PICTURE an empty apartment - there are thousands in Manhattan's new towers - and fill it with the city's chattiest real estate developers. How do you quiet the room? Ask about their sales.

THE mortgage-interest deduction, a beloved tax break bound tightly to the American dream of homeownership, once seemed politically invincible. Then it nearly vanished in middle-class...

[BENGALURU] US neighbourhood and community shopping centre retail vacancy rate fell 0.1 per cent to 10.1 per cent in the second quarter, marking the first decline since the beginning of 2016,...

INTEREST rates on US 30-year fixed-rate mortgages fell below 4 per cent for the first time since January 2018 in step with declining US bond yields due to growing trade tension between China and...

[BOSTON] The US housing slowdown is turning out to be a gift to apartment landlords. After all, those people who aren't buying still need somewhere to live.

IN TODAY'S on-demand digital world, buying and selling a home remains stubbornly, painfully analog.

PRESIDENT Trump's tax reform is likely having a negative effect on the housing market, according to a newly published study by researchers at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

VIRGINIA Democratic Governor Ralph Northam will ask state lawmakers on Wednesday to add US$4 million to a housing trust fund, another chance to measure whether long-standing concerns about...

[BENGALURU] The US apartment vacancy rate was flat in the first quarter, with vacancy rising in only 15 of 79 metros, real estate research firm Reis Inc said on Thursday.

A SMALL town in the San Francisco Bay Area is apparently unamused by improvements that one of its high-profile residents has made to a distinctive property known as the Flintstone House.