Foreign buyers to return to U.S. real estate en masse

The U.S. housing market is on the verge of being flooded with foreign buyers, and real estate brokers across the nation are bracing themselves for their return. The U.S. has lifted travel restrictions on 33 countries that were put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, meaning vaccinated visitors from those territories can now visit

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Apartment Foreign Investment by the 10s of Billions

The apartment sector of the residential housing market has begun showing indications that it is becoming saturated. While new construction of new single-family homes has failed to keep pace with demand, new construction of apartment buildings has boomed for several years. Construction of high-rise apartment buildings in metro areas typically takes a year or longer

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Foreign Investors Predict U.S. Best Market for Real Estate in 2017

Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) is an organization that represents the “who’s who” in the global real estate investment industry. It provides a platform for top investors to communicate through global meetings in the US, Europe, and key cities around the world.

Will a Trump Presidency Start a US Real Estate Gold Rush?

With the inauguration of Donald J. Trump right around the corner, there’s been a lot of negativity surrounding what some call “controversial” policies he’s proposed for his administration. Here’s a more positive and realistic view.

A Foreign Buyer Can Complicate a Real Estate Deal

An article in the Washington Post has highlighted the fact that a foreign buyer could potentially complicate a real estate deal. If the buyer for your house is foreign then this may raise concerns that selling to someone who isn’t a US citizen could complicate the closing process. Common worries include concerns about additional paperwork

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Global Real Estate Who Holds The Key

You’ll probably be surprised to learn that among the most expensive real estate markets in the world is Vancouver, British Columbia. It ranks up there with London, NYC, San Francisco, and Miami. Foreign investment is the major driver in Vancouver’s real estate prices. The single biggest group of foreign investors in Vancouver are Chinese millionaires.

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Memphis Investors Reach Out to International Investors

Savvy Memphis investors are reaching out to international investors with turnkey rentals. International investors have always been attracted to real estate investments in the U.S. Today, ultra low prices and mortgage rates along with the security that real estate offers make U.S. real estate more attractive than most other investment options.

Dealing with Foreign Buyers: What Realtors Need to Know

US real estate is proving to be very attractive to foreign buyers right now, lured by the combination of a relatively weak dollar and low, low prices. Yet for foreign buyers, investing in a US property is not always that simple…

Opportunities Arise with Real Estate Value Increasing in Perth

The city of Perth has seen a recent increase in the value of real estate, a trend analysts expect to continue in the city’s suburbs in 2012. For some real estate firms, this is a golden opportunity, and Perth’s resources boom is a field of ripe opportunities. Perth is the largest city in the state

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Berkeley Group to Convert 90 Offices to Homes in City of London

Berkeley Group Holdings Plc (BKG) plans to convert 90 offices in the City of London financial district. The homes, located in the Roman House, will be part of an expansion of the building from six stories to eight stories, and will include homes ranging from studios to three bedrooms. Berkeley Group acquired the 8,600 square

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