An exciting new resort and residential community is taking shape on 483 acres of pristine coconut palms and native maritime forest within 25 minutes driving distance of San Juan.
After a long dry spell, new condo sales are picking up in New York City, thanks to steep discounts.In the first quarter, 460 condos went under contract, a 181 percent increase from a year earlier, according to Corcoran Sunshine Marketing...
Big deals are no strangers to Manhattan's design-conscious Fifth Avenue but the recent retail leasing contract signed by Japan's richest man, Tadashi Yanai, caught the attention of even the most blasé industry watchers.
Q1 - My wife and I are looking to buy our first home. I have excellent credit but she has horrible credit and I know she will hinder our chances of getting a mortgage. She is working on fixing her score, but she had some problem making payments in the past. I have a very secure job and I make a very decent living- do you suggest I just put the home in my name to ensure we get financing?
Gll Partners of Munich have acquired 9,400 square feet of prime retail space on the ground floor of the four-year-old, 13 story 40 Mercer Street residential condominium community. The $41.9 million sale price equates to $4,457 per square foot, a record in the So Ho retail corridor in Lower Manhattan,
The country's unique home buyer tax credit program ends at midnight today - not with a whimper but with mixed reaction from varied sources. Through February, the government approved a total $12.6 billion in tax credits.
(PANAMA CITY, PANAMA) -- In preparation for its grand opening, Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower Panama commissioned Miami based furniture designer Adriana Hoyos to develop various design concepts for the residential portion of the development.
According to Freddie Mac's (NYSE:FRE) latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 5.06 percent with an average 0.7 point for the week ending April 29, 2010. This is down slightly from last week when it averaged 5.07 percent.
Dubai, already recognized worldwide for its innovative construction projects and sports events, is considering attracting even more global attention. Unfazed by growing vacancies in the country's real estate industry,
One of the presumed consequences of the Great Recession has been the emergence of a new form of leisure travel called a "staycation," or the propensity of individuals to select a vacation destination closer to home as an alternative to traveling to a more distant destination, presumably as a result of budgetary constraints at the household level.
According to the latest National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI), the decline in remodeling activity may be reaching an end. Current market conditions jumped to 47.0 from 36.4 in the fourth quarter of 2009. Future indicators of remodeling business leapt to 48.9 from 31.4 in the last quarter.
Abu Dhabi-based Aldar Properties PJSC today announced its financial results for the period ended 31 March 2010. Revenue for the period was AED 227.0 million compared to AED 496.6 million for the period ended 31 March 2009.
They are rolling the dice in Las Vegas these days -- on the casino craps tables but also on foreclosure charts, betting how many more homes will go under. A first-quarter analysis of the housing market released today by Irvine, ...
Frank Nothaft According to Freddie Mac's quarterly Refinance Report, one-half of borrowers who refinanced their conventional loans in Q-1, 2010 will have lowered their mortgage interest rate by at least 16 percent. The new interest rate was 0.9 percentage points...
By all accounts, Peninsula Papagayo changed the development landscape on the northwest coast of Costa Rica. Anchored by a Four Seasons, the 2,300-acre project attracted a new high-end clientele ...
The National Association of Realtors is urging the Senate to act quickly to approve House legislation passed recent to extend loan commitment authority under the Rural Housing Service program to help families purchase homes in rural areas.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 23, the Market Composite Index decreased 2.9 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis, the Index...
Airlines around the world lost $1.7 billion in 6 days when they were forced to ground planes, delay freight traffic and leave thousands of passengers stranded at shutdown terminals, according to the International Air Transport Association.
Set on a 150-acre oasis of privacy and beauty, the Biltmore is the standard for elegance and sophistication, yet it is just minutes away from South Beach, Miami's financial area and Biscayne Bay.
Swedish IKEA Group, one of the world's largest home products retailer, is planning to invest up to $1 billion in the construction of a giant shopping complex in Moscow region "Mega-4", sources in the local authorities have recently told.