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White House calls on Congress to extend expiring eviction ban

President Joe Biden is calling on Congress to extend the national eviction ban, which is set to expire in two days. Read Article

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 08:49:45 PDT

Wegmans is moving into an old Kmart location to open its first Manhattan store

Wegmans Food Markets announced Thursday it will be opening its second location in New York City as it moves into the old Kmart location at Astor Place. Read Article

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:56:31 PDT

Pending home sales drop in June ó more evidence of a housing turnaround

After rising in May, signed contracts on existing homes fell in June due to sky-high prices. Read Article

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:23:58 PDT

Ratings agencies downgrade China Evergrande as concerns over junk bonds rise

China's tech crackdown may have triggered shockwaves across stock markets, but it's real estate that's sparking concerns in Asia's credit markets, BlackRock said. Read Article

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 00:41:05 PDT

Rent controls are becoming a highly divisive issue in Europe

Rent controls are becoming increasingly popular in many European nations, but experts note they can even scare investors away. Read Article

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 22:36:23 PDT

Here are your best moves while the Fed keeps rates near zero

The Fed's near-zero rate policy can help some Americans get a leg up, especially if they can refinance high-interest debt or take out a low-interest loan. Read Article

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 11:24:28 PDT

A historic eviction crisis could be coming to the U.S. in days, this housing expert warns

Ten million or more Americans are behind on rent, with the national eviction ban about to expire. CNBC spoke with housing expert Emily Benfer about the crisis. Read Article

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:03:03 PDT

Mortgage rates just dropped to a six-month low, and refinances shoot higher

Applications to refinance a home loan jumped 9% last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Read Article

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 04:02:11 PDT

Home prices broke records in May, according to S&P Case-Shiller

Home prices were 16.6% higher than in May 2020, the highest reading in the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller report's 30-plus years. Read Article

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 06:23:12 PDT

Consumer losses due to Covid-related fraud top $500 million

Consumers have reported losing more than $500 million to Covid-related fraud since the beginning of 2020, according to the Federal Trade Commission. Read Article

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 13:05:23 PDT