Global Real Estate News


Keep abreast of the latest global real estate news across 7 continents that impacts on your business.

GLOBAL: April 19, 2021

Real estate investment tips for 2021: EMEA

In 2020, real estate investment dropped substantially due to Covid-19 related travel restrictions. In Europe and the Middle East, investors have focused increasingly on their local markets, reflecting the ‘flight to familiarity’ among cross-border investors. ...

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GLOBAL: April 18, 2021

Real estate investment in 2021: global outlook

After the exceptional challenges brought by Covid-19, the distribution of a vaccine brings new hope for 2021. Sustained economic recovery is now on the horizon, led by advanced economies where vaccines are being introduced first. This should fuel wi...

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GLOBAL: April 15, 2021

Pace of global real estate investment recovery picks up as investors adapt to new market environment

Global real estate investment volumes declined by 28% year-on-year from a record amount of capital markets activity in 2019. According to JLL’s recently published Global Real Estate Perspective, full-year transaction volumes totalled $762 billion in 2020. ...

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GLOBAL: April 14, 2021

Worst is over for Dubai real estate market

Dubai real estate sector looks set to stage a smart recovery this year due to speedy economic recovery, spending on infrastructure development, growth in trade and tourism sectors from the Abraham Accords, experts say. Referring to latest data, r...

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GLOBAL: April 13, 2021

Global real estate investment volumes down 28pc in 2020

Global real estate investment volumes declined by 28% year-on-year from a record amount of capital markets activity in 2019, according to real estate expert JLL. In Europe, Middle East and Africa, investment volumes reached $282 billion, marking a 17% decrease year-on-year, stated JL...

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GLOBAL: April 12, 2021


Like Led Zeppelin’s classic hit “Good Times Bad Times”, lenders and homeowners experienced the ups and downs of 2020 in a number of ways. Along with hotel and mall owners, conduit lenders were clearly on the bad side of this riff. R...

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GLOBAL: April 11, 2021

Dubai real estate deals reach near 7-year highs at the end of 2020

Transactions in the secondary market of Dubai's property sector hit near seven-year highs in the last two months of 2020, according to new research. Data Finder, the real estate insights and data platform of Property Finder, said December saw 2,485 ...

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GLOBAL: April 8, 2021

Oman targets real estate investments, tourism development in bid to diversify

Oman’s sovereign wealth fund is shifting its tourism and real estate investments as part of a long-running effort to diversify the Persian Gulf country’s economy. The $17 billion...

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GLOBAL: April 7, 2021

How has Covid-19 impacted the real estate market in Switzerland?

Some are predicting that the real estate bubble in Switzerland is on the brink of bursting and believe that the Covid-19 crisis has accentuated some of the sector's structural trends. Are these concerns valid? And what...

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GLOBAL: April 6, 2021

What agents should know about getting a real estate coach

A good real estate coach is an agent’s secret weapon. When you have a coach in your corner, you get to work with a certified professional who will guide you through all the ups and downs of business and keep you focused on your goals. Here...

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