The pandemic-induced housing boom continues with prices rising by 9.2% on average across 55 countries and territories in the year to June 2021.
The average annual price appreciation for all 150 cities tracked by the latest Global Residential Cities Index was 4.3 percent
According to STR, hotels in the Middle East reported negative April 2018 performance results, while hotels in Africa posted growth across the three key performance metrics.
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.
The republic of Turkey, with a population of 75 million in western Asia, wants to be a noticeable player in the world's real estate markets. The country's real estate growth plans are ambitions. Turkey wants to attract up to $10 billion a year to its property market from investors in Europe, Asia and the oil-producing states around the Persian Gulf, including Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, and Oman.