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U.S. home sales post biggest monthly decline since 2015

Apr 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Sales of existing houses, townhomes, and apartments in the United States drop 8.5% in March compared to February – the biggest single-month decline since 2015

HOUSING. An apartment housing building in New York City on April 15, 2020. Photo by Angela Weiss/AFP

Pay the rent or eat? Suddenly jobless Americans face dilemma

Apr 18, 2020 - 10:55 PM

As millions of Americans lose their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic, some say they have no choice but to mount rent strikes

A person walks through an apartment housing unit walkway on April 15, 2020 in New York City. - New York has developed its own antibody test that could help detect those immune to coronavirus as the state looks to gradually end its shutdown, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday. (Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP)

Chinese pouring billions into US real estate – study

May 16, 2016 - 10:00 PM

Their 5 year investment total is more than 110 billion according to the Asia Society and Rosen Consulting Group

epa04007542 A general view of 157 West 57th Street in New York, New York, USA, 03 January 2014. The building which stands 90 storys or 306 meters (1,004 feet tall) will be the tallest residential building in the New York City. EPA/JASON SZENES