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Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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China Developers Offering Home Buybacks in Weakest Markets: In an effort to spur their flagging residential real estate markets, developers in two of China’s worst-performing real estate markets are offering to buy back homes at above the original sale price, Bloomberg reports. Developers…

New Era for Commercial Development

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The financial downturn affected commercial real estate and related industries in a profound way, but in addition to all the financial hardship, it also ushered in a new era and new real estate cycle. Certain asset classes are less valuable…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for April 5-11: Congressman Fires Up Debate on REO-to-Rental: U.S. Rep. Mark Takano (D-California) calls for greater oversight of securities backed by single-family rental homes, wary that this asset class and its bonds may pose a threat to…

Top 10 Theoretical Skyscrapers in the World

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There are numerous, beautifully designed towers throughout the world, but many of the most daring skyscrapers often go unbuilt. Today we’re looking at the Top 10 Tallest Unbuilt Skyscrapers in the World!  This list and related information come from the…

Top 10 Worst Markets for Echo Boomers

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This ranking comes from the Urban Land Institute’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate report, available from their site as a PDF. Here are the Top 10 WORST U.S. Markets for Echo Boomers: Albuquerque St. Louis Tucson Memphis Providence, RI New Orleans Cleveland Sacramento Las Vegas…