Global architecture firm Fosters + Partners chairman and founder Lord Norman Foster recently visited The Central Market, Aldar's major redevelopment of the traditional commercial heart of Abu Dhabi. The firm was appointed in 2006 to design the towers and unique retail spaces which have already become a key landmark.
According to Freddie Mac's (OTC:FMCC) third quarter Conventional Mortgage Home Price Index (CMHPI), home values dipped in the third quarter of 2010. This index report parallels FHFA's and S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices reports also released this week.
Social media are the rage among marketers of travel services. And for good reason: there has never been an easier, more interactive way to reach and engage large audiences who maintain similar interests at such a modest cost.
According to Smith Travel Research (STR), the U.S. hotel industry reported increases in all three key performance metrics during the week of November 20th, 2010. In year-over-year comparisons, occupancy increased 8.6 percent to 57.1 percent, ...
According to Standard & Poor's S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the U.S. National Home Price Index declined 2.0% in the third quarter of 2010, after having risen 4.7% in the second quarter. Nationally, home prices are 1.5% below their year-earlier levels.
General Growth Properties Inc. (NYSE: GGP), 19 months under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection from creditors, is in the money again. The second largest mall owner in the U.S., after Simon Properties Group, ...
Bank of China sees gold in refinancing struggling American commercial properties. In the largest loan ever made by the bank's New York City branch, Toronto-based Brookfield Office Properties received $800 million to help cover a multi-million-dollar mortgage that comes due in February 2011.
New ReMax member brokers and owners Alistair and Ann Grell have opened RE/MAX Millenia Realty in Roseau, Dominica's capital city. The new RE/MAX office is part of the Millenia Group - an architectural, engineering and environmental services firm that has been serving Dominica since 2004.
According to a new report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), many commercial real estate markets in the U.S. are flattening out in late 2010, with modestly improving fundamentals expected in 2011.
According to the Federal Housing Finance Agency's (FHFA) seasonally adjusted purchase-only house price index (HPI), U.S. home prices fell in the third quarter of 2010. The HPI, calculated using home sales price information from Fannie Mae- and Freddie Mac-acquired mortgages,
On top of a banking financial crisis, Ireland's commercial real estate market is also in deep trouble, according to DTZ Holdings Plc., a 100-year-old, London-based advisory firm with offices in 140 cities in 42 countries.
(NEWPORT, WALES) -- The Celtic Manor Resort -- host of golf's 2010 Ryder Cup and premier luxury retreat less than two hours outside London -has been voted Europe's "Golf Resort of the Year" by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO).
Q1 - My husband and I are looking to make some home improvements. Is it better to refinance and take out some cash or do a separate loan for the remodel? The cost of the work we want to do is about 10 thousand dollars.
In one of Tokyo's largest real-estate transactions this year, a Japanese-led consortium is set to acquire the distinctive Ralph Lauren building in central Tokyo for $350 million.
St. Joe Co. (NYSE:JOE), one of Florida's largest and oldest landholders, seldom has to defend itself against critics. But when Manhattan hedge fund manager David Einhorn recently and publicly belittled the company and its projects, St. Joe fired back.
The much talked about Spanish slump appears to be over for Real Estate Developer Taylor Wimpey de España, according to Javier Ballester. Ballester, managing director, is thrilled with the consistent up-turn that 2010 has delivered.
Private commercial and residential real estate owners aren't the only ones unable to find buyers for their properties these days. The federal government faces the same dilemma. The General Services Administration, ...
Almost three years after announcing the multi-million-dollar project, New York City developer Larry A. Silverstein says he now is confident he can finally break ground in 2012 on his long-planned 80-story, 1.7-million-square-foot hotel and condo community ...
According to the October Mortgage Monitor Report released this week by Lender Processing Services (NYSE: LPS), shows that accelerated foreclosure referral activity over the last several months has pushed the foreclosure inventory rate to all-time highs.