Real Estate News

Below are the latest real estate news headlines for buyers and sellers.

Real Estate

Home prices rise at a slower rate in July: S&P Case-Shiller

Potential home buyers are hitting an affordability wall, and sellers are caving to the new reality. Read Article

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 06:00:00 PDT

Risk tracker RMS predicts up to $5 billion in insured losses from Hurricane Florence

RMS' estimations include property damage and business interruption in residential, commercial, industrial and automobile businesses while factoring in post-event loss amplification. Read Article

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:19:00 PDT

Tariffs take a toll on home renovations

CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at how the trade situation with China is impacting home renovators. Read Article

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:15:00 PDT

New Chinese tariffs are about to make your home renovation more expensive

Home renovation demand is soaring, and so are the costs to do it, thanks to a new round of tariffs on goods imported from China.  Read Article

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:18:00 PDT

Home sellers slashing prices nationwide, NYC real estate prices drop

CNBC's Diana Olick reports that NYC real estate prices dropped as a new supply hit the market. Read Article

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:28:00 PDT

3 places for a tropical beachfront retirement outside the hurricane zone

You can live the laidback tropical lifestyle of beachfront retirement with no worries about the need for expensive hurricane insurance, according to International Living. Read Article

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:28:00 PDT

Home sellers slash prices, especially in California

As more supply comes onto the U.S. housing market, and mortgage rates rise, affordability is hitting a wall. That has more sellers lowering prices.  Read Article

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:24:00 PDT

Booking vacation to Bermuda vs. a new kitchen: Here's how some people misuse their home equity loan

No, you should not use that home equity line of credit to fund your vacation to Bermuda. You also shouldn't use it to pay for the utilities.  Read Article

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:17:00 PDT

August housing starts up 9.2 percent, housing permits down 5.7 percent

CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in August's housing starts and permits. Read Article

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:30:00 PDT

Weekly mortgage applications rise 1.6% as interest rates hit a 7-year high

Total mortgage application volume increased 1.6 percent last week compared with the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's seasonally adjusted report. Read Article

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 04:00:00 PDT