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Architecture Billings Index Bodes Well for U.S. Construction Industry

Architecture Billings Index Bodes Well for U.S. Construction Industry

According to the AIA, all geographic regions and building project sectors in the U.S. showed positive conditions and heightened level of demand for design services. Read More »

8.1 Million U.S. Homes Have $1.4 Trillion in Negative Equity in Q3

8.1 Million U.S. Homes Have $1.4 Trillion in Negative Equity in Q3

According to RealtyTrac's U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report for the third quarter of 2014, 8.1 million U.S. residential properties were seriously underwater. Read More »

Home Remodeling Index in U.S. at Record High

Home Remodeling Index in U.S. at Record High

Good news for Home Depot and Lowe's. The National Association of Home Builders' Remodeling Market Index reclaimed the high-water mark of 57 in Q3 2014. Read More »

U.S. Industrial Vacancy Rates at 10-Year Low

U.S. Industrial Vacancy Rates at 10-Year Low

According to Cushman and Wakefield, U.S. industrial property vacancy rates have dropped to its lowest level in more than a decade during the third quarter of 2014. Read More »

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The Landings - (St. Lucia, West Indies)

The Landings - (St. Lucia, West Indies)

While investors in Sunbelt real estate have watched their property values slip and slide over the past year, those who discovered the tiny island of St. Lucia have smiles on their faces. Read More »

Last Updated October 24, 2014 8:00 AM ET

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The skies over Miami are filling up with cranes - again. strong demand for existing Miami properties fueled sales and price growth in September.

Asian investors are on track to spend more on U.S. multifamily assets in 2014 than at any other point in history.

A 1,024-unit multifamily portfolio in Orlando was acquired this week by Atlas Residential for $150 million

Existing-home sales bounced back in September to their highest annual pace of the year. All major regions except for the Midwest experienced gains in September.

Private and exclusive residential community in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., announces record home sales for the first six months of 2014

When goblins and ghosts, monsters and maniacs, headless horseman and three-headed creatures roam the streets, looking for...their next piece of candy.

For the third time this year, nationwide housing starts surpassed the million-mark.

Average fixed mortgage rates hitting new lows for the year as 10-year bond yields briefly dipped below 2 percent.

The level of commercial and multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $24.9 billion in the second quarter of 2014.

After four consecutive monthly gains, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell five points.

Foreclosure filings were reported on 317,171 U.S. properties in the third quarter.

Manhattan's Midtown, Midtown South and Downtown office markets all enjoyed year-over-year performance improvements.

Cash sales made up 32.9 percent of total U.S. home sales in July 2014, the lowest share since August 2008, and down from 35.9 percent in July 2013.

According to Zillow, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate is currently 3.81 percent, down fifteen basis points from this time last week.

Nearly half of all U.S. housing markets are better off now than during the last Presidential election cycle two years ago, the balance are not.

The U.S. commercial real estate market strengthened strongly across all property types in the third quarter of 2014

Tight mortgage lending standards continue to affect sales for single-family builders across the nation.

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