[AUCKLAND, New Zealand] New Zealand is known to many outsiders as a beautiful, affluent country, the place where the "Lord of the Rings" movies were made. But Joseph Takairangi and thousands of others know it better for the expensive housing that lies far out of their reach.
THE price of being a homeowner in the US touched a nine-year high in the first quarter, with borrowers in some parts of the country spending half their income on mortgages, according to a report released on Thursday by Zillow.
THE rent is due, the rankings are out and it is another year at the top for Hong Kong, the most expensive office market in the world.
THE rejuvenation of Selegie Road will move further along if the owners of two buildings there succeed in their collective sale bids.
[NEW YORK] The rent is due, the rankings are out and it's another year at the top for Hong Kong, the most expensive office market in the world.
CUSHMAN & Wakefield has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) in the US, saying it would use proceeds to reduce debt. The commercial real estate firm listed the amount of its offering in a filing on Wednesday as US$100 million.
ONE of the biggest contractors in the US is a Swedish company called Skanska AB. And one of the biggest opportunities it says the US market offers right now is the potential to do a lot more green construction.
COME July, the developer behind the mega mixed-use project Marina One will find out whether its strategy four years ago of holding back half its 1,042 residential units from the market has paid off.
A CRYPTOCURRENCY baron has bought the largest and one of the most expensive condominiums in Canada.
BRITISH Columbia said on Wednesday it is preparing legislation to crack down on "hidden ownership" in real estate and pledged Canada's first public registry of property owners, amid concerns that offshore money and criminal investors are helping fuel a housing crisis in the Pacific Coast province.
MALAYSIA said on Thursday that it will provide up to RM2.8 billion (S$950.4 million) to complete an integrated financial district from which more than RM3 billion was diverted to pay debts of scandal-plagued 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
THE commercial and residential site at Sengkang Central drew interest from major developers that submitted seven bids at the tender closing on Thursday.
THE commercial and residential site at Sengkang Central, which was launched under the government land sale (GLS) programme for sale via the dual envelop system, received seven tender submissions at the close of the tender on Thursday.
BRUCE Springsteen once defined Asbury Park - a city in New Jersey - as a working-class crucible in the imaginations of millions of fans.