Rising rates are not welcome news, especially now in the heart of the spring housing market. Much of the market is being fueled by all-cash investors.» Read More
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week, fueled by demand for refinancings as interest rates dropped, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
Dominic Brown, Head of Asia Pacific Research at DTZ gives his outlook on the property sector and says Australia and China are seen as the most attractive property markets.
The S&P Case-Shiller Index showed home prices are at their highest annual gain since 2006, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Cummins' Q1 earnings data fell short of analyst estimates, with the FMHR traders; and the Case-Shiller report showed home prices posted their best gains in 7 years. Michael Rehaut, JPMorgan discusses why he downgraded Pulte Home today.
Noted economist Robert Shiller, well-known for his housing analysis, told CNBC that he thinks stocks are a better investment than real estate. "If it's just an investment, I would say the stock market."
David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman, breaks down the key data on housing.
Some in the housing market are murmuring the "B" word. The latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index only add to that hypothesis.
Robert Shiller, Co-founder of the Case-Shiller Index, discusses the outlook on housing and whether Americans are abandoning the dream of home ownership in favor of renting.
Charles Kantor, Neuberger Berman, explains why he believes the stock market is still undervalued despite its recent rally. And, Jeremy Siegel, Wharton finance professor; and Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, weigh in.
Jeremy Siegel, Wharton finance professor, and Michael Santoli, senior columnist at Yahoo Finance, discuss why it's not too late to get into stocks while interest rates remain at historical lows.
As Japanese corporate sentiment gets a boost from "Abenomics" the country's sluggish property market is showing signs of life, with office prices in Tokyo expected to surge 10 percent over the next 18 months.
The risk of asset bubbles in Southeast Asia's fastest-growing emerging economies is rising, warn economists, pointing to red flags including surging domestic credit growth.
Frank Khoo, Global Head of Asia of AXA Real Estate, connects the dots to unravel the value in Japan's property sector.
Ingersoll-Rand CEO Michael Lamach discusses how his company benefits from the housing market, and activist investor Nelson Peltz's plans to spin-off the security business.
Contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in March, as an historically low supply of for-sale listings nationwide continues to plague the housing market.
Contracts signed to buy existing homes did rise 1.5 percent month to month, reports CNBC's Diana Olick; and Tanya Marchiol of Team Investments, provides perspective.
A New York judge said Monday he expects a decision soon in the increasingly controversial fight over whether to allow Malkin Holdings to roll the Empire State Building into a REIT.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the court decision could allow the REIT plan to proceed on the famous New York City landmark.
There is some legal drama playing out in court today that could get in the way of the building's IPO, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest numbers on future home sales.