International Real Estate

The public markets and European residential real estate

Rapid demographic change, the desire to live in city centres, the rising cost of housing together with an inexorably changing urban environment have raised the profile of apartment dwelling since the near-collapse of the global financial system in 2008. A new generation of renters, led by millenn ...

The public markets and European residential real estate

Rapid demographic change, the desire to live in city centres, the rising cost of housing together with an inexorably changing urban environment have raised the profile of apartment dwelling since the near-collapse of the global financial system in 2008. A new generation of renters, led by millenn ...

Scary

A strange thing seems to have happened between Re/Max and the media. Early yesterday Canadian Press filed a story based on the latest press release this over-hyped company churns on a regular basis. But unlike the usual buy-now-cuz-prices-are-exploding fare, this release was all about a market cor ...

Jar people

More about dog artist Topher Brophy here. The big news soon in the GTA will be an increase in sales. “The scare is over,” wrote a realtor in a failing Toronto tabloid that shall remain nameless. When the local cartel releases numbers in a few days they’ll come cloaked in the patina of ‘rec ...

How big an influence does central bank policy have on listed real estate?

The performance of global listed real estate markets will be sensitive to how central banks behave over the next few months, in particular to movements in interest rates triggered by changing central bank monetary policy, especially in the US, the eurozone and Japan (see recent real estate market ...