Home Tags Housing

Tag: Housing

Eisman was played by Steve Carell in the movie version of 'The Big Short."

A star investor in ‘The Big Short’ is betting against Canadian banks

Steve Eisman, the hedge-fund manager famous for betting against the US housing market in 2008, is sounding the alarm on the Canadian market.
'The Flintstones' house in Hillsborough, California.

The owner of a ‘Flintstones’ house in California is being sued by neighbors over the ‘eyesore’ property, which features big me...

The owner's grandson said in a statement that she "will fight to save the Flintstone House."

Rent in Queens fell after Amazon backed out of plans to build its HQ2 there

Rental prices and new leases in Queens fell last month after Amazon backed out of plans to build its second headquarters there.

Here’s exactly how much you’ll pay your mortgage company over 10, 15, or 30 years

Using the standard mortgage calculation formula, we estimated how much mortgage borrows will pay their mortgage providers over time.
This is the latest in a series of gloomy results for the housing market, which took a dark turn toward the end of 2018.

Home sales continue to get whacked, falling to a 3-year low, and an increase in mortgage delinquencies is looming

The housing market got more bad news this week, as existing-home sales fell again in January, hitting a three-year low.
The contemporary mansion's asking price is five times that of the neighborhood's median home value.

The most expensive listing in America’s wealthiest town got a $5 million price cut — take a look inside the 7-bedroom, $27.5 million Silic...

The newly constructed $27.5 million Atherton, Calif., mansion sits 20 minutes from the headquarters of both Facebook and Google. Take a look around.
Most homes in Atherton, California, have gates or hedges that prevent prying eyes from looking in.

Inside the most expensive town in America, where tech moguls live in multimillion-dollar mansions and the average household income is over $450,000

Take a tour of Atherton, California — the most expensive zip code in America for the third year in a row.
To afford a two-bedroom apartment, a minimum-wage worker would need to work around 122 hours a week.

A minimum-wage worker needs 1.5 jobs just to afford half the rent for a 2-bedroom apartment in most of the US

To afford a two-bedroom apartment in the US, a minimum-wage worker would need to work about 122 hours a week.
Carpenter's work on a housing site at Mid-Atlantic Builders "The Villages of Savannah" development in Brandywine, Maryland May 31, 2013.

Experts are throwing cold water on a ‘housing collapse’

The housing sector — from homebuilders, to mortgage lenders, to economic data — has been under intense pressure, but some say concerns are overblown.
The newly built luxury residential tower 56 Leonard Street stands below the top of One World Trade Center on July 24, 2018 in New York City. Manhattan real estate prices have suffered their worst second quarter since the financial crisis.

The CEO of a real-estate brokerage says the weekend that determines the direction of the housing market every year is right around the corner

Super Bowl weekend is a defining moment for the year's housing market, says Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman.