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After taking a beating for two years, real estate investment trusts are popular again with investors looking for bargains and a way to capitalize on an industry rebound.
Last night debt-laden Toys R Us thrust itself into the high-end toy business by purchasing struggling toy chain FAO Schwarz. The two toy chains are surviving thanks in part to the financial backing of three prominent private equity firms.
There could be some investment opportunities from the swine flu outbreak, said Darin Richards, CIO of AKT Wealth Advisors.
Though it came as no surprise to investors, the collapse of General Growth Properties, the nation’s second-largest mall owner, has stirred new fears about a coming debacle in commercial real estate. The company, which owns 200 shopping centers encompassing 200 million square feet and 24,000 tenants, filed for bankruptcy protection last week.
Iconic investor Donald Trump offered CNBC his take on the economy, financials and the state of real-estate investing.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of First Solar and American Express popped while Target and MetLife dropped.
The Dow slid on Monday on more evidence the year-long recession will keep eating into corporate profits...
It’s no secret that many investors believe the next leg down in the financial crisis will be sparked by commercial real estate. But are some REITs oversold?
"The commercial real estate problem is not over by a long shot. It’s the kind of unwind that happens in slow motion," says Karen Finerman
Stocks fell on Monday due to concerns about an accelerating global slowdown after Japan fell into recession and Citigroup said it would cut 52,000 jobs.
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There has been tremendous damage done in the commercial real estate market because of the repricing of credit, said Richard LeFrak, president of LeFrak Organization, a real estate development company.
A financial hurricane may be about to sweep across the NYC region taking aim at steakhouses, schools, the real estate market and more.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of SanDisk and Newmont Mining popped while Exxon Mobil and Nortel Networks dropped.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Long's and Panera popped while Tesoro and US Steel dropped.
CNBC asked real estate experts for their insight on the economy, the housing market and commercial real estate.
While there is still debate over whether now is the right time to buy a house, there are other opportunities to make a profit in real estate.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of U.S. Steel and Thornburg Mortgage popped while UnitedHealth and Dick's Sporting Goods dropped.
Inflation data and some retailers' earnings are the big headlines ahead of Tuesday's opening bell. Home Depot, Target and Macy's all report early in the day. Traders will be watching to see whether the producer price index due out in the morning, shows the same trend as the consumer price index last week - an unexpected pickup in inflation.
Betting on real estate these days is not for the faint of heart. Between the housing correction, economic uncertainty, the credit crisis and predicted softening in the commercial property markets, determining where to invest for future returns requires an extra dose of due diligence and, let's face it, good old-fashioned courage.