Eyeing 2015 Election, Cameron Unveils New House-Buying Program
December 15 2014 1:37 AM
Conservatives are keen to show voters that the steady economic recovery they have presided over can, if sustained, lift living standards.
Move Over, Russian Tycoons
December 12 2014 8:34 AM
From London to Sydney, the Chinese are becoming the most sought-after luxury property investors. And the numbers are staggering.
UK House Price Growth Slows To 18-Month Low: RICS
December 11 2014 3:31 AM
Economists polled by Reuters had expected the index, which measures surveyors' view of price trends, to drop less sharply.
Scotland Yard Sold To Abu Dhabi Investors
December 09 2014 9:28 AM
London has seen a recent of a wave of high-profile real estate sales to Gulf investors. New Scotland Yard is just the latest.
Saint-Gobain Offers $2.8B To Buy Stake In Sika
December 08 2014 4:12 AM
Sika’s board opposed the transaction in a statement, saying that it “does not support change of control to Saint-Gobain.”
KIA, Och-Ziff And Others Pledge $2B For Dalian Wanda IPO Monday
December 07 2014 7:11 AM
Dalian Wanda is looking to raise between $3.20 billion and $3.86 billion in the initial public offering Monday.
UK Banks Approve Fewest Mortgages Since May 2013: BBA
November 25 2014 6:54 AM
However, unsecured consumer credit lending is picking up strongly, growing at an annual rate of nearly 3 percent.
Housing Lottery In India's Capital May Not Solve Underlying Problem
November 25 2014 2:46 AM
New Delhi is allotting 25,000 new apartments to would-be buyers but it might not solve the city's housing problems.
Home Improvement A Bright Spot In Retail This Season
November 17 2014 2:49 PM
Home Depot and Lowe's are expected to report solid third-quarter earnings Tuesday and Wednesday.
New York's Skyline In 2018 Revealed In Photos
November 14 2014 2:16 AM
A New York real estate company has released images showing how the iconic city will look once upcoming skyscraper projects are completed.
13 Years After 9/11, World Trade Center Reopens
November 03 2014 12:28 PM
The $3.9B, 104-story One World Trade Center building is not only America's tallest building, but a potent reminder of the 9/11 terror attacks.
Walmart Names New COO In India
October 24 2014 7:36 AM
Walmart, looking to revive its investments to expand in India, has named a company veteran as chief operations officer in the country.
US Housing Starts Rose In September
October 17 2014 9:42 AM
The more volatile multifamily home segment led the increase.
Hilton To Sell New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel For $1.95B
October 06 2014 10:46 AM
The sale “will ensure that the Waldorf-Astoria New York represents the brand’s world-class standards for generations to come."
US New Homes Sales Surged 18% In August
September 24 2014 12:38 PM
The unexpected boom in consumer demand for newly built residences may lift the domestic housing market for the full year.
US Apartment Construction Hits 25-Year High
August 20 2014 10:51 AM
Apartment construction fuels less economic growth than single-family housing construction.
Atlantic City's Revel Isn't The Only Casino Down On Its Luck
August 16 2014 2:56 PM
Neither the Revel Casino's ownership nor its "escalator of death" looks to be making any good moves soon in hard-luck Atlantic City.
Taiwan Suspicious Of Chinese Interest In Local Real Estate: Report
August 13 2014 3:12 AM
Taipei's real estate market, fed by investments from mainland China, has shot up almost 200 percent in the last decade.
Indian Tycoon Markets New York Plaza Hotel While In New Delhi Jail
August 10 2014 1:56 AM
Indian tycoon Subrata Roy is putting up for sale three deluxe properties to raise $1.6 billion for a bail bond.
The Reason China Won't Pop Its Housing Bubble
July 31 2014 7:40 PM
Beijing's swift rescue of falling housing prices indicates an addiction to real estate that, ultimately, may threaten long-term economic health.