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Foreign buyers are heading to South Korea’s commercial property market as its capital Seoul starts to establish itself as one of the busiest cities for dealmaking, new research suggests. The Financial Times reports on a study from Real Capital Analytics showing that property transactions in South Korea reached a record

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A record amount of global real estate investment was made by Chinese buyers over the course of last year, according to new research from JLL Global Capital Flows. Chinese buyers snapped up $33 billion worth of property, both commercial and residential, last year, which represented a staggering rise of almost

uk retail shops

Landlords in the UK are abandoning the buy-to-let strategy that has been their mainstay over the past several years, investing instead in high street shops. The investors are switching from buy-to-let – buying a property to let it out, rather than live in it – to commercial property as they

Investors will have spent just under £17 billion on office blocks in central London in 2016, a decline of around 15% on the year before, Savills has predicted. The property consultant said that investment turnover for central London office buildings during 2016 will be around £16.8 billion, on the assumption

dubai real estate

The top real estate investment destination for 2017 has been named as Dubai in a new survey ranking the most appealing property investment locations. Cluttons' Middle East’s Private Capital survey revealed that Dubai had overtaken London as the most attractive real estate investment location, with a swarm of new investors

Seattle has seen huge leaps in its commercial property sector, with many Chinese and other international investors snapping up properties, as well as starting building projects in the state themselves. Foreign investment has long been the buzzword in Seattle's hot property market, but most of the focus has been on

china real estate

September saw Chinese real estate enjoy it strongest growth rate since May, as a result of increasing construction levels and rising prices, new data from Reuters has confirmed. According to Reuters figures, based on data issued by the National Bureau of Statistics, (NBS) last month saw booming construction volumes, as

texas real estate

Real estate investors hoping to grab a slice of the US's often volatile property market are rushing to inject their capital following news that prices are rising across many major cities. According to new research rankings from personal finance news and features publication GOBankingRates.com, many cities are offering big opportunities

The level of global property investment volumes has dropped for the first time in seven years, according to new research from property adviser Cushman & Wakefield. As investors continue to lose faith as a result of growing global risks, such as the UK's decision to leave the EU and the

Auckland Property

According to a new global ranking of property price growth, New Zealand is now home to the hottest property market in the world. Estate agents Knight Frank revealed that, over the last year, the country saw price growth of 11.2 per cent, coming in behind Turkey, however once the inflation