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Paul Philipp-Hermann, co-founder of Lamudi, discusses how his online real estate business allows users to buy property in emerging markets.
In today's "Power House," CNBC's Sue Herera speaks to Robert Macdonald of Lake & Company Real Estate, about some hot real estate in Seattle.
George Spencer, CEO of Rentify, is an online lettings service, also providing landlords with the tools to manage their properties themselves, but a at "much more competitive" price than traditional lettings agent.
Jean-Michel Six, managing director and chief European economist at Standard & Poor's, says that U.K. house prices will cool but there will be no correction in the market.
For the first time lands plots up for auction in Beijing went unsold, signaling developer anxiety over continued weakness in the property market.
A growing number of homebuyers are opting to rent their current homes instead of selling, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
The rise in prices is providing equity to buy another home while still holding on to their old home, which is then providing lucrative rental income.
With mortgage rates wavering within a tight range, total mortgage application volume rose 1.6 percent; however, it was all on the back of refinances.
The real cost of owning a new home could come down to about the same amount as the cost of a new washing machine.
Jack Meaning, research fellow at NIESR, discusses the U.K. economy on the back of July PMI data and expectations for growth over the next 18 months.
Dubai's largest developer Emaar Properties reported a 29 percent increase in net income late on Monday, missing expectations.
The average age for first time home buyers is expected to jump from 31 to over 34, according to Zillow. CNBC's Diana Olick reports millennials are getting married later, having kids later and moving around more.
Discussing current value plays, with Hugh Johnson, Hugh Johnson Advisors CIO, and Susan Fulton, FBB Capital Partners President.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports homeownership just keeps falling, and younger Americans are behind the drop.
Homeownership continues to fall. As the economy improves, more people will buy homes, but younger Americans will wait longer.
Rising rents and the difficulty of securing a mortgage on the coasts have proved a boon to inland cities. The NYT reports.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages slipped last week as refinancing applications dropped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
John Carter, CEO of Travis Perkins, says the fundamentals of the U.K. housing market are strong.
Cynthia Silver, Century 21 Martinez & Associates; Patricia Delinois, Century 21 Premier Elite Realty; and Jo Gipson, Atlanta Intown Real Estate, discuss if the slowdown in housing is a bad thing or if it could spur sales.
Robert Reffkin, Urban Compass founder & CEO, explains how his online real estate marketplace and brokerage site works.
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