For a country trying to avoid the menace of deflation, South Korea is receiving timely help from unusual quarters - landlords and their tenants.
The announcement that froze the marrow of every devotee of mid-20th century modern architecture - that Hotel Okura Tokyo, the epitome of 1960s chic, is to be partly obliterated from September next...
It was, by his own account, a chance encounter that turned former soldier Kushal Pal Singh into the man who built a city from nothing and made billions.
London home sellers raised asking prices by the most in more than a year this month as a seasonal surge in demand led a rebound in the capital's property market.
The new administrative measures for outbound investment issued by the Ministry of Commerce came into effect on October 6.
Almost a third of the home loans written last month by a mortgage provider in Australia part-owned by Macquarie Group were to Chinese investors, the chairman of the firm said.
The drop in mortgage rates below 4 per cent has cut into Debra Shultz's sleep. The New York City banker is busier than she has been in months, working with three dozen homeowners eager to lower...
Mainland investors have acquired seven Australian hotels worth more than A$197.8 million (HK$1.3 billion) this year, accounting for 28 per cent of transactions by value.
Builders started work on more homes in September and American consumers this month were the most optimistic in seven years, signalling the US economy will ride out a global slowdown.
Canadian concerns about a housing bubble are overblown in a country where credit growth is modest and the job market is stable, says Bank of Nova Scotia chief executive Brian Porter.
John Purnell, 75, and his wife Patricia, 72, moved into a factory-built house in a converted trailer park west of Sydney this year, eschewing traditional retirement communities and other homes in...
The Greek fund charged with selling state assets will attempt to raise €400 million (HK$3.89 billion) by securitising real estate in a move designed to attract investment to the debt-stricken...
London house prices dropped for the first time in almost four years and the outlook for the city's property market is fading, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
The Silk Road is probably the oldest expression relating to the opening up of business channels between Asia and the West. The expression and the concept have certainly evolved through the...
Beijing's latest move to simplify approval procedures for outbound investments will put mainland investors in a more competitive position in the global market and speed up the pace of investment...
Singapore's listed developers and real estate investment trusts face their heaviest burden of near-term maturities on record just as home prices drop.
It was once the headquarters of the Cadbury confectionery company in England, the place where the famous Milk Tray brand of chocolates, among others, was said to have been invented.
In Asia's real estate market, deal making just hit a record. More is coming. Property deals in Asia reached a record US$34 billion last quarter, a turnaround from the global financial crisis.
Twenty-one cranes loom over the south bank of the River Thames. Here, in the biggest concentration of residential projects in London, developers are steaming ahead just as prices are starting to...
South Korean President Park Geun-hye's success in reviving the property market is prompting the country's sole issuer of bonds backed by home loans to plan record sales of the notes.
Recent years have seen a renaissance in what Knight Frank calls the global cities.
Ben Bernanke says he cannot refinance his house. With his book advance and speaking fees, why does the former Federal Reserve chairman even want a mortgage?
Mortgage credit remains tight for most US borrowers, but one group is having little trouble getting loans: landlords.
The United States Supreme Court agreed to decide whether people suing for housing discrimination must prove they were victims of intentional bias, in a case that may give long-sought protection to...
Australians are less inclined towards the big backyard these days, preferring the convenience and lower maintenance of inner-city apartment living.
Norway's US$855 billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, will focus its future real estate acquisitions on booming global cities, its deputy chief said.
Australian construction activity expanded at the fastest pace in nine years last month, led by a boom in housing and a recovery in commercial building.