Total existing home sales fell an unexpected 1.8 percent in August from July. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the drop in the share of investor purchases.» Read More
Canada's Finance Minister Joe Oliver, says he is "concerned" about the country's house prices but insisted it was not something he was "especially worried about".
Canada's Finance Minister Joe Oliver, says the country is not facing a low inflation issue like the euro zone economy.
Canada's Finance Minister Joe Oliver, says a weak global economy is hampering Canada's exports.
National apartment occupancy hit 95 percent in May. CNBC's Diana Olick reports the S&P index of residential REITs is now up nearly 14 percent from 1 year ago.
National apartment occupancy in May soared to the highest level in at least six years, even as new units are being built.
Bassim Haidar, founder, chairman and CEO of Channel IT Group, says that London's property market is overpriced but not overheated and that the government cannot cool it down.
More than 10 million homes, or 8 percent, of all U.S. housing units are in "very high risk" counties for natural disasters, says a new report.
Denver is home to eight Fortune 500 companies. All those workers need to live somewhere.
It didn't take much to keep potential borrowers away from their mortgage lenders last week – a minimal rise in rates sent volume tumbling.
Because of low inventory in many markets, buyers will need to be strategic in how they present their offers.
China's property market will remain under pressure until year end, so a rise in home prices and transaction volumes will be unlikely, says Vincent Mo, Executive Chairman, Board of Directors at SouFun.
David Ji, Head of Research & Consultancy, Greater China, Knight Frank, says Beijing's efforts to tame home prices are working.
SunTrust Mortgage has agreed to pay $968 million to settle a federal probe into allegations of mortgage origination, the US Justice Department said.
WASHINGTON, June 17- President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, urged lawmakers on Tuesday to move forward with efforts to shutter Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, saying the current housing finance system is not serving Americans well.
Digging into housing data and the strength of demand out there, with Nicolas Retsinas, Harvard Business School, and CNBC's Diana Olick
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down total housing starts data in May.
A distinct correlation exists between walkability and real estate values. See which cities are the most walkable.
Nicholas Holt, Head of Research for Asia Pacific at Knight Frank, says the measures used in the IMF's Global House Price Index are too broad.
The NAHB Housing Market Index read 49 in June, versus 45 in May, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Home builder sentiment jumped 4 points in June, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. The NAHB Housing Market Index read 49 in June, versus 45 in May.
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