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Top 5 Western Ranches to Visit in America Revealed

Top 5 Western Ranches to Visit in America Revealed

Long winter got you down? Did your anticipation for Spring turn into suffering with hay fever or allergies from everything blooming? Are you ready for not only a change of pace, but also a change of place? Read More »

Dubai Prime Residential Sales Increase 44 Percent in Early 2019

Dubai Prime Residential Sales Increase 44 Percent in Early 2019

Over 1,737 villas and 6,194 apartments were transacted within the first quarter of 2019 in the overall residential market. Volume of transactions in the secondary market was AED 20.4 billion, compared to AED 18.5 billion in Q4 2018. Read More »

Foreign Investment in U.S. Industrial Properties Spiked 152 Percent in 2018

Foreign Investment in U.S. Industrial Properties Spiked 152 Percent in 2018

Foreign property investors made $14.4 billion worth of U.S. industrial real estate acquisitions in 2018, up a whopping 152% year-over-year due to several large entity-level deals and 29% above the average volume since 2015. Read More »

U.S. Architecture Billings Index Slips in March

U.S. Architecture Billings Index Slips in March

According to a new data released this week today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA), following consistently increasing demand for design services for over two years, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) dipped into negative territory in March 2019. Read More »

Luxury Property Spotlight

Brand New Residences Bring Modern Luxury Living to Paradise Island Bahamas

Brand New Residences Bring Modern Luxury Living to Paradise Island Bahamas

In the heart of breathtaking Paradise Island adjacent to Nassau, Bahamas, a very rare residential opportunity will soon be available. Opportunities like this are extremely limited on this 685 acre island paradise. Read More »

Last Updated April 19, 2019 10:10 AM ET

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A 190,000 square foot grocery-anchored shopping center at Cypress Creek Town.

Named for the 3rd straight year to the National Multifamily Housing Council's Top 25 Developers

Raising money and awareness for individuals impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder

Based on the Mortgage Bankers Association's newly released Builder Application Survey for March 2019, U.S. mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 7 percent compared to a year ago. Compared to February 2019, applications increased by 19 percent. This change does not include any adjustment for typical seasonal patterns.

According to the California Association of Realtors, lower interest rates in more than a year have boosted California's housing market and kept home sales level in March 2019, after an exceptionally strong performance the previous month.

According to Knight Frank's latest Farmland Index, the average value of bare agricultural land in England and Wales remained virtually unchanged in the first three months of 2019.

Leah C. Stearns will join the company as Chief Financial Officer.

CT Realty is now in construction on the development of Westport Logistics Center, a two-building 882,565-square-foot project in the Fort Worth, Texas submarket of Alliance.

"Malaysia has reaffirmed its identity as a Belt and Road country. That makes it much more appealing to Chinese students, tourists, residents, and investors.

Mortgage bankers in the U.S. closed a record $573.9 billion in commercial, multifamily loans in 2018.

According to JLL, national investment deals greater than €1million ($1.13m) in Ireland's commercial property investment market totaled close to €600 million ($675m) in Q1 2019 across 31 deals.

Co-living market is taking off in Asia Pacific as more people migrate to cities for jobs or education opportunities. This is opening up new opportunities for real estate developers and investors around the region.

According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, U.S. mortgage rates rose modestly this 2nd week of April 2019, with the 30-year fixed-rate averaging 4.12 percent. Rates moved up slightly this week while mortgage applications decreased following last week's jump in rates.

A total of 161,875 U.S. properties with a foreclosure filing during the first quarter of 2019, down 23 percent from the previous quarter and down 15 percent from a year ago to the lowest level since Q1 2008.

Home sellers in the United States spend $20,851 on average to sell their homes. This includes closing costs, but also the improvements and other projects made when people are preparing their homes for sale.

According to the newly released 2018 Profile of International Home Buyers Report by the Miami Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors, foreign buyer activity in South Florida had a significant 23 percent spike in 2018.

According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 5, 2019, U.S. mortgage applications decreased 5.6 percent from one week earlier.

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