Real Estate News

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

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The inverted yield curve is doing something weird to mortgage rates

It is a rare scenario where long-term interest rates suddenly fall below short-term interest rates. Read Article

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 09:15:00 PDT

ETF Spotlight: Homebuilders rally on low mortgage rates

CNBC's Sara Eisen takes a look at the homebuilding sector as stocks rally on falling mortgage rates and better-than-expected sales data. Read Article

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:34:00 PDT

How this rental platform achieved a 0% default on payments

Ibraheem Babalola of Muster discusses how his platform is using technology in the real estate industry in Africa. Read Article

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 00:25:00 PDT

European Central Bank at the heart of German Bund problem, says Financial Times' Tom Stubbington

Tommy Stubbington, Financial Times markets reporter, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss Germany's interest rates and Denmark's negative mortgages rates. Read Article

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:10:00 PDT

New architects' report shows how the trade war is hitting commercial real estate

A key indicator for the commercial real estate market is showing signs of weakness, and uncertainty in the economy over the trade war and interest rates may be to blame. Read Article

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:13:00 PDT

Existing home sales see first year-over-year increase in 17 months

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on new existing home sales data that shows a slightly better-than-expected number for July. Read Article

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:32:00 PDT

Here's how flattening interest rates are affecting the housing market

George Ratiu, senior economist for realtor.com, and Bess Freedman, and CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, join "Squawk Box" to discuss the latest mortgage app data and the health of the housing market. Read Article

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 04:41:00 PDT

Mortgage demand falls as interest rates flatten

After a rush on refinances, homeowners took a breather last week, despite still seeing the lowest interest rates in about three years. Read Article

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 04:00:00 PDT

Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff

Got extra stuff? Got extra space? A new company is ready to make a match. Neighbor is a barely 2-year-old company that connects homeowners online with people who need storage space. Read Article

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:03:00 PDT

Neighbor.com: 'It's like Airbnb for your stuff'

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new start-up focused on storing belongings with a neighbor. Neighbor.com says its service is like "Airbnb for your stuff." Read Article

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 06:51:00 PDT