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Harvard: Remodeling market may stall in 2020

CNBC's "Power Lunch" team talks about why home improvement has stalled with Abbe Will, associate project manager at Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies. Read Article

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 11:46:00 PDT

Homeowners adding extra homes on their property, here's how it works

Homeowners are looking for new streams of revenue in their own backyard. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the auxiliary dwelling units (ADU) trend. Read Article

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 11:04:00 PDT

Backyard bungalows are becoming big business for homeowners and builders

They're not just she-sheds or he-sheds or granny pods or tiny homes. The latest housing trend in the backyard is now front and center for a new breed of homebuilder and landlord. Read Article

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 08:59:00 PDT

Brokerage Compass starts offering an easier, less expensive way to get a bridge loan

One of the fastest-growing real estate brokerages in the U.S. is announcing a new service designed to make it easier for current homeowners to buy another home. Read Article

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 05:50:00 PDT

Real estate mogul Barry Sternlicht: WeWork went 'off the rails' but it's still a 'real company'

"It was built for hyper growth and that is too capital intensive," says the Starwood Capital founder. Read Article

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:41:00 PDT

What Hong Kong's leader delivered was 'out of the ordinary'

Bernard Chan of the Executive Council of Hong Kong says the new housing measures announced by Chief Executive Carrie Lam may be a "silver lining" to the "crisis" that the city is in. Read Article

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 01:06:00 PDT

Hong Kong leader's policy address was 'quite positive': UBS

Wendy Liu of UBS Investment Bank says Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam's approach at the policy speech begins to address some long-term social issues in the city. Read Article

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:57:00 PDT

Discussing a possible 'ripple effect' from WeWork

Anjali Bastianpillai of Pictet Asset Management says WeWork's withdrawn IPO highlights the fact that investors need to find "truly disruptive" companies. Read Article

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:26:00 PDT

Ahead of weekend protests in Hong Kong, politician says violence must stop

Earlier this week, a package of housing initiatives was introduced and Chan says those measures are the first step to returning the city to "normalcy." Read Article

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 23:25:00 PDT

Airbnb's cash numbers could show that it's not another WeWork in the making

Following a report on Thursday showing that Airbnb's losses doubled from a year earlier, a source familiar told CNBC that it has $3 billion on its balance sheet. Read Article

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:19:00 PDT