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  • LONDON, Dec 13- A measure of British house prices hit a six-year low in November as the approach of Brexit put off buyers and sellers, a survey of property valuers showed on Thursday. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors said its house price balance sank to -11 in November from -10 in October, its lowest since September 2012, before Britain's economy began...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 29- Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes fell in October, the National Association of Realtors said on Thursday. The NAR's pending home sales index decreased to a reading of 102.1, down 2.6 percent from the prior month. Home resales rose 1.4 percent in October from the prior month but were down 5.1 percent from a year earlier, the sharpest 12-...

  • HONG KONG, Nov 14- Potential homebuyers priced out of Hong Kong's stratospheric property market may now feel more hopeful as housing prices finally begin to cool after a bullish stampede lasting more than two years. Prices for private homes in Hong Kong eased for the second straight month in September, dipping 1.4 percent from August, after more than doubling in...

  • HONG KONG, Nov 14- Potential homebuyers priced out of Hong Kong's stratospheric property market may now feel more hopeful as housing prices finally begin to cool after a bullish stampede lasting more than two years. Prices for private homes in Hong Kong eased for the second straight month in September, dipping 1.4 percent from August, after more than doubling in...

  • Home flippers flee market

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on home flippers turning away from the business.

  • Oct 25- Expedia Group Inc saw major growth in its vacation rental business HomeAway and higher travel bookings in the third quarter, helping it to beat Wall Street's profit estimates on Thursday. "Overall, HomeAway is the brightest spot," CFRA Research analyst Tuna Amobi said. Expedia, which has grown through a string of acquisitions, is aggressively investing to...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 19- U.S. home sales fell in September by the most in over two years as the housing market continued to struggle despite strength across the broader economy. The National Association of Realtors said on Friday that existing home sales dropped 3.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.15 million units last month. NAR Chief Economist...

  • Cramer Remix: Zillow's risky move has not paid off

    Jim Cramer reveals why the real estate company's strategy in the housing market was the wrong move at the wrong time.

  • Jim Cramer on "Mad Money."

    Jim Cramer reveals why the real estate company's strategy in the housing market was the wrong move at the wrong time.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 27- Contracts to buy previously owned homes declined more than expected in August and have now fallen on an annual basis for eight consecutive months, the latest indication that the housing market is struggling to regain momentum. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 20- U.S. home sales flatlined in August but inventory increased for the first time in three years as the housing market continued to struggle despite strength across the broader economy. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday that existing home sales were unchanged at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.34 million units...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 29- Contracts to buy previously owned homes fell in July, continuing a general trend in recent months that reflects a lack of supply in the market. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, decreased 0.7 percent to 106.2 in July. Lawrence Yun, the NAR's chief economist,...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 22- U.S. home sales fell for a fourth straight month in July as a shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices, likely sidelining some potential buyers. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday existing home sales fell 0.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.34 million units last month.

  • BEIJING, Aug 17- Beijing's housing authority said on Friday it will clamp down on market irregularities that have fueled a spike in rental prices, telling major apartment rental service providers, including Ziroom, to correct their behavior. In a statement on its website, the Beijing Municipal Commission of Housing and Urban-rural Development said it had held...

  • LONDON, Aug 1- With the Bank of England looking poised to raise interest rates to a new post-financial crisis high, evidence about the health of Britain's economy appears mixed. Movements in Britain's commercial property can be a good guide to shifts in the wider economy. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors' Commercial Market Survey was one of the first...

  • WASHINGTON, July 30- Contracts to buy previously owned homes unexpectedly rose in June after two straight monthly declines, but the housing market remains hobbled by a dearth of properties available for sale. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, increased 0.9 percent to a...

  • WASHINGTON, July 30- Contracts to buy previously owned homes unexpectedly rose in June after two straight monthly declines, but the housing market remains hobbled by a dearth of properties available for sale. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, increased 0.9 percent to a...

  • WASHINGTON, July 23- U.S. home sales unexpectedly fell in June, posting their third straight monthly decline as a persistent shortage of properties on the market drove house prices to a record high. The report on Monday from the National Association of Realtors added to last week's soft homebuilding data in suggesting that the housing market lagged an apparent...

  • U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales fell 0.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.38 million units last month.

  • Shoppers walk through the Menlo Park Mall in Edison, New Jersey.

    Jim Cramer says the retail resurgence is boosting business at affiliated real estate investment trusts, but says he's not enthusiastic about REIT stocks just yet.