English councils go on commercial property spending spree to boost income

English councils went on a massive £6.6bn commercial property spending spree over the past three years, buying office buildings and shopping centres to...

Low mortgage rates spark refinance boom

CNBC's Diana Olick reports on weekly mortgage application data. READ SOURCE

Mini-mortgage refinance boom continues as coronavirus keeps rates low

A real estate agent shows a home to a prospective buyer in Miami.Getty ImagesMortgage lenders were busy last week, but mostly with current...

Retail landlords go shopping for bankrupt chains

Property executives are unlikely stewards of youthful clothing brands. But Forever 21 is to be subsumed by two of its largest landlords after...

There are still opportunities in China's market amid coronavirus outbreak, say UBS

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Why Link is just not into Intu

Romcom He’s just not that into you was neither good nor funny. Link, a Hong Kong real estate trust, is not that into...

Blow for Lakeside owner Intu as investor shuns £1bn cash call

Intu Properties was dealt another blow on Tuesday after a Hong Kong-based investor pulled out of plans to take part in the shopping...

UBS reportedly racing to curb outflows at landmark real estate fund

Renovations include new floor tiles and a switch from brass accents to stainless steel at the CambridgeSide mall in Cambridge, MA on Jun....

Coronavirus/China property: room with a flu

House hunting is of course the last thing on people’s minds during an epidemic. Business is understandably slow for property developers around China....

Non-bank mortgage lenders may face more scrutiny from regulators

As the housing market heats up, non-bank lending is taking over the mortgage market. Now regulators are raising red flags. David Stevens, former...