Articles by Commercial Real Estate

  • Vacancy Rate Rising In Calgary Office SpaceVacancy Rate Rising In Calgary Office Space

    December 11 2014 11:01 AM

    The impact of falling oil prices is making businesses shy of taking more office space.

  • France, Germany Lead Europe's Commercial Real Estate MarketFrance, Germany Lead Europe's Commercial Real Estate Market

    September 16 2014 8:23 AM

    Europe's commercial real estate investment market continued its strong growth during the first half of the year with France and Germany leading the way, Property Magazine International reported, utilising a study conducted by the CBRE Group.

  • New Crowdfunding Firm Focuses on Alternative Mortgage FinancingNew Crowdfunding Firm Focuses on Alternative Mortgage Financing

    September 11 2014 8:37 AM

    A newly launched crowdfunding platform will be focusing on raising funds for non-bank lenders that provide short-term commercial property loans to small individuals and businesses looking at real estate investing, a report on Bloomberg said.

  • Canada Developers Have a Taste for U.S. HotspotsCanada Developers Have a Taste for U.S. Hotspots

    August 15 2014 12:17 PM

    While China has surpassed Canada in terms of sales volume, Canada remains the United States real estate market's top foreign buyer, the National Association of Realtors reported in its 2014 Profile of International Home Buying Activity.

  • Real Estate Markets 'Recovering from the Recovery'

    July 01 2014 1:42 PM

    A joint research conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) claimed that 2014 will be the year when real estate markets "recover from the recovery," as buoyed by steadily growing demand for commercial real estate properties.

  • BlackBerry Places Real Estate Holdings on Sale; Shareprice Logs 30% Hike Since 2014 at TSX

    January 23 2014 7:50 AM

    The questions posed by that YouTube uploader would probably be answered soon as embattled Canadian phonemaker BlackBerry is selling the bulk of its commercial real estate holdings in the country. It would combine vacant sales and sale-leaseback arrangements to divest itself of the properties measuring about 3 million square feet of space.

  • Aussie Banks' Stocks are World's Priciest Stocks

    December 09 2013 3:23 PM

    A report from UBS revealed that Aussie bank stocks are the most expensive in the world

  • Fairfax Unites Commercial Property Media Assets Under Powerful ‘Commercial Real Estate’ Brand

    March 15 2013 3:08 PM

    Fairfax Media has today announced that the Commercial Real Estate brand will be adopted for all commercial property media assets across print and digital via commercialrealestate​

  • Even Australian, World Millionaires Experience Tough Times

    June 21 2012 6:44 PM

    You'd think millionaires, specially the Australian moguls, hardly felt the crunch of the ongoing global fiscal crisis? Well, think again. Because apparently, the millionaires from this tiny island country were the ones that experienced the toughest of luck in 2011 as far as their financial worth is concerned, a study published Wednesday revealed.

  • AFR and SMH to Jointly Promote the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Auction Centre

    March 16 2012 4:16 PM

    Two of the country's most respected newspapers, The Australian Financial Review and The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) have come together to jointly promote the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Auction Centre.

  • S&P Lauds Pepper’s Business Model

    January 04 2012 1:43 PM

    Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s has boosted Pepper’s overall ranking in recognition of the company’s strong performance in the sub-prime residential mortgage space.

  • Sydney Ranks High in Commercial Real Estate Investment Sites for 2012

    December 05 2011 6:21 PM

    Sydney is ranked as the third most favourable market in the Asia Pacific region for commercial real estate investment next year, largely due to the resiliency of the Australian economy, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Asia Pacific 2012, a real estate forecast jointly published by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

  • Faces Tough Competition

    July 27 2011 11:49 AM has long been the dominant commercial real estate portal in Australia. However, this position is under threat, as they face increased competition from new entrants, the ending of guaranteed revenue agreements and improvements to competing portals.