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Seattle housing market is under pressure as Chinese buying 'dries up'

August 3, 2018 - 7:00am
The Seattle housing market has benefited greatly from strong Chinese buyer demand, but now weakness in the Chinese yuan, as well as tighter restrictions on money leaving China, are cutting into that demand. 
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Big guys in commercial real estate gobbling up little guys: Newmark chairman

August 2, 2018 - 3:13pm
Howard Lutnick, BGC Partners CEO and Newmark Group chairman, breaks down why so many commercial real estate companies are going public.
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Consumer sentiment on real estate 'pretty good,' says expert

August 1, 2018 - 8:44pm
Justina Chiu of Fortune Reit shares her insights on the real estate market and whether that is affected by movements in the Chinese yuan.
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Mortgage applications fall for third week to lowest level in a month

August 1, 2018 - 2:38pm
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on mortgage applications falling as interest rates rise and housing prices remain high.
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The Fed didn't raise rates this time, but will again. Here's how to prepare for the next hike

August 1, 2018 - 2:01pm
The Fed pointed to more rate increases before the end of the year. Here's what you should do about that.
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Bargain hunting: The median home price in the Hamptons has dropped below $1 million

August 1, 2018 - 12:35pm
Real estate in the tony Hamptons area of Long Island is showing signs of slowness. Homes that were listed for $15 million are selling for as low as $9 million or $10 million, The Financial Times reports.
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Housing demand sees biggest drop in more than 2 years

August 1, 2018 - 9:52am
Housing demand has been very strong, but red-hot home prices, combined with higher mortgage rates, are finally taking their toll on affordability and demand. Housing demand in June fell by the biggest margin since April 2016. 
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Mortgage applications drop as rates continue to rise

August 1, 2018 - 7:34am
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest look at weekly mortgage applications.
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Weekly mortgage applications to buy a home hit the lowest level in a month as rates continue to rise

August 1, 2018 - 7:00am
Total mortgage application volume slipped 2.5 percent last week from the previous week.
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Healthy workers tend to be more productive. How to tell if your office is 'healthy'

August 1, 2018 - 12:30am
Studies show that healthy workers tend to be more productive, a concept that is behind a growing trend in real estate to create offices with measurable wellness benefits, The New York Times reports. 
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A space lawyer explains who owns the moon

July 31, 2018 - 3:56pm
Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong may have literally planted a US flag on the moon, but nearly 50 years later, many still wonder: Who owns the moon? A professor of space law elaborates on this question in The Conversation.
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First billion dollar residential listing in US

July 31, 2018 - 11:13am
CNBC's Robert Frank takes viewers to the mountain of Beverly Hills, a plot of land that's bigger than Disneyland, and has a price tag of $1 billion.
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Devastating flash floods put US towns in peril, forcing real estate developers to change strategy

July 31, 2018 - 10:31am
A historic town in Maryland, barely a blip on the map, is a blueprint for developing disaster: real estate development in the face of increasingly wet weather.
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Maryland city working to prevent flood future damage

July 31, 2018 - 6:39am
CNBC's Diana Olick takes a look at how one community in Maryland is dealing with real estate development in the face of intense weather.
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Hong Kong property prices still have room to rise: JLL

July 30, 2018 - 9:45pm
Demand for properties is still strong in Hong Kong, which will push prices higher even if interest rates are rising, says Denis Ma, head of research, Hong Kong at JLL.
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Insane things people will or won’t do for a free home

July 30, 2018 - 3:48pm
From living on an all fast-food diet to cutting communication with friends and family, these are the surprising things people are willing to do in exchange for their dream home. 
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More intense flash floods hit overdeveloped real estate, destroying small-town America

July 30, 2018 - 1:54pm
A historic town in Maryland, barely a blip on the map, is a blueprint for developing disaster: real estate development in the face of increasingly wet weather. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
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Pending home sales fall versus a year ago

July 30, 2018 - 10:11am
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the latest pending home sales data, which ticked up 0.9 percent in June compared to May. It came in lower than June of last year, the sixth straight month of annual declines.
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Pending home sales inch higher in June, but are weaker than last year

July 30, 2018 - 10:00am
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose 0.9 percent in June but were still 2.5 percent lower compared to a year ago. Pending home sales have been down annually for six straight months.
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Tour the most expensive estate in America

July 30, 2018 - 9:42am
Take an exclusive tour of the $1 billion "Mountain of Beverly Hills" with superbroker Aaron Kirman.
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