This week the IHA issued a call for advancing housing affordability during its 2015 Interim Meeting this week in Ottawa.
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.
New York attracted the most commercial real estate investment during the last year.
The newest TV star of 'Dragon's Den', Michael Wekerle has purchases the former Anheuser-Busch estate in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida for $12.5 million.
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board plans to open an office in São Paulo in April 2014.
Home sales in Canada posted the third monthly decline in December, according to The Canadian Real Estate Association.
The company is in talks to add hotels in Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia. A second site in Sao Paulo could come later.
The number of U.S. housing starts in November increased 22.7 percent from the prior month, reaching its highest level in five years. Housing starts reached an annually adjusted rate of 1,091,000.
Manulife Financial Corp. has purchased its first office building in New York's financial district from Mitsui Fudosan Co., Japan's largest property developer, for $166.5 million.
Home sales in Canada barely shifted in November, keeping the housing market in balanced territory, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. National home sales dropped 0.1 percent from October to November.
Home sales in Greater Vancouver were 38 percent higher in November, compared to last year, as the market enjoys consistent home sales and listing activity. A total of 2,321 homes were sold in November, compared 1,686 sales last year.
The Carlyle Group announced today the purchase of Diversified Global Asset Management Corporation, a global hedge fund manager with a portfolio worth more than $6.7 billion, as part of the group's plan to diversify its investment options.
Cascade Investment, the private equity firm of Microsoft founder Bill Gates, has purchased Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta from Host Hotels & Resorts. This is the second acquisition of a Four Seasons property in recent weeks.
The Big Apple remains the favorite target for property investors scanning the globe for deals. New York attracted $49.2 billion in property deals last year, a 39 percent increase, easily outpacing London's $32.3 billion.