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us real estate chinese investors

According to new research, Chinese nationals have become major players in the US real estate investment sector, accounting for the largest proportion of foreign purchases of US property. On the hunt for safe offshore assets, Chinese buyers have injected billions into the US real estate market, with a major surge

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According to industry experts, asset managers who traditionally played a major role in the real-estate investment trust (REIT) arena now have far less influence due to passive index funds attracting increasing amounts of money. A far wider range of investors are now ploughing money into the stocks, according to industry

According to new research, the majority of US commercial real estate executives predict 'solid prospects' for their sector over the coming year. The 2016 Commercial Real Estate Outlook survey, which was carried out by commercial lending and leasing services provider CIT Group and overseen by Forbes Insights, found that the

british colombia real estate

Wealthy real estate investors in British Colombia are making use of a loophole to avoid paying property transfer tax. However, the Government has confirmed it is looking to stamp this practice out. The real estate market in British Columbia is booming at the moment and is bringing millions of dollars

australia real estate

According to new data from the Foreign Investment Review Board, interest from international investors in Australian real estate has soared by a massive 75 per cent over the last financial year. The data showed that the value of foreign investment approvals for residential real estate in the country grew by

Germany real estate

Germany has been named as the most attractive country in Europe for commercial real-estate investment by an annual survey of global real-estate investors. The 2016 EMEA Investor Intentions Survey was carried out by property brokers CBRE and surveyed 423 global real-estate investors over the first two months of this year.

US real estate market

The 2016 Real Confidence survey has found that commercial real estate investors are feeling extremely positive about the year ahead, with many planning to add to their portfolios in 2016. The independent advisory service Altus Group Limited, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts and the National Council of

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Proving just what a major player forestry has become on the world investment stage, the asset class was included in a major real estate global value index for the first time. The Savills’ measurement of total world real estate looks at the worth of the entire developed property world, including

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Cross-border real estate investments in major cities across the globe are tipped to increase this year, despite concerns regarding economic uncertainty, according to Jones Lang LaSalle. The global real estate services firm said that direct real estate investment is becoming more and more attractive to investors, even in the face

condominium investments

According to new research, international buyers are planning to invest far more heavily into the US apartment property marketplace over the course of this year. The 24th annual survey of members of the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) – which was conducted by the James A. Graaskamp