When Blackstone Is Your Landlord

Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Blackstone and a handful of other private equity funds have been buying up single family homes across America at an unprecedented rate. Meanwhile they're rehabbing and renting out these houses to families who've lost their own homes to foreclosures. Bloomberg's Cristina Alesci and Willem Marx repot on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
Are Luxury Brands Feeling the Heat from China?
17:07 - The slowdown in the China economy has been a concern for the luxury sector. The Luxury Brand Agency founder Fabrice Paget tells Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny if there could be trouble ahead, live on “The Pulse.”
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