China’s property issues go beyond Evergrande

The headquarters of the China Evergrande group in Shenzhen, China. NOEL CELIS / AFP / Getty Images Text size Remember that guy who ran for mayor in New York City shouting, “The rent is damn too high?” Chinese authorities have taken his complaint to heart, setting “benchmarks” for sales of …

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Companies competing with future owners

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Soaring house prices and rents are fueling the appetite of real estate companies for homes, adding unwanted competition for many potential buyers. Residential real estate purchased by businesses or institutions reached an all-time high of 67,943 properties in the second quarter, according to Redfin, a Seattle-based …

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How house prices in Herefordshire balance out

HOUSES prices edged up 0.9% in Herefordshire in July, new figures show. The boost is contributing to the longer-term trend, which has seen property prices in the region achieve 8% annual growth. The average house price in Herefordshire in July was £ 258,583, according to cadastral figures, an increase of …

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House committee strengthens active transportation in reconciliation bill with funding for connectivity and zero-emission transportation

Trails are critical infrastructure that must be prioritized as Congress finalizes infrastructure and budget agreements. Tweet this “This bill represents an admirable effort by the T&I committee, in collaboration with its Senate counterparts, to reaffirm their infrastructure priorities in terms of climate and equity, which puts more emphasis on the …

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Results of the Symposium on Economic and Real Estate Forecasts

Getty Images NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Realtors and its business investment division will host the 11th Annual Economic and Real Estate Forecasting Symposium on Tuesday October 19 and Wednesday October 20. The theme for this year’s virtual event is “Rethinking Real Estate: Adapting to the …

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