Real Estate

Jeung Hyun, Portfolio Manager at Adelante Capital Management, gives us three stock picks in the real estate investment trusts or REITS.

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said President Donald Trump “has approved” the Treasury’s plan to reform mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Nearly 10% of homeowners polled by said they withdrew from their retirement savings to cover their down payment and closing costs.

Homebuyers are taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and a slow summer for sellers, and that is driving mortgage applications higher.

The government is weighing whether a recent court win for mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should be appealed to the Supreme Court, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC on Tuesday.

The WeWork initial public offering is full speed ahead, sources familiar with the matter tell CNBC’s David Faber, despite a number of a setbacks including a dramatic cut in its valuation and its biggest outside investor urging the controversial real estate company to shelve the offering.

The Fall housing season is underway and mortgage rates are falling but bidding wars haven’t happened. Why is that? Diana Olick explains.

Skylar Olsen, Senior Economist at Zillow, joins us on the show and gives us her perspective on the upcoming Fall housing season.

Mortgage rates are around the lowest in three years, but buyers are suddenly much more cautious about purchasing a home. Competition is cooling, and consequently sellers can no longer command any price.

The Trump administration on Thursday released its first formal plan to overhaul the housing finance system and begin the process of removing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government conservatorship, where they have been for the past 11 years.

With competition increasing among internet-based real estate firms for control of the homebuying and -selling market, companies including Opendoor, Redfin and Zillow are seeking ways to design an end-to-end experience when consumers buy, sell or trade a home online.

For the second year in a row, Vienna, Austria has been ranked the most liveable city in the world, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

A growing number of millennials are ready to buy homes and it could heat up the housing market. Diana Olick has more for us.

Home price gains had been shrinking over the last year, but the increases turned higher again this summer. Home prices were up 3.6% in July compared with July 2018, according to CoreLogic.

Can someone’s attic turn into a cash cow? Diana Olick reports on how one company is reinventing the storage industry connecting people with extra space with those who have extra stuff.