Michael Gerrity, Founder & CEO - WORLD PROPERTY JOURNAL™
As founder and CEO of THE WORLD PROPERTY JOURNAL -- the #1 organically-ranked "International Real Estate News" site in the world today by Google -- Mr. Gerrity has been interviewed over the years by numerous local and national news media organizations that include NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, NBC Today Show, TIME Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Business Journal, The New York Times, Palm Beach Post and Florida Trend Magazine. Mr. Gerrity was also awarded the prestigious "40 under 40" Entrepreneur Achievement Award of Central Florida from the Orlando Business Journal in 2000.
Besides running the day to day operations of THE WORLD PROPERTY JOURNAL, Mr. Gerrity has also served on several Boards over the last decade that include the Central Florida Technology Partnership's Digital Media Advisory Board, City of Orlando’s Technology Board, The Economic Development Commission’s Film & Television Board and he is a founding Board Member of Digital Media Alliance Florida - a statewide digital media industry association. In addition he is a member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE).
Mr. Gerrity is also founder of GERRITY CAPITAL, a real estate technology venture capital firm based in Miami, Fl.
International real estate consultant Knight Frank is reporting this week the number of new prospective home buyers registering with them in London rose to its highest weekly total in more than 15 years.
A muted domestic economy, ongoing trade wars and other geopolitical tensions were all contributors to declining home sales in Singapore in 2019.
According to new research by Zillow, the total value of every home in the U.S. is $33.6 trillion, nearly as much as the GDP of the two largest global economies combined -- the U.S. ($20.5 trillion) and China ($13.6 trillion).
High tech firms' pursuit of talent has touched off a wave of inbound millennial migration from across the U.S.
Tech hubs, business-friendly Texas cities and high-growth Florida metro areas top the ranks of U.S. markets set to expand their base of office-using jobs the fastest in the coming years.
Zillow is reporting this week that there are currently 218 million-dollar cities in the U.S. -- cities with a typical home value of $1 million or more -- three more than at the end of 2018 and 74 more than there were five years ago.
According to JLL in its Macau Year-end Property Review 2019, impacted by the cautious investment sentiment caused by the global economic uncertainty, all property sectors in Macau experienced a significant fall in transaction volume last year.
According to HousingAnywhere's latest International Rent Index, a rise in residential rents continued across Europe in Q4 of 2019, yet rents did decelerated in the more expensive cities such as London, Amsterdam and Munich.
Based on ATTOM Data Solutions 2020 Rental Affordability Report, owning a median-priced, three-bedroom home in the U.S. is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 455, or 53 percent, of the 855 U.S. counties analyzed for the report.
According to CoreLogic's latest Single-Family Rent Index (SFRI), which analyzes single-family rent price changes nationally and among 20 metropolitan areas, data collected for October 2019 shows a national rent increase of 3.1% year over year, compared to 2.9% in October 2018.
Based on CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for November 2019, U.S. home prices rose both year over year and month over month. Home prices increased nationally by 3.7% from November 2018. On a month-over-month basis, prices increased by 0.5% in November 2019.
The headline rate of the UK's house price growth continued to slow through 2019, leaving annual house price growth for the UK 0.7% at the end of October 2019, down from 3% at the same point last year.
According to a panel of economists and real estate experts recently surveyed by Zillow, U.S. housing markets in the southern half of the U.S. will perform the best in 2020.
The oldest Millennials, who will turn 40 in 2020, have lived through a turbulent decade of housing marked first by the initial recovery from the Great Recession, then the extraordinary home value growth of recent years.
According to a new report from Redfin, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, and Nassau County, NY experienced the most dramatic housing shifts since 2010.
Prime regional country house prices in the United Kingdom were unchanged in the final three months of 2019, taking the annual change in values to -0.8%. Prices have been flat or declining for the past three years.
As Hong Kong's office market continues to reel from the impacts of the local social movement and economic uncertainties, leasing across all business districts in Hong Kong have been subdued.
According to new research by Redfin, the San Francisco Bay Area neighborhood White Oaks is the most competitive neighborhood of the year for homebuyers.
According to new research from CBRE, U.S. retailers and shippers this 2019 holiday season will handle more returns than ever of goods bought online, illustrating a costly drawback to e-commerce's growth that the industry is working hard to contain.
According to AAA forecasts, more Americans than ever on record - 115.6 million - will travel this holiday season in the U.S., from Saturday, Dec. 21 through Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.