Accidental landlords — an unwelcome consequence of the housing market shock

As the housing market crashed and its rebound is still shutting out many, some Americans made accommodations that they might never have considered otherwise......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

How Marin homeowners are cashing in on their homes without selling

In pricey Marin County, some homeowners are becoming "accidental" landlords to avoid selling their homes so they can capitalize on the hot housing market......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

"It’s A Warning Shot" - Hong Kong Dollar Spikes Highest Since 2003

A shock jump in the Hong Kong dollar. Rising interbank rates. Both moves are synonymous with limited liquidity, which is driving Hong Kong borrowing costs sky-high, and is a troubling sign for its bubbly housing market. The Ho.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 25th, 2018

Grappling with soaring housing costs, San Jose again enacts new rules for apartment landlords

The San Jose City Council once again tinkered with the city’s apartment rental regulations in hopes of protecting residents most vulnerable to the vicious market without encouraging landlords and developers to take their business elsewhere......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

Cramer"s game plan: Focus on opportunity as market awaits Fed, China news

Jim Cramer guides investors through his plan for the week ahead, which will include key housing data and may bring news on interest rates and a potential trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: madmoney15 hr. 42 min. ago

Nycha mulls private development to stem decline

The New York City Housing Authority is considering selling its air rights as well as allowing private developers to both build market-rate apartments on its unused land and manage more than one-third... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 16th, 2018

Senior Housing downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 16th, 2018

Understanding China’s `One-Way Bet’ Property Market: QuickTake

The history of China’s housing market is short by global standards, since private home ownership only began in 1998. But what a two decades it’s been. Home prices have skyrocketed, creating a mentality that real estate is a one-way bet. The gove.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 15th, 2018

Australian Home Prices Could Collapse 30%: UBS

A new analysis by UBS concludes that housing prices in Australia could fall as much as 30% in a deep recession scenario. UBS analyst Jonathan Mott assembled five different scenarios to predict the direction that Australia’s housing market c.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 15th, 2018

Economic Report: Mortgage rates hold steady as housing market stresses mount

Rates for home loans were mostly unchanged in the most recent week, of little use to anyone trying to buy a home - there are few good options - or refinance - most everyone who could benefit already has......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

KB Home lowers FY18 housing revenue view to $4.5B from $4.6B

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 15th, 2018

Four Words Hold Key to Hong Kong Property Bust

The real estate broker’s mantra needs a small adaptation for the world’s least affordable housing market......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 14th, 2018

Beacon Roofing (BECN) to Post Q4 Earnings: What"s in Store?

Material cost inflation and pricing pressures are likely to hurt Beacon Roofing's (BECN) fiscal Q4 results. However, cost synergies and solid housing market make us optimistic about the stock. Beac.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 14th, 2018

PulteGroup (PHM) Rides on Land Acquisition Plan, Costs High

Prudent land investment strategy and positive housing market are likely to drive PulteGroup'.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 14th, 2018

Cooling down of housing market could be good news for buyers

The cycle has moved from seller-advantage to at least mildly buyer-advantage in many parts of the country......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 14th, 2018

Home Depot weakness on housing concerns a buying opportunity, says Citi

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 14th, 2018

ABQ home sales hit 12-year high

Albuquerque's housing market continues its hot streak, hitting a 12-year high in October. Pending sales hit a 12-year high at the end of October, reports the Greater Albuquerque Association of Realtors, with both home sales and homes under contract .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Black, Hispanic homeownership rates remain stuck below those of whites

All homebuyers face a tough housing market, but larger shares of black and Hispanic buyers had to surmount more obstacles than white buyers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 13th, 2018

Walmart India venture Flipkart loses CEO to misconduct probe

The head of Walmart Inc's Indian venture Flipkart Group, Binny Bansal, has resigned following a probe into "serious personal misconduct", a shock to the U.S. retailer's efforts to compete with Amazon in India's huge consumer market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2018

Homeowners are spending, Home Depot is winning

Home Depot is breezing past all expectations for the third quarter, including comparable-store sales, with consumers plowing money into homes even as the housing market appears to cool off......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 13th, 2018

Indications are housing market may be slowing down


Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018