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Hurricanes Like Harvey and Irma Devastate Lives. Do They Forever Damage Property Values Too?

It's looking like a once-in-a-generation hurricane season for the southeastern United States. Harvey has left at least 70 people dead and battered …

Are we headed for another housing collapse?

When an average $1 million home goes on the market in Santa Clara, Calif., it can reel in 20 offers. Quickly, and without batting an eye.<p>“As long as …

Real Estate

Opinion: High-priced REIT shares are creating problems for index funds

Consider these investment questions: If you own shares of all the stocks in a particular sector or industry, do you want to see all the underlying …

Investing

Burgeoning Guangzhou is No Longer Living in the Shadow of Beijing and Shanghai

There are still bargains to be found in the southern Chinese city<p>China’s luxury real estate is among the priciest in the world, and all signs …

Singapore now the biggest foreign investor in Australian property, as Chinese investment drops 69pc

China's State Council, or cabinet, announced the first rules on overseas investment by Chinese companies on Friday.<p>Areas now banned from investment …

Sellers' ability to block inspections catching investors out: Property manager

Property investors are being left vulnerable by a loophole that means they sometimes miss out on properly checking properties before they buy …

B.C. housing minister ‘looking at’ reducing maximum allowable rent increases

B.C. Housing Minister Selina Robinson isn’t ruling out changes to a provincial formula that sets the maximum amount that landlords can raise their …

Sources: Gilbert close to buying Buhl Building, parking deck downtown

Downtown real estate mogul Dan Gilbert is closing in on a deal to buy the Buhl Building and its 652-space parking deck downtown, two sources familiar …

Zillow shifts Zestimate home valuation tool to the cloud, claims better accuracy than ever

As thousands of scientists work to improve Zillow’s Zestimate, the company said today its home valuation tool is more accurate than it has ever …

Real Estate

What happens after the real estate wave crests?

Boston was flying high.<p>New towers were transforming the downtown skyline, while growing companies couldn’t hire fast enough to fill open jobs. Home …

VC doors are wide open for real estate startups

Over the last couple of decades, online streaming, shopping and social networking startups have revolutionized the art of sitting around the house. Now, a new generation of internet entrepreneurs is focusing on getting us a better house to sit around in.<p>Seed and early-stage investment in real …

Real Estate

Skyrocketing real estate has malls putting homes, not cars, in parking lots

First it was Woodward's. Then it was Zellers.<p>Now, the next thing Lower Mainland malls could lose are their vast parking lots.<p>Mall owners are …

Urban Design