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    Completed 14-Acre Beachwalk Lagoon is Centerpiece of Neighborhood Delivering a Unique Lifestyle

    August 1st, 2018– Beachwalk celebrated a major milestone this week when developer John Kinsey emptied the last gallon of water into the new communities’ 14-acre crystal-clear lagoon, completing a world-class amenity. The lagoon contains 37 million gallons of water and serves as the anchor for Beachwalk, bringing a little...
  • Lisbon

    Look to Lisbon for an exciting investment in 2018

    Affordable mortgages, value for money property and new flight connections with the UK make Lisbon one of the most appealing European capital cities for investment in 2018, says InternationalPropertyForSale.com. Investors put off the UK market by cooling property prices and the likelihood of further interest rate hikes next year...
  • Frankfurt

    Land Shortage Fueled Rent & Purchase Price Growth in Frankfurt Residential Market

    September 18, 2017— According to Colliers International, no end of the price rally in the housing markets in Frankfurt and the Rhine-Main area will be in sight in 2017 either. From the current Colliers market report on residential investment, it is also clear that due to the unrestrained population...
  • Douglas Elliman Malibu

    Douglas Elliman Opens Malibu Office, Continues Western Region Expansion

    September 14, 2017 – Douglas Elliman Real Estate announced today the official opening of its Malibu office, in the recently remodeled landmark building, The Malibu Sands, across from world famous Carbon Beach. The leading luxury real estate brokerage opens its Malibu office as a part of the brand’s Western Region expansion. Located right on...
  • Douglas Elliman Teles Merger

    Douglas Elliman To Expand Throughout The Golden State with Acquisition of Teles Properties

    August 1, 2017— Douglas Elliman, the nation’s fourth largest residential real estate brokerage company, announced today that it has entered into a contract of sale to acquire Los Angeles-based Teles Properties. Upon closing, the operations of Teles will be under the umbrella of Douglas Elliman, making Elliman the second largest...
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    How Millennials Have Redefined the Indian Residential Market

    By now, it has become quite clear that as a generation, Millennials have a very different take on homeownership than their parents and grandparents did. This trend has been studied extensively in the West, but it has made itself quite obvious in India too. How do Millennials view home...
  • Vitae Constructions LLP's "Safalya" Mumbai India

    The Second Homes Market Post Demonetization

    May 3, 2017— Even though the Indian real estate sector was going through challenging times in past 2-3 years, H1 2016 saw a positive turn in the market. Compared to H1 2015, the period saw a 7% jump in volumes, with price corrections in the top 8 cities resulting...
  • Mallorca Spain

    German Buyers Soak Up the Spanish Sun as Sales Soar 40%

    May 1, 2017— Taylor Wimpey España’s most recent data reveals that German buyers are returning to Spain at an increasing rate. Overall, total sales by German buyers in 2016 increased by 40% compared to the previous year. Geographically, the hotspot for German buyers was the Balearic Isle of Mallorca...
  • cyprus

    Cyprus experiences increased interest from Overseas Investors

    May 2, 2017— Overseas interest in Cyprus strengthened in March, reveals TheMoveChannel.com’s latest Top of the Props index. The country re-entered the top 10 most popular countries on the portal for the third time in six months, becoming the sixth most sought-after destination. Foreign buyers returned to the island’s property...
  • Brits choose the Balearic Isle of Mallorca for an Easter Getaway

    Easter in the UK is usually a mixed bag of time off work, hyperactive children, threatening rainclouds and an overwhelming amount of chocolate. Though this combo does have a certain British charm, increasingly the temptation to spend the Easter break overseas is winning over the hearts of those looking...
  • Interest in Spanish Real Estate Hits 3 Year High

    April 5, 2017—Interest in Spanish property surged to a three-year high at the start of 2017, reveals TheMoveChannel.com’s latest Hotspots Index. The report, which charts the most searched-for locations on the international property portal, saw Malaga soar to first place in Q1 2017 – the first time Spain has...
  • JetSmarter enlists top luxury real estate agents as brand ambassadors

    March 1, 2016—Leading private jet booking app JetSmarter, announced today its latest round of influential ambassadors who will represent the ground-breaking company in various ways throughout 2016. Ambassadors include but are not limited to: American Real Estate Agent and Developer, Oren Alexander Real Estate Agent and Star of Million...
  • Ousted tenants sue after their former rent-controlled L.A. apartments are listed on Airbnb

    December 17, 2015-— Carrie Kirshman and Nina Giovannitti were close neighbors at their Spanish villa apartments in Fairfax, sharing keys, collecting each other’s mail and tending to a communal garden in the backyard. Their rent-controlled building allowed them to enjoy below-market rents of less than $2,000 a month for their...
  • This $301 Million Paris Chateau Is the World’s Priciest Home

    December 15, 2015— A mansion outside Paris has fetched a world record price of more than 275 million euros ($301 million), two people with knowledge of the matter said. Chateau Louis XIV was sold to a Middle Eastern buyer, the people said, asking not to be named because the sale...
  • Airbnb Partners With Sequoia, China Broadband to Woo Chinese Users

    August 18, 2015— Home-sharing startup Airbnb is gearing up for a deeper push into the booming market of Chinese travelers. Airbnb has forged a partnership with investment firms Sequoia China and China Broadband Capital, which contributed to a $1.5 billion investment this summer, to find a chief executive officer...
  • Will TripAdvisor Be the Next Airbnb? It Seems to Be Trying

    August 5, 2015— While much of the attention in the past couple of weeks has revolved around TripAdvisor’s emergence as a hotel booking site, the company’s Flipkey unit has been quietly adding Airbnb-style room rentals to its existing portfolio of vacation rentals. Commenting on the initiative, TripAdvisor spokesperson Laurel...
  • KAYAK to Display HomeAway Vacation Rentals

    June 1, 2015— Two online travel leaders, HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWAY) and KAYAK, an operating business of The Priceline Group , today announce an agreement to display HomeAway® vacation rentals on KAYAK. Integration is expected to be live by the end of the year with nearly 200,000 property listings...
  • HomeAway, Inc. Expands Presence in Middle East Market with Investment in Turkey-based Flat4Day

    May 28, 2015— HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWAY), the world leader in vacation rentals, today announces its $2 million minority investment in Flat4Day, also known in Turkey as Hemenkiralik, the country’s largest vacation rental website. HomeAway® led the round of fundraising with participation by Istanbul-based venture capital fund 212 Ltd....
  • Laguna Beach puts a stop to short-term rentals for 45 days

    May 21, 2015— With summer approaching, city officials approved an emergency ordinance aimed at quelling the growing tide of property owners who offer up their homes and apartments as short-term rentals in this beachside community. Airbnb, VRBO and Homeaway – which market short-term rentals – have exploded in popularity...
  • Hospitality, Havana Style: Airbnb Opens Its Doors in Cuba

    April 2, 2015— Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company, today announced that it will become one of the first U.S. companies to offer accommodations for licensed U.S. travelers since President Obama eased travel restrictions to Cuba in January. Starting today, travelers can choose from over 1,000 listings throughout...