• U.S. Home Prices Increase in 93% of Markets

                    U.S. home prices increased in about 93% of markets in the second quarter, according to the latest quarterly report from the National Association of Realtors. The median price for an existing single-family home in the second quarter was up 8.2% from the second quarter of 2014. The […][...]

  • 9 Markets With the Highest Share of Equity

         Markets With the Highest Share of Equity DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2015 As home prices rise, more home owners in some parts of the country are seeing gains in equity. Read more: Many Owners May Underestimate Their Equity Nearly 20 percent of all properties with a mortgage are considered […][...]

  • 20 Hottest Housing Markets

                    The 20 Hottest Housing Markets Right Now DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, AUGUST 03, 2015 The U.S. housing market may be finding more balance, according to a new report from®. For the first three weeks in July, the median list price rose to $234,000 nationwide, […][...]

  • Globalization of Real Estate

    Speech delivered by Prakash Loungani Advisor, Research Department at the IMF 2015 Global Real Estate Summit in Washington DC July 8, 2015 Good afternoon. I am grateful to Professor Ko Wang of Johns Hopkins University for putting together this plenary session. And I welcome the many real estate associations—including the Global Chinese Real Estate Congress—that […][...]

  • Largest Ranch in the US available for $725 Million

                    $725M for Largest Ranch in U.S. DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2015 The largest ranch in the U.S., spanning 798 square miles and more than six counties, has hit the market in Texas for $725 million. The property is bigger than Los Angeles and New […][...]