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An Interview With Ritz Property - Brazil Real Estate development and investment company

Ritz Property is an international Real Estate development and investment company that currently specialises in Brazil.<p>Here we talk with Andrew …

40-story tower coming to Denver's 15th Street - Denver Business Journal

Hines is poised to break ground on a “skyline changing” 40-story office tower at 1144 15th St., between Arapahoe and Lawrence streets in Denver.<p>That …

Developer, Guggenheim co-founder launch real estate investing venture

A prominent Los Angeles developer has joined with the co-founder of Guggenheim Partners — the owner of the L.A. Dodgers — to launch a massive real estate investing venture.<p>Nelson C. Rising, with a long list of commercial office towers to his credit, and Todd Morley, who left Guggenheim to start his …

Wall of worry lifts on commercial real estate front

For the first time in a year, real estate executives report they are feeling like things are looking up for their industry.<p>That's not to say that the commercial real estate business is all sunshine and roses right now – far from it. But the gnawing anxiety that characterized the latter half of the …

10 most expensive markets for real estate

To most people, New York City has become an otherworldly real estate market. It's the town where a sky-rise condo just sold for more than $50 million—and it was only that cheap because it was raw space.<p>But to the global rich, New York is a bargain.<p>A new report shows that on a per-square-foot basis, …

Here's How Much Real Estate A Million Dollars Buys You In Every Major US City

How much housing you can buy with a million dollars very much depends on what city you are looking to buy in.<p>According to Knight Frank data cited by CNBC's Robert Frank, a million dollars goes a lot further in Cape Town than it would in Monaco.<p>But what about in the U.S.?<p>We looked at housing list …

New Wilshire Grand Renderings Show Sky Lobby And The Highest Rooftop Pool On The West Coast

Wilshire Grand<p>The seventieth-floor hotel sky lobby<p>Sky pool deck<p>Outside the hotel lobby at Seventh and Fig<p>Inside the hotel lobby<p>Ground-floor lobby<p>Sky lobby seating<p>Bar at the sky restaurant, above the sky lobby<p>Sky restaurant<p>Cross-section of the top floors<p>Lit-up spire<p>Photo by kelbeen via SkyscraperPage<p>…

New Photos Show 'Bosco Verticale' Vertical Forest Nearing Completion in Milan

At first glance it looked too fantastical to be real, but now the completion date for the world’s first vertical forest is drawing near. Located in …

Chinese developer unveils plans for Metropolis project in L.A.

Chinese real estate developer Greenland Group revealed plans Friday for a quick start on the first phase of its $1-billion Metropolis Los Angeles project that is expected to redefine the downtown skyline.<p>Work is set to begin shortly on a high-rise hotel and a residential skyscraper on what is now a …

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Dubai Back To Being Muslim Capital Of Real Estate

We’ve all seen pictures of the man-made palm tree island off the coast of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. It sticks out into the Persian Gulf like a spectacle, or better yet a reminder of what oil wealth and human ingenuity can accomplish.<p>The palm is known as Palm Jumeirah Island, built by Dubai …

Top 3 Reasons Real Estate Deals Fall Apart For A Buyer

Real estate transactions can be quite cumbersome – they are riddled with legal content and require a lot of documentation – so you can imagine that there are plenty of areas where something could go wrong. It is estimated that nearly one-third of all real estate contracts never make it to the …

Articles about new prospects on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Brooklyn architect shows what a little elbow grease, a healthy dose of naïveté, and a decade can accomplish.<p>"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t as bad as yesterday’s." That's a juicy pull-quote from "The Glass...<p>We are not afraid of change.<p>For Katie and Scott McDonald, …

Home building at historic levels in some cities

Cities that are leading the nation in home building have land available for development, pent-up demand for housing, and strong economies and job growth.<p>Home building is recovering faster in some cities than in others, just as home prices are.<p>Major cities in Texas are leading the way back in …

The 40 Most Notable New Developments Currently Under Construction - Curbed SF

Construction cranes are popping up like weeds across the city, and these days folks are used to new buildings rising up in just a matter of months. The current construction boom is one for the record books, and as such we've decided to celebrate this exciting time in the city's history with a map …

MVRDV's Urban Hybrid Micro City is Set to be Constructed in Switzerland

MVRDV’s porous Urban Hybrid project was just declared to be the winner of the Feldbreite competition for a housing block in Emmen, Switzerland. The …

Jehovah's Witnesses' Property Reborn As 7 Condos From $1.9M

The Riverview - 183 Columbia Hights - Development Du Jour<p>View from the rooftop.<p>The front door.<p>The building...<p>... and an artsy shot of the street.<p>Part of the Watchtower's great NYC property sell-off, <b>183 Columbia Heights</b> sold for $6.6 million in April of 2012. After a makeover by buyer David Mitchell …

How to Create a Great Vacation Rental Property

There are <b>vacation rental properties</b> and there are <i>great</i> vacation rental properties. Owning a great rental property can make you stand out from the …

Chinese Developers Set to Increase Investment In Foreign Real Estate

Chinese developers have been purchasing big real estate projects in the world’s most important cities in the past year. They will continue the shopping spree this year, with other Chinese groups to follow the trend soon, according to real estate analysts.<p>Greenland Holding Group Co., a state-owned …

Chinese property developer buys historic Ram Brewery site in London

A giant Chinese property developer has bought the site of Britain's oldest brewery in its first venture into the European market.<p>Greenland Holdings Group has snapped up the historic Ram Brewery in Wandsworth, west London, which has an investment value of £600m and is to be turned into shops and …

San Francisco's SmartSpace SoMa is the First Prefab Micro Housing Project in the US

San Francisco recently saw the opening of the first prefabricated micro housing project in the US! Developed by Panoramic Interests, SmartSpace SoMA …

Transforming Greater Boston: 10 Projects to Watch in 2014 - Curbed Boston

Shake off that hangover and put on a clean shirt: We've got business to attend to! These 10 projects are in various stages of planning and construction throughout the region, and include such game-changers as the <b>Millennium Tower</b>, the twin spires at the <b>Christian Science Plaza</b>, and everyone's …

Green Building Sparks Battle for the Built Environment

The explosive growth in green buildings over the past decade is flattening the built environment.<p>Until recently, building automation, lighting controls, fire safety and other base building systems were designed and deployed to support a single building service and operated independently on …

Living Architecture: Five Growing Trends - gb&d

We can easily call this the green era of architecture, but for many, the descriptor owes itself more to a philosophy and less to the color. Living …

Green Skyscraper to Be Built on Top of Vancouver's Historic Exchange Building

The city of Vancouver just approved a unique new tower that promises to be one of the greenest skyscrapers in all of Canada. The Exchange is a …

An Introduction to the Cost Benefits of Green Buildings

<i>Curbed University delivers insider tips and non-boring advice on how to buy, sell, or rent a home or apartment. Additional questions welcomed to tips@curbed.com. Today's topic: the cost benefits of green buildings!</i><p>Last week, Curbed U explored the world of green buildings, but we only briefly …

What will influence the commercial real estate market in 2014?

It has been an interesting year in commercial real estate markets: rising long-term interest rates took some of the wind out of the sails of the real estate investment trusts, which had previously been doing deals at a fast clip, but office development boomed and pension funds became even bolder …

14 Predictions For NYC's Real Estate Market In 2014

In 2014, rising mortgage rates, a new mayor and administration and a surge in new construction could be the factors that spark major changes in real estate. DNAinfo asked the experts for their forecasts.<p>Concern over rising mortgage rates pushed some prospective buyers to seal the deal in 2013. In …

Developer to Update Progress of Buckhead Atlanta Project

OliverMcMillan's Dene Oliver will talk about the real estate development landscape at the Buckhead Business Association Annual Luncheon on Jan. …

Hudson Yards' First Tower Grows Beside The High Line

Hudson Yards construction 10-28-13<p>View of the Hudson Yards construction from the 25th floor of a rental tower on Eleventh Avenue<p>The first building is the South Tower, which will rise 47 stories.<p>According to neighbors, work is 24 hours a day, and the neighbors "are getting sick of that shit."<p>The …

Articles about modular beachside getaway australia on Dwell.com - Dwell

In most cases, areas in a home are designated by their use and separated into different rooms accordingly.<p>Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.<p>This mesmerizing micro home offers an incredible experience at an affordable price in Greece.<p>A …

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