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  • Hottest dividend stocks of 2015 Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 2:58 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    CNBC screened the large cap S&P 500 index to see where the hottest parts of the dividend stock market have been.

  • Got ideas? Company crowdsources investment motifs Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Trending 'motif' trades

    Motif Investing essentially allows its customers to create their own exchange-traded funds around themes, CEO Hardeep Walia says.

  • Financial writer: Use home equity to buy stocks Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:39 PM ET
    Financial writer says use home equity to buy stocks

    Financial writer Jonathan Yates thinks homeowners should tap into their home equity to buy stocks. Herb Greenberg,, strongly disagrees.

  • Should you rent or own your home? Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 7:41 AM ET
    Should you rent or own your home?

    David Neithercut, Equity Residential CEO, and Doug Yearly, Toll Brothers CEO, discuss their real estate partnership and the pros and cons of renting versus owning a home.

  • The New American Dream: Part-Time Job, Apartment Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 6:53 PM ET

    The dream used to be a house you paid for with a steady paycheck. But fewer hours worked at lower-wage jobs is severely altering that, especially for young people.

  • Guess What’s Replacing Stores in Your Local Mall? Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 11:52 AM ET

    The fundamental face of shopping malls is beginning to change; rather than just retail with a food court, malls are now becoming entertainment destinations.

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    One of the biggest upsides to the downturn in housing has been a surge in demand for apartments. That resulted in a strong rise in rents and a big drop in vacancies over the past few years, as investors rushed to build more supply. Now, just as that supply is about to come on line, demand appears to be weakening.

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    Fundamentally this cheap real estate play looks awfully tempting, but technicals suggest otherwise - if you don't resist, you may be sorry.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Investing In Commercial Real Estate Via REITs Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 6:36 PM ET
    Fast Money Portfolio

    One way to get into commercial real estate is via real estate investment trusts, Green Street Advisors’ Mike Kirby said Tuesday.

  • Housing Stocks Are Hot, But the Rally May Not Last Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 2:22 PM ET
    Homes and dice

    Wall Street has bet big over the past few months on a housing recovery that, according to most views, is still likely a good distance in the future.

  • Lehman Brothers Still Doing Deals on Wall Street Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 1:17 PM ET
    Lehman Brothers

    Lehman Brothers is now co-owner of real estate firm Archstone-Smith, the same entity that played a major role in bringing down the infamous Wall Street bank. The New York Times reports.

  • Cramer’s Play on Retail and Housing Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 7:03 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host recommends this REIT ETF over individual stocks.

  • Condo Nation: Why So Few Americans Are Buying Homes Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 4:45 PM ET

    “People are moving out of Mom and Dad’s basement finally, but they are renting or buying apartments rather than homes,” says one economist.

  • 5 REITs to Grow Your Portfolio Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 3:39 PM ET

    With bond interest rates at all-time-low yields to maturity, concerns about a double-dip recession are mounting and baby boomers are beginning to retire, so the need to generate income has become increasingly important and difficult to attain.

  • 20 Stocks With the Potential to Drop Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 4:25 PM ET
    It's the basic question when investing in a stock: is it on the way up or down? To answer this question, the street has developed numerous ways of attempting to predict what will happen, estimating various attributes tied to stock performance in order to determine what the future holds for a company's valuation. After dissecting the data, analysts following a particular stock produce a price target of where they believe the stock is headed. With data from Thomson Reuters, took a look at

    The prices and analyst estimates presented here are as of the market close on June 8, 2011. So, which stocks are analysts expecting to have the biggest pops? Click ahead to find out!

  • Earnings Roundup: April 27 Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011 | 6:21 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, April 27.

  • Home For Rent

    Something may finally start to move the Fed’s preferred measure of inflation, the core consumer price index: rent prices.

  • Risk Trade Now: From Banks to REITs Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | 12:15 PM ET

    The risk trade: out of banks, hide in REITs. Another weak day for banks, particularly regional banks. It's been an absolutely miserable month: the Regional Bank HOLDRs Trust, a basket of regional banks, is down about 12 percent in August. The good news..?

  • Earnings Roundup: July 28 Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010 | 5:09 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, July 28.