Real Estate News


China's Real-Estate Firms Rush to Tap Capital Markets
HONG KONG -- China's economy may be cooling, but its real-estate companies are fueling a debt-and-equity underwriting boom. Chinese real-estate companies have issued $69.32 billion of debt and equity so far this year, up from $25.8 billion during the ...

Trump Says He'll Win Lawsuit Over His Real Estate School
Donald J. Trump promised he'll win a lawsuit alleging his namesake real-estate school swindled students after a federal judge ordered documents unsealed in a related racketeering case. The presumptive Republican nominee for president said at a news ...

How VC Funding Is Transforming the Real Estate Industry
In 2015, the Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO) estimated the United States had roughly 2 million individual licensees active. These small entrepreneurial businesses control an enormous market share. That said, their independent ...

NFL great Emmitt Smith to address Valley real estate pros
Smith retired from football in 2005 and is co-founder and CEO of Emmitt Smith Enterprises, a commercial real estate brokerage, a property investment and development firm, and a construction company. Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors CEO Justin Porembo ...

Missing Krugersdorp real estate agent's body found
Johannesburg – A missing real estate agent was found dead in a veld in Randfontein on Tuesday, police said. Hanle Lategan, 52, went missing on Monday when she was supposed to meet clients at a house in Krugersdorp. She parked her car at the ...

Hudson Yards, America's Largest Private Real Estate Development, Opens First Building
It's the brainchild of Related Company's billionaire developer Stephen Ross, whose firm says it's the largest private real estate project in the nation. Four years after breaking ground, the first building, 10 Hudson Yards, is set to open. Luxury ...

Real Estate - I'm Getting That Sinking Feeling
In 2003, I wrote a provisional patent for the development of a trading market for real estate derivatives. The rationale behind the product was that it would provide a method for hedging real estate values for those with large and small exposures. As ...

Oversupply halts New York real estate, but ultra high-end flourishes
“There will always be an ebb and flow to demand for Manhattan luxury real estate, however great that investment may be. In 2014 and 2015, the overall market saw incredible growth that simply could not be sustained,” said Alan Lightfeldt, data scientist ...

Pittsburgh real estate broker McLaughlin sees big draw for investment
Downtown Pittsburgh is almost unrecognizable from when Gerry McLaughlin got involved in commercial real estate four decades ago. “When I started in the business, at 5 p.m., you could shoot a shotgun off and couldn't hit anybody,” said McLaughlin, 65, ...

Manawatu man invites real estate agents to home, commits indecent acts
Two real estate agents thought they were going to a Manawatu house to appraise it, but were confronted by a naked masturbating man who claimed to be a former male stripper. The man, who has name suppression, pleaded guilty in the Palmerston North ...

Tucson real estate: East-side shopping center sold
Kurt Kalocin, of SRS Real Estate Partners, represented the tenant. Ace Hardware store will move into 5,612 square feet at 4640 E. Broadway. Marty Olejarczyk of De Rito Partners represented the tenant, 4722 East Broadway Corp., and Terry Dahlstrom of ...