Dubai faces 500,000 construction workers' shortage
With the real estate sector in the Gulf Arab emirate Dubai showing no let-up in expanding, the construction sector here is all set to witness a shortage of 500,000 workers by 2015, a media report said here Saturday.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Real Deal
Brokers pitch to sell Moynihan Station air rights
Several of the city's top investment sales firms made their case this week to win the right to broker the sale of 1.5 million square feet of excess development rights as part of the larger Moynihan Station redevelopment plan, sources told The Real Deal .
White & Case Takes McGraw Hill Space
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People's Daily Online
Office buildings sit idle in China's economic heartland
The Yangtze Delta, China's entrepreneurial heartland, has been hit by a new surge in office vacancies.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Asia-Pacific commercial real estate markets slow in Q1
After a record year, transactions in Asia-Pacific commercial-real-estate markets slowed 15 per cent year on year to US$23.1 billion in the first quarter of 2014, according to Jones Lang LaSalle.
West India Quay's 242 metre skyscraper set to go to planning this year
The Hertsmere Tower development, set to be the tallest luxury apartment building in the country, is back on the drawing board.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Stockland's A$2.5 Billion Retail Growth to Come From Development
Stockland, Australia 's biggest diversified property trust, will focus on developments, rather than acquisitions, to grow its retail property assets by as much as A$2.5 billion in five years.
China Property Collapse Has Begun
Nothing is going right for Hangzhou at this moment. Walmart will be closing its Zhaohui store in that city on April 23 as a part of its overall plan to dump marginal locations-about 9% of the total-in China.
Strada Picks Up Office Duo in Rancho Cordova, First in Sacramento Area
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Celebrity Hot Spot Resort on the Market
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The Orlando Sentinel
Canvs shared workspace plans July opening in downtown Orlando
Founder Phil Holt said the company recently finalized the lease at the Church Street Exchange Building, 101 S. Garland, which has been largely vacant for years.
HCP Is Climbing Back Up, Should I Get Back In The Game?
It seems that Mr. Market may have found a bottom for HCP and now maybe it's time to get back in the game? There aren't too many REITs with that track record, especially HCP that boasts a record of 29 years of consecutive dividends paid.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Overseas real estate attractive: JLL
Expand investment in real estate overseas, especially in the United States, Europe and Japan, which are attractive because of the anticipated global economic recovery, property experts at Jones Lang LaSalle suggests.
Property boom in Canary Wharf and east London, figures show
And units in Canary Wharf rose at a faster rate than homes in central London, according to figures released by Jones Lang LaSalle.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Real Deal
Cushman & Wakefield lands big Citigroup contract
In a quiet deal, global bank Citigroup has tapped Manhattan-based Cushman & Wakefield to manage all 27 million square feet of the company's commercial property in the U.S., including its Tribeca headquarters.
LaSalle Investment Management and Harvest Properties Acquire Century...
The Class A office development is comprised of two mid-rise towers totaling 276,551 square feet in the heart of the Mid-Peninsula market at the intersection of US 101 and Highway 92. Upon acquisition, the team immediately began implementing a leasing and repositioning plan, beginning renovations and construction of a new parking structure.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
China Property Collapse Has Begun
Walmart will be closing its Zhaohui store in that city on April 23 as a part of its overall plan to dump marginal locations-about 9% of the total-in China.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Washington Post
Judge rules for developer in $6.6 million National Science Foundation suit
They won a $330 million lease from the National Science Foundation but they appear to have lost the legal battle for the commission.
Dealertrack Technologies Announces Plans for New Corporate Headquarters on Long Island
Dealertrack Technologies today announced plans to maintain its corporate headquarters on Long Island and has signed a lease to move into a newly constructed 233,000 square foot corporate office building in the nearby Village of North Hills in early 2016.
Snohomish County inks Everett's largest office lease of the year
The city's largest office lease so far this year has been finalized, with Snohomish County renting 20,000 square feet in the seven-story America West Bank Tower, 2722 Colby Ave. The county Public Defender Association is moving from its current office at 1721 Hewitt Ave. into the second floor of the tower.