• REITs Roar on Rising Rates: Pro     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 5:16 PM ET

    As U.S. Treasury yields soar to a 52-week high, real-estate investment trusts still stand to gain, Land and Buildings CEO Jonathan Litt says.

  • Two Major REITS in $2.15 Billion All-Stock Deal Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 7:57 AM ET

    Mid-America Apartment Communities is buying Colonial Properties Trust in an all-stock deal, expanding its presence in the South and Southwest portion of the U.S.

  • J-REITs Still Underpriced: GLP     Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 7:43 PM ET

    Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman, Executive Committee at Global Logistic Properties, says the rise in bond yields in Japan does not bother him, and has not impacted the appeal of J-REITs.

  • Top Real Estate Guys Do Not Waver on Investing Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:39 PM ET
    Sam Zell

    Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, said Colombia "may be the best country to invest in" for a number of reasons, including its growing oil production.

  • NY Judge May OK Empire State Building REIT Plan Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:04 PM ET
    Empire State Building

    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.

  • Demand Up 50% on 'Abenomics,' Says Property Head Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 4:49 AM ET

    The chairman of the largest owner of industrial real estate in Japan says demand has been booming thanks to "Abenomics."

  • Empire State Building Inches Closer to IPO Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 3:56 PM ET
    Empire State Building

    The company that manages the Empire State Building is seeking approval to create a real estate investment trust that would allow the skyscraper become a publicly owned company.

  • China REIT Surges After Record IPO Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 2:04 AM ET
    Hong Kong, China

    Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust rose as much as 10.2 percent in its debut, underscoring demand from yield-hungry investors after the Temasek-backed trust raised $1.3 billion in Singapore's biggest REIT offering.

  • Calls for ending the mortgage interest deduction are circling through Washington. Proponents of the deduction say they're prepared to fight to the bitter end.

  • Is Asia's IPO Market Getting Its Mojo Back? Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 2:20 AM ET

    Shares in Japan Prologis REIT, a real estate investment trust set up by the world's largest owner of industrial buildings, soared more than 20 percent in their Tokyo market debut on Thursday. The strong start for the $1 billion initial public offering (IPO) is a sign that Asia's IPO market is getting its buzz back, analysts say.

  • Real Estate Is in a 'Goldilocks Period': Sternlicht Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 9:02 AM ET
    Barry Sternlitch, Chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group.

    The spread between low interest rates and the money real estate generates is "truly astonishing," Starwood Capital CEO Barry Sternlicht told CNBC.

  • CBS Shares Pop on Real Estate Trust Conversion Plan Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 10:01 AM ET
    Signage is displayed on the CBS Corp. Television City building in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

    CBS' stock rocketed on Thursday, as investors applauded the media company's move to convert its outdoor advertising business to a real estate investment trust, while divesting itself of its international portfolio.

  • US Mortgage Applications Rebound in Latest Week: MBA Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 7:16 AM ET

    Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose for a second straight week following three weeks of declines, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.

  • How Big Is Wall Street's Housing Bet? Pretty Big Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 3:59 PM ET

    Wall Street is hitching its bullish hopes to an unlikely star, believing that real estate will lead the recovery.

  • Meet America's New Landlords: REITs Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 10:44 AM ET
    Foreclosures are selling fast.

    This new asset class could offer all kinds of investors a chance to get in on an old and well-tested source of revenue.

  • House Flippers Return     Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 2:10 PM ET

    The flippers are back, but they are a new breed, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Singapore's Surging Property Stocks Primed for More Gains Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 2:45 AM ET
    Private housing apartments in Singapore

    Singapore’s property stocks have surged on average 48 percent so far this year, far outstripping the 15.5 percent gain on the broader Straits Times Index, and analysts say there is still more upside for the sector.

  • Is This Dividend-Paying Stock Worth the Risk? Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 8:35 PM ET

    Cramer sits down with the company’s CEO to find out.

  • A Two-Faced Strategy to Playing the Election Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 11:25 AM ET

    Investors can probably expect solid gains for their 2012 stock portfolios. But the fortunes of individual sectors will also rise and fall in the years ahead, depending on which political party wins the White House in November.

  • Back-to-School Has Been ‘Terrific’: Tanger CEO Sunday, 26 Aug 2012 | 6:08 PM ET
    A Tanger Outlet Mall in Park City, Utah.

    American consumers have been flocking to the outlet stores in search of value, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers CEO Steven Tanger told CNBC on Thursday.

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