According to STR's June 2016 Pipeline Report for Central and South America, over 66,352 hotel rooms in 417 projects Under Contract in the Central/South America region.
Miami's real estate market remains a top destination for foreign buyers despite economic slowdowns in Latin America and Western Europe.
According to the Miami Association of Realtors own website stats, Brazil topped the list of foreign countries conducting online searches in January 2015.
Global direct commercial real estate investment transaction volumes hit a new record high in the final quarter of 2014.
Lima's office market is enjoying strong office demand as landlords have delivered a significant amount of new office inventory.
Bogota's commercial markets are slowing rebounding due mainly in part to both an emerging middle-class economy.
Latin America is the most urbanized region of the world with nearly 80 percent of the population living in urban areas.
Melbourne, Australia, is the most livable city in the world, at least based on a complex formula devised by the Economist Magazine. Melbourne beat out Vienna and perennial winner Vancouver, primarily based on its infrastructure.
OMA, the architecture firm headed by Rem Koolhaas, has won an international competition to design a 680-acre mixed-used civic center for the Colombia capital of Bogotá, described as the largest institutional master-plan in Latin America in 50 years.
Investment activity in Central European commercial property reached €958 million in the first quarter of 2012, a six percent increase over the five year average, but down from €1.8 billion in the previous quarter, according to a new study.
South American real estate markets are attracting big-name American investors, with Brazil gaining the most attention. The Related Group, Donald Trump and Sam Zell are among the real estate investors looking to build residential housing and commercial space.
Vacancy rates in Colombia office space are falling, with demanding hitting record levels in some cities. Colombia's three main cities posted vacancy rates under 10 percent in 2012, all improvements from the previous year.
A new report from Jones Lang LaSalle labels Colombia as "one of the most exciting and dynamic lodging markets in Latin America." In recent years several top global brand have opened hotels, including the Bogotá JW Marriott and Hilton Bogotá, JLL notes. Other hotel companies, including Starwood and Hyatt, are forming alliances with local developers to build a variety of properties, the consultancy reports.