Rate of home ownership among black and Latino millennials is strikingly...

Mama may have, Papa may have ... but God bless the child that's got his own. The famous Billie Holiday lyrics ring true when it comes to the current...

Capital One Co-Founder Is Making a Bet on the Subprime Market

(Bloomberg)—The co-founder of Capital One Financial Corp. is betting now’s a good time to lend to the riskiest borrowers. Nigel Morris, Richard Fairbank’s partner in creating the company that became...

Average US mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.51 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the third consecutive week, yet they remain significantly higher than a year ago. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on...

Developers: Freeze or eliminate impact fees

The message was clear: Developers are not in favor of an increase in impact fees. Instead, they asked the city to consider freezing or even eliminating the fees. Representatives from...

Airbnb Wins Preliminary Ruling Blocking NYC Demand for Data

A federal judge blocked a New York City law aimed at cracking down on home-sharing companies. U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer on Thursday granted a request by Airbnb Inc. and...

Is this ‘the future of malls’? Take a sneak peek inside...

Fountains that spout fire and water. A new wing with a glittering glass roof. Fifteen new designer labels on the order of Prada and Gucci and 10 open-air restaurants....

Privatization Should Help EdR Get Over Capital-Raising Hurdles

This week’s sale of student housing REIT Education Realty Trust (EdR) to an affiliate of Greystar Real Estate Partners—the latest big M&A move in the REIT space this year—came...

Real Estate Q&A: How Can I Help My Children Avoid Probate...

Q: I live in a condo in a 55+ community and want to help my children avoid probate when I eventually pass away. What should I do? _ Sheryle A:...

Real estate market is strong in the fall

There's a crispness in the air this fall, as well as the aromas of warm vanilla, crunchy apples and pumpkin spice. All of these seasonal sights and sounds add curb...

ABQ April homebuying surges ahead at full tilt

The spring homebuying season in the Albuquerque metro area could be described this way: Fewer house listings, higher prices and faster deals. It wasn’t just the weather that was heating...

Some ‘tiny houses’ may be built in Macon for some people...

Some "tiny houses" may be built in Macon. Georgia Behavioral Health Services Inc. has applied to the Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission to rezone 945 Maynard St. and 958...

Seattle Seethes Over Plan to Build High-Rise on Pearl Jam Haunt

Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and Macklemore played there, as did the greats of an earlier era, such as Duke Ellington and Muddy Waters. Now, there’s a plan to tear down...