Real Estate

US housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April

May 16, 2017

US home construction fell again in April to lowest level in 5 months

Philadelphia sues Wells Fargo, alleging minority loan bias

May 16, 2017

Philadelphia is suing Wells Fargo & Co. claiming the bank overcharged more than 1,000 minority homeowners on mortgage loans since 2004

US homebuilder sentiment climbs higher in May

May 15, 2017

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about their business prospects, reflecting a recent surge in sales of newly built homes and a lingering shortage of previously occupied homes on the market

Average US 30-year mortgage rate ticks up to 4.05 percent

May 11, 2017

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates inched higher this week

Christie's: Global sales of luxury homes cooled in 2016

May 10, 2017

Global luxury home sales cooled off in 2016 for the second year in a row, even as a record number of homes sold for more than $100 million, a new report shows

Real estate mogul gets prison for fraud scheme

May 10, 2017

A real estate mogul who defrauded investors of millions of dollars is headed to prison

For sale: 5 acres of paradise. And presidential goodwill?

May 10, 2017

Investor pitches, book promotions and resort visits revive Trump ethics concerns

Sale of Trump Caribbean property revives ethics concerns

May 9, 2017

Investor pitches, book promotions and resort visits revive Trump ethics concerns

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

Apr 20, 2017

State and federal authorities are suing Ocwen Financial Corp., saying the mortgage servicing company botched the handling of millions of mortgage accounts

Ontario brings in foreign housing tax to cool Toronto market

Apr 20, 2017

Foreign nationals who don't live in Canada's biggest city and its surrounding communities will pay an additional 15 percent tax on home purchases under legislation proposed by the government of Ontario province

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