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US property prices r...

National median home values in the United States are rising at their fastest pace in 12 years, up 8.7% over the 12 months to April to $215,600, the latest index shows. Property prices have not appreciated this quickly since...

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From crisis to Crist...

Average sales price up nearly 30% from a decade ago By Chava Gourarie What a difference 10 years makes. Home prices in Manhattan were lethargic in 2017 when compared with the previous year, but downright feisty if you look...

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Hong Kong Malls That...

By Frederik Balfour Bloomberg’s Lagerkranser reports on the changes in Hong Kong’s consumer spending trends as Christmas approaches. Forget Gucci and Rolex. Grocery stores, hair salons and tutoring centers may have the brightest future for Hong Kong retail as...

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Saipan: Magical, tro...

RENDEZVOUS By Christine S. Dayrit The underwater “Grotto” is a sight to behold Azure seas, swaying palm trees and a cool crisp breeze epitomize  this magical, tropical paradise in the Marianas. Here, the rugged structure of the island showcases...

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BOC, Guorui Lead $46...

by Greg Isaacson Three mainland Chinese firms are buying up office properties in the City of London financial district this month for a total of £352.5 million ($465 million), in a flurry of deals revealed last week. Standard Life,...

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Hong Kong’s K Wah Re...

2017/10/30 by Greg Isaacson K Wah Group may be the latest Asian investor to buy into Sydney’s heated commercial property market, as the Hong Kong-based property firm is reportedly poised to pick up a grade A office tower in...

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Li Ka-shing Said Sel...

by Greg Isaacson The Center may finally be selling for a record-breaking HK$40.2 billion Hong Kong’s richest man is reportedly selling his most valuable building, The Center office tower, for a record price of HK$40.2 billion ($5.15 billion). Li...

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Foreign investment i...

  Foreign investment in U.S. residential real estate has skyrocketed with overseas buyers and recent immigrants purchasing US$153.0 billion worth of residential property in the 2016-17 financial year, a 49% jump from the previous year, according to the National...

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Buyers ‘fight ...

Diana Olick The supply of homes for sale at the end of July was 9 percent lower compared with July of 2016, according to the National Association of Realtors. After flattening slightly in May, price increases jumped again in...

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