • Pending Home Sales Rise in January     Monday, 27 Feb 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on the pending home sales data from January.

  • Rising Gas Prices Impact on Housing     Friday, 24 Feb 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    What impact rising gas prices could have on the housing market, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • China's Economy Is On The Right Track     Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 | 9:05 PM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors believes Chinese authorities are doing the right thing by containing inflation and keeping property prices under control.

  • Mortgage Heavyweights' Housing Fix     Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    Reviving the housing market requires a series of steps, not a single solution, said Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf and JPMorgan's head of its mortgage business, Frank Bisignano. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports.

  • Job Growth From Foreclosures     Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 10:34 AM ET

    Morgan Stanley says as many as 1.8 milion real estate related jobs will be created as investors convert foreclosed homes to rentals. Insight with Oliver Chang, Morgan Stanley head of U.S. housing strategy/research.

  • Zillow's Record Q4 Earnings     Thursday, 16 Feb 2012 | 10:10 AM ET

    A look at shares of Zillow trading higher on record Q4 earnings and an outlook with Spencer Rascoff, Zillow CEO.

  • Kimco CEO on Solid Earnings & 4.1% Yield     Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    David Henry, Kimco Realty Corp. CEO and head of the largest REIT in North America, discusses the increase in effective rents at malls and the turnaround in the economy, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Is Housing Optimism Premature?     Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 5:47 PM ET

    Jerry Howard, NAHB CEO, discusses the outlook for home builders, as the economy struggles to recover.

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  • Diana Olick serves as CNBC's real estate correspondent as well as the editor of the Realty Check section on CNBC.com.

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