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Global property prices soar in Q1 2021
01.06.2021
Global property prices soar in Q1 2021

In Q1 2021, global property prices rose by their highest rate since Q4 2006 with 13 registering double-digit increases. Discover how individual countries performed and why cooling measures are needed in some.

New trends in luxury residential real estate
04.03.2021
New trends in luxury residential real estate

Luxury residential real estate performed well in 2020 with price rises across the globe. UHNWIs showed a strong perference for resort and coastal property and extra outdoor space.

Global prime property outlook for 2021
03.12.2020
Global prime property outlook for 2021

The global prime property outlook for 2021 looks rosy with most cities to see price increases over the next year as new trends settle among consumers. Furthermore, the market looks set for changes in location as the suburbs and beach resorts rise in popularity.

Prime property prices continue to rise in Q3
10.11.2020
Prime property prices continue to rise in Q3

Prime property prices continued to rise across the globe in Q3, according to the latest Knight Frank Index. 62% of the cities in the survey registered an increase with an overall rise of 1.6%. North America was the best performing region in a year where domestic demand is driving markets and investors are looking to property as "a safe and tangible asset".

Trends in global development during the pandemic
17.09.2020
Trends in global development during the pandemic

How has the pandemic affected global development? This article summarises a report looking at changes in design and sales processes for developers worldwide with the conclusion that the key to success is not overreacting and being flexible.

4 Property investment lessons to learn from warren buffett
03.09.2020
4 Property investment lessons to learn from warren buffett

Warren Buffett, one of the world's most successful investors ever, recently celebrated his 90th birthday. On this landmark occasion, we look at four property investment lessons that we can learn from the epitome of how to invest successfully.

Impact of covid-19 on global real estate so far
21.07.2020
Impact of covid-19 on global real estate so far

Global real estate investment dropped by a third in the first half of 2020 on the back of the effects of the pandemic. The tourism, office and retail sectors were the hardest hit while residential saw a lesser impact. Moving forward, the long term prospects look promising for real estate as governments pour major capital into infrastructure.

The rise in pre-pandemic global property prices
16.06.2020
The rise in pre-pandemic global property prices

Global residential market sees more demand for green spaces
12.05.2020
Global residential market sees more demand for green spaces

Although the covid-19 pandemic has had far reaching effects across all sectors, some are faring better than others. They include property - although many real estate agents have been closed or doing virtual viewings only, a recent survey reveals strong buyer appetite. Vendors too are staying put and generally maintaining their prices. That said, potential homeowners are now prioritising home office space and green areas.

Florida’s real estate market shines in q3 2019
22.11.2019
Florida’s real estate market shines in q3 2019

Florida is one of the world’s favourite destination not only for travelling but also for investing in property. Here is an overview of the real estate market and economy in the state in Quarter 3 of 2019. The Florida Realtors’ latest report shows new positive figures. They stated that more closed sales, higher median prices, more pending sales and rising pending inventory during the third quarter of 2019. Also, during those three months, more than 78,750 single-family homes were sold across Flor

Home values and mortages in florida
17.10.2019
Home values and mortages in florida

New figures show an increase on property value. In fact, home values have increased by 4.64% from 2018 in the same period. The forecast for home values in the US shows and increase of 2.2% over the next year. However Florida’s forecast is even more positive showing an increase of 4.09% over the next year.

Florida economy and real estate positive forecast
08.10.2019
Florida economy and real estate positive forecast

The economic forecast in Florida shows signs of economic growth specially in real estate. Sean Snaith, economist from University of Central Florida, expects the state economy to grow at a faster pace than the United States. The property market in Florida has always been stable and rising.

Buy-to-let market opportunity in jacksonville
25.09.2019
Buy-to-let market opportunity in jacksonville

Jacksonville is the largest city by population and area in the state of Florida. Home to 903,889 residents, it too has a growing population with a rise of 1.6 million expected by 2023.

The number of households increases in ceará
15.07.2019
The number of households increases in ceará

The Institute of Economic Research and Strategy of Ceará (IPEC) has published new data regarding households in Brazil. In 2018 the number of households in Ceará increased by 3.7% compared to 2017, totalling 110 billion new units.

Highest foreign direct investment % since 2011 - brazil
11.07.2019
Highest foreign direct investment % since 2011 - brazil

Foreign investors are returning to the Brazilian market – The latest statistics published by the Central Bank of Brazil show a strong increase since April 2018. Banco Central do Brazil stated that from January until may in 2019, Brazil attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows of more than US$28.1bn (€24.8bn).

Worldwide luxury property prices see moderate increase
23.05.2019
Worldwide luxury property prices see moderate increase

Luxury property prices see just a moderate rise worldwide in Q1 2019, but those in European capitals steam ahead. Find out why.

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