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Colorado Rockies owner, Linda Alvarado, Alvarado Construction Company president & CEO, makes her pitch on jobs, construction, the economy and the business of baseball.
Equity market valuation has very little to do with "fair value". The sentiment only needs to be faintly positive and start somewhere, and the orthodox supply-demand relationship goes out the window. Follow the herd, writes Moorad Choudhry.
U.S. home prices are suddenly soaring again and raising some serious red flags.
After improving in 2011, foreclosures ramped up again in 2012, and will likely continue to rise as banks clear out backlogs of distressed loans. More than half of the top 200 U.S. housing markets saw foreclosure numbers rise, according to a new report from RealtyTrac, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
More than half of the top 200 U.S. housing markets saw foreclosure numbers rise, according to a new report, but not where you might expect; investors should take note.
Stephen Ross, Miami Dophins owner, discusses his plans for building a winning franchise; and the slowdown in real estate.
A mortgage analyst says, "The thought is that there are a bunch of homeowners on the fence who haven't refi'd who will all jump in thinking they will miss out. The theory is 100 percent nonsense."
Applications for U.S. home mortgages tumbled last week after three consecutive weeks of gains, with refinance demand slumping as interest rates rose, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Houzz, an online residential remodeling and design community, is looking to transform the $300 billion home remodeling industry through technology.
David Hutchings, head of European research at Cushman and Wakefield, tells CNBC that the commercial property market in Europe rebounded in Q4 driven primarily by foreign investors.
Dolly Lenz, New York luxury real estate agent; Constance Hunter, International Solutions Network; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, discuss the key to the housing recovery and whether it's too late to buy home builder stocks.
David Green-Morgan, Global Capital Markets Research Director, Jones Lang Lasalle says the region's property sector got a drubbing last year, but is likely to rebound in 2013.
John Brenan, The Appraisal Foundation, and Melissa Cohn, The Manhattan Mortgage Company, discuss whether the home appraisal system is broken after the Dodd-Frank Act.
As housing and the greater economy improve, a shift in demographic trends will likely favor the rental apartment market for the foreseeable future.
The spread between low interest rates and the money real estate generates is "truly astonishing," Starwood Capital CEO Barry Sternlicht told CNBC.
Asia's financial capital Hong Kong retained its top spot as the world's most expensive city to rent a high-end apartment as robust demand on the island, a popular destination for employees looking to relocate overseas, and constrained supply, kept prices elevated.
U.S. single-family home prices rose in November, building on a string of gains that points to a housing market that is on the mend, data from a closely watched survey showed on Tuesday.
Discussing the housing market, and where business is improving, with Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group. "I think you'll see the homebuilders have a multi-year recovery, and a couple of million jobs will be created in the housing market," he says.
CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich: Mega-Homes" premieres tonight at 9pm ET. Where the real estate market is headed in 2013, with CNBC's Robert Frank and Dolly Lenz, Douglas Elliman. "I would characterize the market as good, and steady as she goes," says Lenz.