Category: Real Estate

Mortgage refinances surge 8%, as interest rates fall

Homeowners are taking advantage of lower interest rates, rushing to refinance their mortgages before rates potentially turn higher again. Total mortgage application...

Architect I.M. Pei dies at age 102

Architect I.M. Pei stands inside of the construction site for the Louvre’s inverted pyramid. He designed the glass and metal pyramids to serve as an entrance to...

Calif governor looking to turn around region with persistent poverty

LOS ANGELES — California’s Central Valley continues to grow in population even though it suffers some of the highest unemployment in the state. The state’s...

Zillow shares rally after Valiant Capital’s Hansen announces position

Scott Eells | Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares of online real estate and home-related mobile platform Zillow rallied Monday afternoon after Valiant Capital said the stock...

San Francisco area home prices are down for the first time in seven years

Across the country, home sales have fallen nearly 15 percent in the last month. CNBC's Diana Olick reports. Source link

Farmland prices stable but potential risks ahead, says KC Fed survey

Corn and soybeans grow on a farm on July 13, 2018 near Tipton, Iowa. Scott Olson | Getty Images News | Getty Images Farmland values in America’s heartland are...

Abu Dhabi's property law reforms are 'game changing': CEO

Abu Dhabi is relaxing its foreign real estate investment laws. Talal Al Dhiyebi of Aldar Properties says, with this change, his company wants to attract non-resident...

Mortgage purchase applications hit highest level in 9 years

Two weeks of rising rates are taking their toll on homeowners hoping to refinance, but homebuyers are not pulling back. Mortgage applications to purchase a home rose 1%...

California plan aims to slash state’s child poverty rate in half by 2039

LOS ANGELES — California may be the fifth-largest economy in the world, but poverty is more prevalent among families with children in the state than in the rest of the...

Here's how investing in home equity works

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how investors are putting money into home equity. Source link