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Real estate News 10/2016



In the real estate game, you have to keep cool in the face of silence
One of the most difficult aspects of any real estate transaction has to be filling in the blanks when there is a lack of timely communication. In this social media savvy, immediate text messaging, selfie-absorbed society we live in today, it can be a ...
Avison Young Real Estate grows into new location
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knoxville real estate firm, Avison Young is growing. The company will relocate from its current location on Lonas Drive to 630 S. Concord St., the current home of Tombras Group. “Once the Concord property became available, we ...
Battered Detroit Becomes a Hot Real Estate Market
Detroit has lost half its population since 1960 and has fewer than 700,000 residents. It is home to thousands of dilapidated houses that will be torn down. It has a program under which people can buy $1,000 homes. However, Detroit appears on the ...
GOP memo questions Clinton real estate purchase: report
"But how and why has he suddenly become Roger Clinton's real estate agent and financier? Why would Cooper, despite living in Manhattan, be the one to purchase a home in California that was intended as someone else's residence? And how did he get ...
Inland industrial real estate has nearly doubled since 2000
The industrial real estate market for the Inland area continued growing in the third quarter of 2016, with vacancy low and rents rising because of a lack of available space, especially right-sized facilities for smaller concerns, a real estate analyst ...
Real estate briefly: Lee & Associates closes nearly $10M in deals; Bixby bumped from Avalon HQ
The 10,973-square-foot 12 Chrysler t the Spectrum in Irvine sold for $2.6 million to DZYNE Technologies. COURTESY OF LEE & ASSOCIATES. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Comments; PRINT · SEND PDF. Lee & Associates in Orange has completed several ...
Week of Sept. 26 Real Estate Transactions
Sept. Real Estate Transactions. James Tyler, 4508 E. Foxmoor Lane, Lafayette to Andrew Pieper; $412,500. Komark Business Company, 2572 Fuji Court, West lafayette to Majestic Custom Homes of Lafayette Inc.; $64,050. Sterling Group of Indiana Inc., 5041 ...
Trump daughter Tiffany dating Jewish son of real estate attorney
A profile in Sunday's New York Times of the 22-year-old woman who grew up across the country from her famous father, noted that she is dating Ross Mechanic, the son of Jonathan Mechanic, a real estate attorney. Be the first to know - Join our Facebook ...
WATCH; Real Estate Update - Politics of real estate
INDIANAPOLIS (THRU) - Real Estate expert Greg Cooper joins Eyewitness News Sunday Sunrise to give updates and tips on the real estate market. Today Greg explains how the upcoming election could influence what happens to you the next time you want ...
Bubble Watch: Experts Sound Alarm on Chinese Real Estate
People's Daily, the Chinese Communist regime's mouthpiece, published an editorial last week expressing deep concern about the frothing property market. “Looking at the current average price [of real estate] and personal income in Shenzhen, it would ...
Star Real Estate Broker Sets Up Brooklyn Outpost
Viewers of Bravo's reality television show “Million Dollar Listing New York” are used to following Manhattan real-estate broker Ryan Serhant as he sells swanky lofts, hosts over-the-top parties and relaxes in his penthouse apartment. So it might ...
Appraiser shortage gumming up real estate market
Jodi Standaert is one of the certified general appraisers overwhelmed by Kitsap County's hot real estate market. An appraisal is a necessary step in the process of buying a home. Some in the industry say there are too few qualified professionals in the ...
BRIEF-Prosperity Real Estate Investment Trust updates on acquisition
BRIEF-Prosperity Real Estate Investment Trust updates on acquisition. Oct 3 Prosperity Real Estate Investment Trust -. * Received letter from significant holders of Prosperity Reit stating they will not vote in favour of acquisition Source text (bit.ly ...
Should You Invest In Real Estate In The Northeast?
Best Investments in the Northeast. Quick Hits: These are not high-growth markets, the opportunity is for long-term growth at low risk . Rentals near expanding healthcare concentrations, especially, can have good success. Although population growth has ...
Bubble Watch: Experts Sound Alarm On Chinese Real Estate ...
Bubble Watch: Experts Sound Alarm On Chinese Real Estate ...
How to get off the ground with drones in real estate
How To Get Off The Ground With Drones In Real Estate ...
Evergrande Surges Most Since July 2015 on Asset Injection Plan
Evergrande-owned Kailong Real Estate will sell unit Hengda Real Estate to Shenzhen Real Estate and be paid in stock, according to a statement to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Monday. The transaction will make Kailong a controlling shareholder of ...
Facebook is giving its new Craigslist competitor prime real estate inside its app
That's prime real estate for Marketplace, and a clear indication of how important the new effort is for Facebook. But remember: Facebook once promised that spot inside the app to another feature it wanted to push: Facebook live. In fact, Facebook ...
Trump Tax Report Raises Questions in Real Estate, Casino Circles
A New York Times report on Donald Trump's tax returns is raising questions about how the Republican nominee was able to secure approval from New Jersey regulators to operate his casinos. An anonymous tipper mailed a Times reporter a few pages of ...
Real Estate Sector Added to S&P 500 – What This Means for REITs
Real Estate has been upgraded to a standalone sector by S&P Dow Jones Indices and investment tool provider MSCI. As of August 31, Real Estate was added as the 11th sector in the S&P 500 Standard & Poor's Investment Indices. As part of the shift, Real ...
NYC's dirty money files
In 2012, Joseph Chetrit TRData LogoTINY , a Moroccan real estate investor known for his New York City developments, allegedly flew to Geneva to meet Nicolas Bourg, a Belgium-based real estate fund manager, to talk about raising equity for several new ...
Stocks slide as real estate, utilities fall more than 1 percent
The S&P 500 fell 0.47 percent, with real estate and utilities falling more than 1 percent to lead decliners. The Nasdaq composite slid approximately 0.4 percent. "For me, it could be the return of overbought conditions on Friday. We had a pretty strong ...
Stocks Slip in Afternoon Trading, Led by Drop in Real Estate - ABC ...
Stocks Slip in Afternoon Trading, Led by Drop in Real Estate - ABC ...
Real Estate and Utilities Drag Wall Street Down
Stocks on Wall Street fell in light trading on Monday as investors dumped former darlings of the market: real estate companies and utilities. Indexes slumped from the start of trading and remained down throughout the day as investors continued to ...
Stocks fall broadly, led by drops in real estate, utilities
Stocks fell in light trading Monday as investors dumped former darlings of the market, real estate companies and utilities. Indexes slumped from the start of trading and remained down throughout the day as investors continue to speculate about when the ...
Scrutiny of Commercial Real Estate Loans Chills Small Lenders
A shakeout in commercial real estate is under way as some banks unwind or sell off the loans that are under regulators' microscopes, and bankers say they are wary of making new loans. Brokers say they are finding fewer lenders for some commercial ...
John Kilroy Sr., commercial real estate pioneer and champion sailor, dies at 94
John B. Kilroy Sr., who rose from a Depression-era childhood to establish Kilroy Realty Corp. as one of the leading commercial real estate firms on the West Coast, has died at age 94, his foundation announced. Kilroy, who also was a renowned sailor ...
Vice Chancellor for Real Estate Bob Lalanne resigns, position eliminated
Vice Chancellor for Real Estate Robert Lalanne, who oversaw construction, development and maintenance of campus property, resigned today. Lalanne, who assumed the position in January 2014, led the renovation of Bowles Hall as well the construction of ...
As Donald Trump's Tax Return Shows, Tax Benefits Flow to Real-Estate Investors
Racking up huge losses on a personal income-tax return, as Donald Trump apparently did in 1995, isn't that tough if you reside at the highest levels of the real-estate world, thanks to the considerable benefits the U.S. tax code confers. In part ...
4 Tips For Taking Gorgeous Real Estate Listing Photos With Your ...
4 Tips For Taking Gorgeous Real Estate Listing Photos With Your ...
How Donald Trump and other real-estate developers pay almost nothing in taxes
The figure is a sensational one, but the Republican presidential nominee would be far from the only real-estate magnate to find ways of exploiting the rules to cancel tax bills. The average firm in real estate development pays just over 1 percent of ...
GRESB Updates Green Bond Guidelines for the Real Estate Sector
AMSTERDAM, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- GRESB, the leading global provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) data for real assets, today released the 2016 update to the GRESB Green Bond Guidelines for the Real Estate ...
Exclusive: Houston real estate school to launch new course in artificial intelligence
Champions School of Real Estate is now partnering with Sasson and Skyler360 to teach artificial intelligence to thousands of real estate students across Texas. The Houston real estate school, founded in 1983 by local Realtor Rita Santamaria, plans to ...
RPT-MOVES-JP Morgan hires Saletti to head EMEA real estate, gaming
Saletti had been at Deutsche Bank for more than 13 years, most recently as co-head of its real estate, gaming and lodging practice, the memo said. He previously spent four years in Lazard's real estate advisory division. (Reporting by Steve Slater) ...
Despite Rising Prices, More Signs Of A Slowing Manhattan Real Estate Market
It's increasingly becoming a buyer's market in Manhattan. After years of growth, home sales in New York's priciest borough continues to show signs of softening. The total number of sales dropped 25% in the 3rd quarter compared to the same 2015 period, ...
Defending Trump's Tax Losses: The Real Estate Professional Exception Is Not A Loophole
Hey, have you heard about Donald Trump? You know, the guy who is accused of not paying his creditors, repeatedly making racist and sexist comments, and stealing Christmas from 1981 to 1985? On, and who also happens to be one of the last two ...
Region's commercial real estate market gains continued in third quarter
The southeastern Wisconsin commercial real estate market remained healthy during the third quarter of the year with positive absorption and declining vacancy in the industrial, office and retail sectors, according to the latest report from Xceligent ...
Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions
A residential developer has bought this two-story 1938 commercial building with a basement. The 24,625-square-foot building has six tenants and offers about 72,380 square feet in air rights. The buyer plans to develop a mixed-used building with ...
The new world of real estate is on your phone
Walking into Exhibit Hall D at the Santa Clara Convention Center, real estate agent Lisa Faria scanned the day's schedule and spotted a talk she wouldn't miss: “Look at this one — 'A Day in the Life of a Mobile Savvy Agent.' I am so not a mobile savvy ...
What You Should Know If You Plan To Invest In Real Estate
What's the Value of a Home? How Good are the Stats? Homes are the largest, most important financial asset in the country, but the stats that help us judge home values are almost laughably inadequate. That's partly because each home is different – even ...
Trump Lobbied for Tax Changes 25 Years Ago That Forgave Real Estate Losses
Donald Trump has logged plenty of hours in front of television cameras, so at first glance, a Congressional subcommittee hearing from 1991 doesn't seem like it would be much of a noteworthy performance in the ...
Investigate all your options before agreeing to sell your real estate to your child at a deep discount
We own a rental property that our son, his wife and their baby live in. They want to do a lease-purchase agreement for this home, and we plan to do it using a real estate lawyer. Before going with them to a lawyer, we have a few questions. We purchased ...
SmartVizX has a new take on real estate VR
An Indian startup is pushing through limits of virtual reality technologies, creating business solutions that are mostly unheard of in the industry. But is India ready for such solutions yet? After working for a decade at Space Matrix Design ...
House Hunting in ... Poland
Poland's housing market is still developing; prices are lower than in other European countries for comparable properties and the inventory is smaller, people working in the real estate market there said. As the Polish economy performs well, a wealthier ...
Why Real Estate Billionaire Sam Zell Believes In Intelligent Immigration
Sam Zell's parents and older sister arrived in the United States four months before he was born. Eventually they would land in Chicago, where Zell still runs his real estate investment empire, but their circuitous 21-month journey to get there included ...
Fellow real estate mogul: Trump is the real deal as a successful businessman
Donald Trump's comeback in the 1990s was not due to tax maneuvering but from shrewd business acumen, said Trump supporter Howard Lorber, chairman of New York City real estate powerhouse Douglas Elliman. The GOP presidential nominee's use of ...
What Happens to Real Estate When the Fed Raises Rates?
Latin America real estate over the past 60 days has gained 4% compared to the Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund State Street Global ETF (XLRE) , a huge spread that is rarely seen. As such, Anderson has been recommending the Tierra Funds Latin ...
European shares fall led by utilities, real estate; Tesco soars
Such sectors typically underperform when bond yields rise, as that leads to higher borrowing costs for utility and real estate companies which often have large levels of debt. The STOXX Europe 600 Real Estate index fell 2.9 percent while the STOXX ...
Real estate's vital to the economy: Opposing view
The Real Estate Roundtable, a non-partisan group focusing on issues affecting our industry, has long maintained that all business investments, including real estate, be taxed on the economics of the investment. Tax incentives should be rare and limited ...
Sunset District real estate sizzling more than any other SF neighborhood
8 percent, compared to the first eight months of 2015, according to a report released by San Francisco-based Paragon Real Estate Group on Wednesday. The report found that some 270 homes were sold so far this year and, for the second straight year ...