Seattle, Washington: Are you an eco-wanderer or an urban explorer? Ponder for a moment, if you could travel the world, where would you go? Is your calling the pulse of big cities or traveling to destinations accessible only by canoe?
Vietnam has been revealed as the world's top outsourcing location for the first time, according to new research from global real estate adviser Cushman & Wakefield.
This week CENTURY 21 Real Estate announced that its global footprint has now been expanded in Asia, Africa and South America.
Real estate risk to both assets and employees is on the rise in several emerging-market economies.
Lima's office market is enjoying strong office demand as landlords have delivered a significant amount of new office inventory.
Wyndham Hotel Group plans to dramatically increase the number of its hotels in Latin America.
JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group reported five forces will drive the hotel investment market in the next 5 years.
Each year on June 24th, Cusco, Peru - already an ancient city - transforms itself into the Inca capital that it once was. The Inti Raymi festival is an authentic re-enactment of a sacred Inca solstice celebration...so authentic, in fact, that you just might find yourself standing in the presence of an Inca Emperor.
In the face of Chile's favorable economic environment, new retail format potential and international opportunities, Chilean retailers have gone on the offensive. According to an article published in the Chilean business periodical Pulso, key Chilean retailers plan to make $7.143 billion in investments up to 2017.
The Chilean residential real estate sector looks set to ring in the new year on a festive note. According to the Chilean Chamber of Construction, it is projected that a record or more than 69,000 residential units will be sold in 2012, beating 2011 results by 18%. Residential demand has been primarily driven by the strong economy, which is currently expected to expand 5.7% in 2012, the second highest in Latin America behind Peru and the sixth highest in the world.
Beating a banner year in 2011, the Peruvian residential real estate sector in 2012 has broken a 17-year record. According to a study by the Camara Peruana de la Construcción (Peruvian Construction Chamber), 21,990 residential units were sold in Peru in 2012. In 2011 and 2010, 21,441 and 14,516 units were sold.
Machu Picchu. Just saying those two words brings to mind images of a regal Inca city on the mountain...and a million questions. Who were they? Where did they come from? Why did they pick this spot to build their shining city on the mountain? And where did they go?
The government of Peru, a western South American republic with a population of 30 million, has launched a campaign to attract foreign hotel investors. The country, one of the smallest on the continent with a land mass of only 497,000 square miles, are offering easy tax credits and quick development loans.
In a trend that will likely continue in the coming years, Chilean companies are increasingly entering northern neighbor Peru's booming retail market. Reflecting this trend, it has just been announced that Chilean mall operator Plaza S.A., through the entity Mall Aventura Plaza, has opened its fourth mall in Peru, Santa Anita.