Prague Finally Gets New 5 Star Hotel



According to news from Loyd’s Property Investments group member Company Akroterion, preparations are underway for a new 5 star hotel at the city center of Prague. A long awaited city center luxury redo, the property will add great value to an already priceless city.

Latvia Real Estate Growth Slows To a Crawl



A recent report on Latvia real estate reveals a slight upward momentum for a market characterized by double digit growth since 2010. If further evidence of Europe’s stagnation is needed, Latvia property markets tell the tale sufficiently. The average price of a Riga apartment climbed only about 2 percent to just under €990 euro per square meter according to the Ober Haus Poland and Baltic price index.

Apartments.com Does Their Bit for America’s Homeless



Apartments.com just presented their latest contributions to ease the pain of the homeless in America. According to the news, People Serving People in Minneapolis, Vogel Alcove in Dallas, and The Chicago Coalition for the Homeless all benefited from Apartments’ second annual initiative.

Allsop Releases UK Residential Auction Review 2012



Last week leading independent property consultancy, Allsop Residential, released their 2012 review showing emerging market paterns derived from their sales. The video and PDF reports reflect a very high demand for properties at auction, the report says.

ThreeSixty Sold over 100 New Homes in 2012, More Exclusive Homes Available



ThreeSixty generated spectacular sales last year, with over 100 brand new homes sold at South Bay. With resort-style recreation facilities, and gated privacy, the dream homes sold from as low as $400,000. An award-winning community, with a great South Bay location, not far from Manhattan Beach Pier, Hermosa Beach and Marina Del Rey, ThreeSixty features […]

[Infographic] Gain Competitive Edge with Your Website



Since we began RealtyBizNews one recurrent thematic, or perhaps we should say “problem”, has veritably haunted us – the relative mediocrity of real estate sites and digital engagement. Perhaps no other industry, at least no other major one, has shown more utter disregard for the potential of online branding – let along sales and conversion. This is tough love, but truth in fact.

Canadian REIT NorthWest Announces Over-allotment Buyout



The NorthWest International Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSXV: MOB.UN 2.24) has announced exercising their option to purchase over-allotted shares of their equity offering. The purchase at $2 per price of the 850,900 units remaining puts the purchase at $1.7 million.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Get $11 Million Estate in Bel Air



For one of the trendiest couples of the moment, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, 2013 brings a lot of treasures. From all of them, one is catches our attention at RealtyBizNews: a superb $10.75 million mansion in Bel Air, California, recently acquired by the unmarried couple. The two have an eye for bargains – the […]

Deloitte Researchers Predict Late Blooming UK Market in 2013



According to a report from Deloitte this week, commercial property in the UK will bottom out sometime early in 2013. The report goes on to suggest values will then rise in the latter part of the year, this based on trends in the past 13 months or more.

UK Productivity & Prices Paint Bleak Recovery Picture



House prices in the UK declined further last month according to the Nationwide Building Society. Predicting further price falls, the agency reported the average cost of a home there slipping 0.1 percent to £162,262. Britain’s house prices declined last month and may fall “modestly” this year, because of a weak economic recovery, Nationwide Building Society said.