Real Estate

The top 10 destinations to consider when buying a holiday home

Is anyone else dreaming of sandy beaches and sunnier climes?<p><b>The cold, wet and windy weather has the whole nation dreaming of sandy beaches and</b> …

Universal Studios

Canadians are the most indebted in the world, OECD says, as it warns on rising debt risk

The OECD warned that rising private debt loads in both advanced and developing economies pose a risk to growth as Canada, South Korea and the U.K. …

Canadian News

Vancouver’s Rental Reality: The professional couple that still can’t beat the rental trap

<i>Vancouver’s Rental Reality is a week-long original series looking at housing in Vancouver from the renter’s perspective. From renters locked out of</i> …

Housing

‘Selfie surgeon’s Trump World Tower condo is more than half off

What a difference a few years make!<p>“Selfie surgeon” Sam Rizk — a celebrity plastic surgeon and talking head who has cautioned teen girls not to get …

Derek Jeter

Tory stamp duty cut could cost first-time buyers twice as much as they save, leading think tank says

Philip Hammond’s stamp duty cut for first-time buyers could cost those purchasing a home more than twice as much as it saves them, a leading think …

Philip Hammond

You could own this Valleys home for just £1

You can't get much for £1 these days .<p>Even a bottle of pop is closer to two quid in most shops.<p>You can, however, get your hands on this house in the …

News (Wales)

Ryan Seacrest tours $30M penthouses with longtime love

Ryan Seacrest is continuing his house hunt.<p>After he eyed a $24.5 million penthouse in the West Village this fall, Gimme Shelter hears the radio and …

Ryan Seacrest

Comedian Kathy Griffin unloads her Hollywood Hills home for $4.49 million

Don’t expect to find Kathy Griffin in Hollywood Hills for Thanksgiving this year.<p>The actress and comedian has finally sold her house of more than a decade for $4.492 million. That’s about $1 million shy of her asking price when she put the gated home up for sale last year.<p>Set up from the street on …

Kathy Griffin

Co-op to open 17 new stores

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Commercial Real Estate

Ontario cottage region to reconsider development limits around lakes

It's time to abandon a draft proposal that could ease development limits around Muskoka's picturesque lakes, the region's district chair said after facing hundreds of cottagers who were worried about the environmental impact of new construction.<p>After decades in politics, Muskoka District Chair John …

More than 1 in 3 Yaletown condo sales appear to be flips

<b>By ThinkPol Staff</b><p>More than a third of all condos currently listed for sale in Vancouver’s Yaletown neighbourhood appear to be attempts at flipping by …

Business Insider: Greece 9th Worst Real Estate Market | GreekReporter.com

Greece is one of the worst real estate markets for 2017, ranking in 9th place with Thailand in 8th, while prices continue to fall, according to the …

Greece

Why Canada’s Real Estate Market Is Becoming Too Big to Fail

It was all about to come crashing down.That’s the conclusion one would draw from reading the Canadian business press in the spring of 2017, which, …

Mortgages

Surprise quirk in stamp duty rules turns up the heat on Welsh buyers

Home buyers in Wales have been dealt a tax blow relating to the devolution of stamp duty to the principality’s government next year.<p>It is unrelated to Wednesday’s Budget announcements, but highlights the increasing complexity of the stamp duty system.<p>The group affected comprises buyers who own more …

‘Sale money of Tshwane mayoral mansion will fund 40 houses’

At least 40 families are set to benefit from the sale of the Tshwane mayoral house, which was auctioned off yesterday for R5.1 million.<p>Mayor Solly …

News (South Africa)

Young Canadians now need 13 years to save up for a 20% down payment: Professor

Paul Kershaw, policy professor at UBC and founder of "Generation Squeeze," joins BNN to explain why he thinks the national housing strategy fails to …

Business (Canada)

Siesta Key condo with 2 bedrooms

Need more information about booking Property 7474347 ?<p>Certificate of Excellence<p>What is Certificate of Excellence?<p>TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of …

Outdoors

Inside Emily Blunt and John Krasinski’s starter apartment

A triplex penthouse at 44 Lispenard St. in Tribeca has hit the market for $8 million, as first reported by Curbed.<p>The 3,000-square-foot, …

John Krasinski

When the Solution Is Right Next Door (Again)

Since her arrival in New York nearly a decade ago, Prachee Pathak has always lived in Yorkville, on the Upper East Side. And in late 2009, having finished her studies to become a physician assistant, she bought an alcove studio in a postwar building in the East 70s, for $300,000.<p>Ms. Pathak, now 42, …

Mount Sinai Hospital

Judge rules against home purchaser affected by the foreign buyer tax | The Province

A judge has found that a woman who had agreed to purchase a home in North Vancouver but failed to complete the sale after the foreign buyer tax went …

Canadian News

NCDRC directs real estate developer to pay ₹58 lakh

The Hindu<p>http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/ncdrc-directs-real-estate-developer-to-pay-58-lakh/article20739719.ece<p>article<p>For failure to …

Hinduism

Aussie Airbnb host rakes in a whopping $5.3m in a year

Top Australian hosts are earning far more than loose change for listing their spare room, apartment or house on popular accommodation site Airbnb, …

Hospitality

How to sell property in GTA Online

If you are looking to get ahead in GTA Online, one of the biggest assets you can obtain in the game is property.<p>Buying your first property can take a …

Grand Theft Auto

Vancouver households may pay more for garbage, water and sewer in 2018, plus higher property taxes

Vancouver property taxes are not the only fees that are likely going up in 2018.<p>Households may get dinged more for garbage, water, and sewer rates …

Residential outlook 2018: Owners to fare well, others not so much

Despite the spectre of higher mortgage rates, a decline in foreign investors and tighter lending restrictions, the residential market is poised to …

Lower Mainland

London rents 'could shoot up' after Budget hits landlords

Rents could rise for thousands of Londoners in properties owned by wealthy foreign investors after major Budget tax changes, it emerged on Thursday.

Government keeping close watch on unsold properties

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia’s quarterly 2017 bulletin states that there are 130,690 unsold residential properties.<p>Federal Territories Minister …

Kuala Lumpur

HMRC admits abolition of stamp duty for first time buyers will raise prices

House prices could rise in England and Wales in the next 12 months because of the decision to abolish stamp duty for most first time buyers. The …

China Vanke Bets on Growth in Rental Market

China Vanke Co., the nation’s leading property developer, is repositioning its strategy to seek future growth from rental properties as the …

News (China)

Sir Ivan Wilzig sells South Beach condos for $5.1M

Months after the musician bought a penthouse at the W South Beach for over $10 million<p>Months after purchasing an incredible record-breaking penthouse at the W South Beach for $10.2 million and Sir Ivan Wilzig, a musician who has been featured on several reality shows, has parted ways with two …