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Paris Named Top Global Prime Residential Market for 2020, Berlin and Miami Close Behind

Paris Named Top Global Prime Residential Market for 2020, Berlin and Miami Close Behind

According to a new report by global real estate consultant Knight Frank, with capital growth in most prime residential markets around the world shrinking in 2019, the global economic landscape looks markedly different from that a year ago. Read More »


Medical Office Buildings Draw Stronger Interest From Institutional Investors in U.S.

Medical Office Buildings Draw Stronger Interest From Institutional Investors in U.S.

According to a new report from CBRE, strong fundamentals have increasingly made U.S. medical office real estate a favorite of institutional investors, keeping investment volumes at high levels and capitalization rates low this year in relation to conventional offices. Read More »

Developer Bids for Hong Kong's Kai Tak Site Drop 67 Percent Amid Political Unrest

Developer Bids for Hong Kong's Kai Tak Site Drop 67 Percent Amid Political Unrest

The average number of bidders for residential sites in Kai Tak decreased by 67% to just 5.5 in 2019 from two years ago. Read More »

Mortgage Applications in U.S. Dip in Late November

Mortgage Applications in U.S. Dip in Late November

According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending November 29, 2019, mortgage applications decreased 9.2 percent from one week earlier. This week's results include an adjustment for the Thanksgiving holiday. Read More »


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Brand New Residences Bring Modern Luxury Living to Paradise Island Bahamas

Brand New Residences Bring Modern Luxury Living to Paradise Island Bahamas

In the heart of breathtaking Paradise Island adjacent to Nassau, Bahamas, a very rare residential opportunity will soon be available. Opportunities like this are extremely limited on this 685 acre island paradise. Read More »


Last Updated December 6, 2019 8:30 AM ET

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According to Knight Frank's latest Australian Prime Waterfront Index, prime absolute waterfront properties in Australia are worth up to 63% more than their inland counterparts on average.

The majority of single-family and multifamily housing production in the nation is occurring in counties with the greatest concentration of millennials.

According to a new survey by CBRE of personnel at 14 of the major U.S. malls and large-format retail centers that CBRE manages found the following regarding results from this Thanksgiving weekend's holiday shopping season:

According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for October 2019, U.S. home prices rose both year over year and month over month. Home prices increased nationally by 3.5% from October 2018. On a month-over-month basis, prices increased by 0.5% in October 2019.

According to new research by Zillow, Baby Boomers in the U.S. are set to leave their homes at record levels in the coming years, freeing inventory in what has been an increasingly tight market since the economic recovery began.

The National Association of Realtors is reporting this week that pending home sales in the U.S. retreated in October 2019, taking a slight step back after two prior months of increases.

More than 55 million U.S. travelers are making plans to kick off the holiday season with a trip of 50 miles or more away from home.

According to ATTOM Data Solutions newly released its annual analysis of the best days of the year to buy a U.S. home, the 3 best days to buy a home at a discount are all in the month of December.

According to a new report from CBRE, new trends are in store for retailers and shoppers this shortened holiday retail season include an earlier start to holiday promotions, new collaborations to shorten delivery windows and pare their cost.

CoreLogic's newly released Single-Family Rent Index shows a national rent increase of 3 percent in September 2019, which remained flat in comparison to September 2018.

U.S. restaurant industry and the retail real estate it occupies are being reshaped by fundamental industry shifts including the rapid growth of third-party, meal-delivery services, increasing adoption of in-store automation, and the ongoing proliferation of fast-casual concepts.

The housing market continues to steadily gain momentum with rising homebuyer demand and increased construction due to the strong job market, ebullient market sentiment and low mortgage rates

Hold Thyssen, Inc. recently completed a five-year lease agreement.

Finally -- Holiday Season is here! And with it, the warm feelings and the spirit of giving and the smiles and the family get-togethers and the relatives' fly-ins from all over the country and the first frost

According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales rose in October 2019. The four major U.S. regions were split last month, with the Midwest and the South seeing growth, and the Northeast and the West both reporting a drop in sales.

Based on new data from global real estate consultancy JLL reveals that Asia Pacific commercial real estate transaction volumes in the third quarter of 2019 have reached a record, bringing the year-to-date activity to a new high of $128 billion.

According to new data from Yardi Matrix, the number of apartment skyscrapers in the U.S. are much more common today than they were three decades ago.

RCG Valuation & Monetization has expanded to the Southeast Coast with a new branch office located in Aventura, Florida.

According to new data from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and Commerce Department, total housing starts increased 3.8 percent in October 2019 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.31 million units.

According to Redfin, U.S. home-sale prices increased 5.4% year over year in October to a median of $313,200. The increase was the largest since July 2018, although current strength may be overstated given the weakening housing market a year ago.

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