Real Estate

Insights and News on Real Estate and Land as Alternative Invetments

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

Dow Jones

The S&P Dow Jones Indices and MSCI have given the real estate sector its own class, separating it for the first time from the rest of the financials arena. The decision to make real estate a distinct class has come in part due to the huge success that the sector

Australia's banking regulator could be forced to step in if property investment across the country continues at its current rate, it has been confirmed. Economists in the country have warned that lending could well be curbed by the Australian Regulation Prudential Authority (APRA) if property investment growth continues unabated for

Auckland property market

According to the 2016 National Business Review rich list for New Zealand, which was published in early August, property has become the go-to investment for many of the country's richest people. The review found that many New Zealand residents, who are worth at least $50 million, began their road to