Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

Office rental rates to drop in next 12 months

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
OFFICE rental rates in Kuala Lumpur (KL) business district fell again in the first three months of ...

Property slowdown beckons as next risk for emerging markets

Thailand, Dubai, Turkey and Brazil are facing trouble spots
by MICHELLE JAMRISKO / pic by BLOOMBERG AS GROWTH worries and trade war jitters threaten to ...

Your Hamptons summer restaurant shortlist

New and returning favourites vie to pick up the dining mantle from EMP Summer House
By KATE KRADER It will be a summer of options for people in and ...

Land prices remain stable, averting a property bubble

Certain areas continue to register a strong premium as the landowners have not buckled to reduce prices
by FARA AISYAH / pic by TMR FILE LAND prices ...

Buffett bets on Dubai property amid slump

DUBAI • Warren Buffett’s real estate brokerage is expanding into the Middle East with an office in Dubai.
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Gulf ...

Ultra-rich Malaysians well-positioned in wealth preservation this year

by LYDIA NATHAN 
THE ultra-high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs) in Malaysia are now deemed more con dent and secure in preserving their wealth ...

Manulife launches world’s 1st retail Shariah global REIT fund

Manulife Asset Management Services Bhd (MAMSB) has launched what it claims to be the world’s first Shariah global real estate investment trust (REIT) fund ...

For US$23m, fund manager David Berkowitz lists his Brownstone

The 25ft-wide New York mansion near Central Park comes with its own elevator
by James Tarmy / photo credit: Sotheby’s International Realty When ...

Thai property can stay hot in chillier times

By RONALD W CHAN / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Thailand’s booming property market is at risk of cooling this year as rampant construction threatens an oversupply ...

Developers commit to 10% price markdown to alleviate glut

Home Ownership Campaign to be held on March 1-3 at the KL Convention Centre
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS Some 180 property developers have ...

US housing bear who called 2018 slowdown sees worst yet to come

By BLOOMBERG
BOSTON • James Stack, who predicted the 2008 real estate crash and nailed last year’s housing slowdown with uncanny timing, is back with ...

As rest of real estate market slides, this area is doing just fine

Hint: You have to be a billionaire
By JAMES TARMY A new report by real estate agency Knight Frank LLP finds that 153 properties in six cities’ ...