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Post U.S. Election Results, a Spike in 'Move Overseas' Searches Occurs

Post U.S. Election Results, a Spike in 'Move Overseas' Searches Occurs

According to InternationalLiving.com, there has been a 160% surge in online searches for terms like "move overseas" and "expats overseas" post Trump election victory this week. Read More »


Top 5 Best Countries to Escape U.S. Election Results Revealed

Top 5 Best Countries to Escape U.S. Election Results Revealed

With the U.S. presidential elections looming, Amy Schumer said she'd move to Spain -- Bryan Cranston said he'd move to Canada -- Jon Stewart said he'd move to another planet. 23 celebrities have claimed they'll leave the country if they don't like the election results next week. Read More »

Declining Chinese Currency Benefitting Global Property Markets, Says JLL

Declining Chinese Currency Benefitting Global Property Markets, Says JLL

It's been a year since China surprised the world by allowing greater flexibility in the renminbi exchange rate, resulting in its drop in value by a record 1.9 percent against the US dollar. Read More »

U.S. Cities with Growing Tech Presence Lure Skilled, Educated Millennial Workforce

U.S. Cities with Growing Tech Presence Lure Skilled, Educated Millennial Workforce

According to CBRE Group, Inc.'s annual report Scoring Tech Talent, San Francisco remains the nation's leading tech market Read More »


Global Property Spotlight

Grand Tetons Wonderland - (Driggs, Idaho)

Grand Tetons Wonderland - (Driggs, Idaho)

Huntsman Springs is golf and club community developed by Jon Huntsman, Sr. A place of serenity and beauty in the hitherto undeveloped Teton Valley of Western Idaho. Read More »

Last Updated November 11, 2016 10:00 AM ET

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Spending time in the U.S. costs Canadians more these days with the value of the Canadian dollar hitting a 13-year low.

The majority of real estate investors in the Americas intend to increase their property acquisitions in 2016, with Los Angeles as the top target market ahead of New York City and Dallas/Ft. Worth.

Industrial and supply chain real estate occupiers and investors alike experienced a record-breaking year in 2015 and should expect this trend to continue well into 2016.

Foreign real estate buyers continue to strengthen the Miami and South Florida real estate market, accounting for 36 percent or $6.1 billion of total sales volume.

According to JLL's annual Data Center Outlook report, as more global companies move data and information to the cloud, the cloud itself is actually moving closer to them.

This week the IHA issued a call for advancing housing affordability during its 2015 Interim Meeting this week in Ottawa.

Commercial real estate firms need to speed up investment in technology innovation to capture and manage capital allocation.

If you are a businesses looking for office space in the nation's hottest tech markets should expect to pay a premium - and a hefty one in many of the top tech cities across the U.S.

While total unit sales from international home buyers decreased from last year, total sales dollar volume increased 13 percent.

Global real estate markets are most vulnerable in economies with not just a greater dependency on oil but also in those with a high cost of oil production.

With the official start of summer this Memorial Day weekend, are you looking for an out-of-the-ordinary summer escape, away from the crowds? Well...there are some great ones!

When you think of thriving destinations for golf resort communities, the Sun Belt naturally comes to mind first - places like Florida, California and Arizona - not Canada - until now.

A newly published report by the prestigious Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews shows there are 34,011 golf facilities in 206 countries.

According to the Miami Association of Realtors own website stats, Brazil topped the list of foreign countries conducting online searches in January 2015.

International investment in commercial real estate is dominated by Asian interests in both Canada and the U.S.

With weakening global currencies, fewer Latin American and European buyers are investing in Miami condos, but Asian and domestic buyers are helping fill the gap.

Here are my personal picks for the Top 10 cities on Earth. Some of them may surprise you. But all of them touch me on some level (or on several levels!)

If the ferocity of this year's winter is any reminder, there's a reason millions of American and Canadian "snowbirds" head south each year for the winter months.


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