Those fleeing domestic violence nationwide are struggling with a critical piece of recovery: finding a permanent home. As rents skyrocket and waiting lists for public housing grow, victims often end up homeless for years - or go back to their abusers.
Short of cash and unsettled in their careers, young Americans are waiting longer than ever to buy their first homes.
It's a great time to be a landlord. You just wouldn't know it by looking at how real estate investment trusts are faring this year. Demand for apartments, storage space and other commercial real estate has grown as the economy adds jobs at a solid clip.
No Longer Empty is a nonprofit arts group that seeks out empty and underutilized spaces for art installations throughout New York City.
U.S. construction spending increased in June by the smallest amount in five months as a big drop in nonresidential building activity offset a third straight increase in home building.
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.
The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it?
Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.
U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year.
For a century and a half, San Francisco's Chinatown, the nation's oldest, has sheltered waves of immigrants seeking a new life. Now, Chinatown faces powerful economic and demographic challenges that could upend its identity as the city undergoes an unprec