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  • Nov 27, 2014
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New York's luxury property market is on the way up as the United States' economic recovery gathers pace.

26 Nov 2014 - 5:23am

Strong demand for commercial real estate in London is expected to bring total transactions to £20 billion this year and Asian and Chinese investors will continue to be active in chasing quality...

26 Nov 2014 - 5:23am

A red accordion folder that David Werner brings when he is negotiating a property deal contains two T-shirts. One, with a frowny face, says "Free Aggravation". The other, with a smiley face, says...

26 Nov 2014 - 5:23am

Purchases of second-hand homes in the United States unexpectedly rose last month to a one-year high as low borrowing costs sustained the recovery in residential real estate.

26 Nov 2014 - 5:23am

With a depressed domestic market, Chinese developers are increasingly taking their rivalries offshore, with lofty ambitions matched by sky-high prices.

24 Nov 2014 - 3:58am

Deep-pocketed Hong Kong investors could be surprise beneficiaries of Greece's attempt to woo wealthy mainland investors with promises of visa-free travel in Europe.

23 Nov 2014 - 6:46am

Ruth Marchand said her six-bedroom house in the leafy south London village of Dulwich would have sold within six weeks if she had offered it earlier this year

19 Nov 2014 - 4:36am


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A surge in home auctions last month helped drive the biggest gain in foreclosure activity in the United States in more than four years, according to a report from RealtyTrac.

19 Nov 2014 - 4:36am

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19 Nov 2014 - 4:40am

Singapore home sales rose 18 per cent in October from the previous month as developers offered new projects amid declining prices, a government report showed.

18 Nov 2014 - 5:23am

The New York mansion that featured in the 1972 movie classic The Godfather is for sale, with a US$2.89 million price tag.

15 Nov 2014 - 5:43am

When Alisha Chen first got into real estate 10 years ago, she did not really plan on becoming a gatekeeper for a global housing market.

15 Nov 2014 - 3:19am

It's not just underground resources that drive prospectors to mining towns. Mines need workers, and workers need housing - so the mother lode for property investors in Australia's resource-rich...

12 Nov 2014 - 7:13am

Sears Holdings Corp chief executive Eddie Lampert is almost 10 years into his turnaround effort and he's finally doing what many investors wanted him to do from the start: sell the company's real...

12 Nov 2014 - 5:50am

Canary Wharf Group's plans for high-rise living in London's transformed financial centre mark a new departure for it and workers in Britain's capital who have until now preferred to live at a...

12 Nov 2014 - 7:13am

Steps taken this year by the Philippine central bank will be enough to dampen risk in the domestic property sector, the country's chief monetary official said, after land prices exceeded a 1997...

12 Nov 2014 - 7:13am

Outside the Middle East, Jumeirah is a brand lesser-known than its flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah hotel in Dubai, which is recognised as one of the world's landmark buildings.

12 Nov 2014 - 5:50am

Tired of your shoebox in Tin Shui Wai? Here is a chance to upgrade to a plush home in Athens.

11 Nov 2014 - 6:06am

BlackRock, the world's biggest money manager, and private-equity firm KKR have gained a majority stake in Home Partners of America, a single-family rental company backed by mortgage-backed...

10 Nov 2014 - 4:48am

Australia's property market is showing signs of a new two-speed economy. Prices along the nation's east coast are still surging, while the rest of the country declined last month, RP Data's...

5 Nov 2014 - 6:25am

Property cycles don't switch into overdrive overnight. But, according to reports, Fiji's smooth return to a democratic government has slipped an idling market into forward gear.

5 Nov 2014 - 4:04am

Britain's government published proposals to give the Bank of England new legal powers to control residential mortgage lending last week.

5 Nov 2014 - 4:04am

British developer Strawberry Star Group says it is open to co-operation with Asian and Chinese developers which have expanded into the London property market.

5 Nov 2014 - 6:25am

Canada's federal housing agency predicts work on new homes will increase this year and next, compared with an August call for a decline, in another sign of unexpected strength in the real estate...

5 Nov 2014 - 6:25am

South Africans are finding it more difficult to keep up with their mortgage payments as the cost of living and interest rates climb, the country's fourth-largest lender said.

5 Nov 2014 - 8:25am

It is going to be a tough start for Dalian Wanda Group in Britain, industry experts say, as the mainland property-to-film conglomerate begins its first London project amid rising competition for...

5 Nov 2014 - 8:27am

At an event in New York recently, acclaimed Manhattan decorator Diana Vinoly approached Robert Kuo and thanked him for the exceptional pieces he had created for her clients, singer Beyonce and her...

5 Nov 2014 - 8:23am


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