China Home Prices Hit 2013 High
September 18 2013 9:42 AM
Home prices in China's largest cities have risen at a solid, double-digit rate, on a year-over-year basis.
China May Have To Sacrifice GDP Growth To Cool Housing Prices
September 16 2013 3:22 PM
A property tax seems inevitable for China's major cities, but levying such a tax could cost the nation some of its economic growth.
Korea To Build ‘Invisible’ Skyscraper Next To Airport
September 13 2013 6:19 AM
The 450-meter (1,476-foot) Tower Infinity will use an LED façade system and optical cameras to become "invisible."
Bubble Talk Grows In Dubai - Heading For A Repeat Of 2008 Property Crash?
September 12 2013 12:36 PM
There have been signs that Dubai real estate prices are rising too fast, too soon.
Set Of 'Walking Dead,' Or One Of China's Luxurious New Cities?
September 10 2013 12:12 PM
In several new communities, infrastructure and economic opportunities lag the pace of property development, making it difficult to attract residents.
Venezuela’s Surprising Real Estate Boom
September 10 2013 9:57 AM
Given capital controls, U.S. companies have turned to the safest asset possible to retain the value of their Venezuela-generated profits: real estate.
Cardboard Buildings? LA Architects Design Exotic Shelters For The Marginalized
September 07 2013 9:08 AM
Increasingly, architects are employing their talents in making life better for poor or otherwise marginalized people.
No One Is Paying Myanmar's Property Taxes
September 06 2013 3:50 PM
The government's taxes to rein in the skyrocketing real estate prices are largely considered ineffective.
How Well Did The Jersey Shore Fare The Summer After Sandy?
September 02 2013 10:58 AM
Many analysts predicted that summer 2013 would be a complete washout for the post-Sandy Jersey Shore. So was it?
Myanmar Government Considering Property Taxes
August 26 2013 12:49 PM
But are the taxes motivated by wanting to stabilize the market, or to fill government coffers?
5 Factors To Consider Before Moving To Myanmar
August 21 2013 11:53 AM
Myanmar's real estate market is experiencing an unprecedented boom, but do your homework before investing there.
July US Existing-Home Prices Continue 17-Month Trend
August 21 2013 10:39 AM
The Realtors Ass'n reported that home prices continued to rise even as mortgage interest rates climbed to the highest in two years.
US Real Estate Recovery Is Uneven Until 2014
August 20 2013 5:08 PM
Commercial real estate development lagged significantly in 2013 and traditionally picks up after the residential housing recovery.
Singapore Making The Best Of Its Limited Land
August 20 2013 6:09 AM
With a new city plan and an already amazing Changi International Airport, Singapore has ambitious plans.
China's High-End Hotels In Trouble, Like China's High-End Everything Else
August 19 2013 2:14 PM
Anti-corruption measures, a slowing economy and oversupply are hurting China's luxury hotels.
Myanmar's Bago City Sees Land Prices Skyrocket 100-Fold
August 19 2013 11:29 AM
Following announcement of Hanthawaddy International Airport in the city, land prices in Bago are rising in a hurry.
Home Depot Q2 Earnings Preview: US Housing Sector Tailwind?
August 19 2013 10:53 AM
Analysts expect revenue for the home improvement and hardware chain to increase 5.5 percent, up from a 2.1 percent a year ago.
Say Goodbye To The Castle In The Sky: Beijing Roof Villa To Be Demolished
August 16 2013 3:06 PM
The discoveries of illegal, lavish rooftop structures in China don't stop.
Buford, Wyoming To Become A Vietnamese Coffee Hub
August 15 2013 6:01 AM
The smallest town in the U.S. was sold to a Vietnamese businessman for $900,000.
China's Skyscraper Craze Falls Afoul Of Party Newspaper
August 14 2013 8:47 AM
An official newspaper in China said a new obsession with towering buildings is only for vanity instead of function.