Richard Feinstein, a FTC director, was engaged by Dollar General to provide an independent review of its antitrust analysis as the company presses a takeover of Family Dollar.
Consumer confidence rose again last month. But slowing home values could put a dent in that confidence.
Select Income REIT (SIR) shares fell after announcing that it had purchased REIT Cole Corporate Income Trust for $3 billion total.
Homeowners become reluctant to move for a job, school or more space for a family, reducing demand and dampening gains in home values.
These communities aren't just safe, but have modest housing costs because they're often far from picturesque-but-risky mountains or beaches.
Dollar General didn’t announce any new offer for Family Dollar as the discount retailer reported mixed second-quarter earnings on Thursday.
Profit margins from flipping homes are down about a third from last year, although there are still metro areas good for investment-only property deals.
Dollar General isn’t walking away from its $78.50-a-share cash offer for Family Dollar, even after the company’s bid was rejected earlier in August on antitrust grounds
For yield-starved investors, the attractions of a mortgage REIT can be mouthwatering, but high returns always come with risk.
'Distressed' home sales are down and prices are up. But since they're not likely to go up by much, buyers can take time to shop carefully.
You don't always have to offer more money than the other guy to win a bidding war. Sometimes the personal touch helps, or cold, hard cash.
The founder of David Lerner Associates is barred from being a supervisor until 2015, but that hasn't stopped the firm from packing the room at investment seminars.
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Toys 'R' Us faces a daunting debt maturity wall in 2016, and sources said the retailer should evaluate its refinancing options as soon as possible.
Enterprise Community Partners' report calls a $13 billion JPMorgan settlement 'reasonable' for consumers, but the report doesn't disclose that Enterprise receives substantial backing from the bank.
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