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China's home price inflation may be steeper than official data suggest, with a near quadrupling of home sales in the capital last week after the government unveiled tax plans to curb speculation.
Jonathan Pain, author of The Pain Report, explains why he thinks the mass migration from bonds to equities is in full flow. He maintains his bullish stance on long-term equities.
CNBC's Robert Frank takes you inside one of the most expensive properties for sale in New Jersey. (3:22)
Even as mortgage rates begin to rise, the difference between conforming and jumbo loan rates is shrinking, and that is good news for buyers of higher-priced homes.
They look like any other city, but with one difference: No people. And in many cases, they feature miles and miles of empty apartments and office buildings. The following photos are graphic signs of China's property bubble.
Builders are clearly acting on the big jump in new home orders, but those jobs numbers could actually be higher, were they not hamstrung by a severe lack of workers.
Recent real estate cooling measures in China, Hong Kong and Singapore may help to remove speculators from the markets, but analysts say there's not much more governments can do to suppress prices.
Both China and Hong Kong's real estate markets are going to thrive, said the CEO of Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust, Cindy Chow.
Mapletree Trust CEO Cindy Chow tells CNBC why she is not fretting over fears of a property bubble in China and Hong Kong.
Jo Gipson of Atlanta Intown Real Estate Services, shares how the real estate market is heating up in Atlanta, Georgia.
Several factors are setting up for a bullish real estate market, Zelman & Associates CEO Ivy Zelman says.
While the national housing picture may look brighter, certain states are still mired in a mess of distressed homes. They are the state that require a judge in the foreclosure process.
China's property sector will avoid a U.S. style property crash despite investor concerns over rising housing prices, according to Fang Fang, CEO of JPMorgan China Investment Banking.
China's property sector is not headed for a U.S. style crash, said Fang Fang, chief executive officer for China investment banking at JPMorgan Chase.
In pure dollar terms, Americans are nearly as wealthy as ever, but only if housing continues to strengthen will the so-called 'wealth effect' kick in.
Not much. In Monaco, the globe's priciest real-estate market, the average home costs more than $5,300 a square foot.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports housing starts are up 96 percent in Las Vegas, but that might be because there is nothing to buy - people just aren't selling.
Applications for home mortgages rebounded last week as interest rates tumbled, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
U.S. home prices rose as more homeowners turned to distressed sales rather than foreclosure, in another sign the recovery in the housing market is gaining traction, data from CoreLogic showed on Tuesday.
Nicole Wong, regional head of property research at CLSA in Hong Kong, recommends to invest in diversified developers, the national ones.