Last Update: May 5, 2022
Octopus Real Estate Funds GSE Group’s 400-Unit Ashford
Octopus Real Estate, part of Octopus Group and a leading UK specialist real estate lender and investor, has completed a £22 million loan secured on a 48-acre site with planning consent for the development of 400 new homes in Ashford, Kent. The site forms part of a wider 140-acre mixed use development, Waterbrook Park, being delivered by GSE
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Real Estate Investing vs Stock Investing: Which to Pick
(1 days ago) Real Estate Expenses. Property taxes range from well under 1% per year to more than 2% per year depending on what area of the country a piece of real estate is located in. This map by the Tax Foundation gives a good visual reference for property taxes around the country. Home insurance prices vary considerably by location as well. Due to the
New Real Estate Team Launch Digital BTL Conveyancing
(7 days ago) A four-strong real estate team from the Birmingham office of law firm Harrison Clark Rickerbys (hcr) have joined digital law firm arch.law to launch a new service that aims to disrupt the market for buy-to-let conveyancing. Led by former hcr partner an
The Home Buying Checklist: Your Guide for 2022
(1 days ago) The real estate agent is the person who is going to act as your guide on your journey to find a home. Choosing that person shouldn’t be taken lightly. You’ll want to be certain the agent you work with is not one who is only concerned with closing “deals.” Those are “numbers people” who only want to make as many sales as possible.
Concreit Review – The Best Real Estate Investing Platform
(2 days ago) Concreit offers a private real estate investment trust that primarily invests in shorter-term loans secured against real estate. It pays frequent dividends and doesn’t require you to lock up your funds for years. Learn if it’s the right choice for your
10 Best REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) to Buy in
(5 days ago) Real estate investment trusts (REITs) can give you access to real estate and help diversify your holdings without purchasing properties. Here are the best REITs to consider today. 10 Best REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) to Buy in …
Real Estate vs Stocks – Why You Should Invest in Both
(8 days ago) Stocks and real estate each come with their own strengths and weaknesses. Fortunately, they complement each other perfectly, making a combined portfolio of stocks and real estate both rounded and resilient. Learn the pros and cons of investing in stock
Feature: The Generational Divide Behind Housing
(3 days ago) Social impact real estate is an important tool in grappling with issues in housing supply and demand. Investing in new housing to facilitate Shared Ownership and low-cost rental homes throughout the UK eases the burden for younger generations struggling to find a permanent home. Housing is a social determinant of health
Robert Kiyosaki predicts Bitcoin, Gold, real estate crash
(7 days ago) TL;DR Breakdown Robert Kiyosaki predicts crsh for gold, crypto and real estate. Blames federal reserve, Joe Biden for the crash. Urges investors to invest after crash. Author of popular book, Rich Dad Poor Dad and crypto analyst Robert Kiyosaki has predicted that a depression is coming very soon and the situation would bring about a […]
Federal Reserve releases scenarios for 2022 bank stress
(8 days ago) In the 2022 stress test scenario, the U.S. unemployment rate rises 5.75 percentage points to a peak of 10 percent over two years. This increase is accompanied by a 40 percent decline in commercial real estate prices, widening corporate bond spreads, and a collapse in asset prices, along with increased market volatility.
Nuveen Enters UK Affordable Housing Sector
(9 days ago) Nuveen Real Estate has announced its intention to enter the UK Affordable Housing sector on behalf of the TIAA General Account in a joint venture with Preferred Homes Limited (“PHL”), a for-profit Registered Provider of Affordable Housing, supported by Ashbourne Capital Partners (“ACP”), the UK based real estate asset management business.
13 Best Early Retirement Books – You NEED To Read These
(6 days ago) Retire Early With Real Estate. Retire Early With Real Estate: How Smart Investing Can Help You Escape the 9-5 Grind and Do More of What Matters is a valuable book to read if you are interested in getting into rental real estate. Chad Carson, the author of this book, is an experienced real estate investor, and he has also reached early retirement.
Crescent Title accepts cryptocurrencies as a payment
(6 days ago) Real estate companies will accept payments in cryptocurrencies. Crescent Title, a real estate agency operating in southwestern Louisiana, has announced that it feels ready to accept payments in cryptocurrencies. According to the companies’ lawyers, these announcements are part of adapting to new technologies with decentralized currencies.
RE/MAX opens in Hamilton, New Zealand
(3 days ago) RE/MAX Riverina Realty opened this month in Hamilton, with its name taken from the historic hotel that once occupied the site. Local businessman Steve Roper established the global real estate brand in the city with fellow managing director Jo Harris and office manager Lee Roper. Riverina Hotel was a building once purportedly graced by Queen […]
MGT secures £100m debt facility for Battersea Power
(Just Now) MGT Investment Management, a leading independent real estate investment and asset management business, has secured a £100M debt facility from Deutsche Bank to complete the purchase of its 92 apartments at the landmark Battersea Power Station. MGT has j
Real Costs of Buying a Home – How Much Can You Afford to
(Just Now) Real Estate; Real Costs of Buying a Home – How Much Can You Afford to Purchase? By. Real Smart Money - February 2, 2021. 0. 125. There are plenty of perks to owning a home, but it’s an expensive endeavor. The real cost of buying a home is a lot more than the price on the for-sale listing, and many homebuyers grossly underestimate the actual
Guest Blog: UK Property Can Shine, But Sustainability Is
(1 days ago) By Simon Durkin, head of EMEA real assets research and strategy, BlackRock The resilience of UK real estate has been severely tested by the pandemic; all sectors faced a multitude of challenges, from enforced lockdowns and closures to occupiers re-evaluating their real estate requirements.
UAE tops the NFT and Metaverse marketplace with innovative
(8 days ago) UAE takes center stage with NFT and metaverse projects. According to reports, the metaverse and NFT projects in the UAE are gaining momentum. DAMAC Properties led its most recent economic trend, which intends to launch a metaverse project in March 2022. The business has been developing the luxury real estate market in the Middle East since 2002.
Crowdstreet Review – Digital Commercial Real Estate
(5 days ago) CrowdStreet is a digital real estate investing platform for accredited investors that offers access to a wide array of commercial real estate investments, spanning a range of property types and deal structures. Learn about CrowdStreet and whether the p
Knight Frank reveals the latest results from its Global
(Just Now) 10 Real Estate Scams and Fake Home Buying Frauds to Watch Out For. The Best Life Insurance Companies for Mental Health Issues of 2022. Bison Bank becomes first in Portugal to obtain a crypto license. CUNA supports passage of SAFE Banking Act.
Sen. Wyden launches investigation into Opportunity Zone
(9 days ago) “According to public reports, it appears that the Opportunity Zone program is already helping subsidize luxury real estate development by wealthy developers, and in many cases will allow these investors to realize the gains on their investments completely tax-free,” Wyden wrote. “Among the investments that have reportedly qualified for
Barings Acquires Prime Student Accommodation in Brighton
(3 days ago) Barings, one of the world’s largest diversified real estate investment managers, on behalf of a core strategy, has agreed the forward purchase of Crown House, a high-quality student accommodation asset in Brighton, for £43.7 …
VyStar Mortgage Review
(9 days ago) Such loans are typically reserved for large homes or houses located in expensive real estate markets, meaning they are primarily designed for large apartments or houses located in pricey real estate locations. VyStar will issue jumbo mortgages up to a maximum of $3 million per loan and provides a choice of 15-, 20- and 30-year fixed-rate jumbo
8 Reasons Why Renting Isn’t “Throwing Money Away”
(3 days ago) There’s a reason why these are the three most important factors in real estate. Generally, the closer a home is to attractive amenities, the more expensive it will be. In many cities, that means the affordable homes are either in the suburbs or require extensive renovation.
The Top Early-Stage Blockchain Metaverse
(7 days ago) Next Earth is a blockchain-based virtual Earth that allows users to buy and trade virtual real estate NFTs. The project raised over $1.3m in an ongoing ITO sale of non-fungible tokens, each representing 10×10 square meter tiles of land on the planet Next Earth.
Milo blockchain start-up to offer 30-year crypto mortgage
(3 days ago) TL;DR Breakdown Blockchain start-up Milo has announced that it plans to offer Mortgage services to clients. The clients will have the freedom to leverage their BTC and other crypto holdings to purchase real estate in the US through the firm. Miami-based blockchain start-up Milo has announced its plans to offer crypto-mortgage to US citizens.
Users will be able to earn bonuses in Ether and Bitcoin
(5 days ago) TL;DR Breakdown • Brex promises good earnings with Ether.• Real estate companies like WeWork join in crypto transactions. Brex, the US financial services and technology company, is poised to allow its users earn bonuses in cryptocurrencies, especially Ether. The financial provider’s partners are Classpass, Airbnb, and Combinator, with whom it …
Greystar Announces Partnership of up to £2.2bn with ADIA
(7 days ago) Greystar Real Estate Partners has announced a new strategic partnership with a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (“ADIA”) of up to £2.2 billion to develop build to rent housing in London and its surrounding commuter towns.
Cryptocurrencies can now be used to pay rent
(1 days ago) The KPG Funds real estate company will accept cryptocurrencies on properties such as 2 Crosby Street, 211 East 43rd Street, and 446 Broadway. These properties are in Manhattan and are linked to substantial real estate businesses. In addition, KPG Funds intends to expand into other parts of the United States to increase the number of tenants.
DAUM Commercial and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Announce
(8 days ago) DAUM Commercial Real Estate Services has announced the groundbreaking of Gateway Executive Airpark, a three-hangar development totaling more than 185,500 square feet at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona. Gateway Executive Airpark, which is now leasing and will be available for occupancy by Q4, is a state-of-the-art, full-service
Next Earth and Earth 2—The Next Apple and Microsoft of the
(5 days ago) Next Earth and Earth 2—The Next Apple and Microsoft of the Metaverse. The metaverse is a shared cyberspace that acts as a virtual layer on top of many areas we’re already used to, whether it’s real estate or art. The metaverse is an evolving ecosystem that will continue to grow as more people use it. It’s a new frontier that we are all
Independent Community Banks back bill to help farmers get
(8 days ago) The Enhancing Credit Opportunities in Rural America Act (S. 2202/H.R. 1977) would exempt from taxation interest income on farm real estate and rural mortgage loans. This, in turn, would allow community banks to lower loan rates and better serve these borrowers.
SABB launches 3rd Ripple-based corridor for instant USD
(1 days ago) The Saudi British Bank (SABB) has launched real-time USD payment facilities for its corporate clients using Ripple’s blockchain technology. The leading Saudi bank has stated that the technology will help them achieve instant cross-border transactions, a feature that they want to roll out for all SABB customers in the future.
2021 Metaverse Uprising – Why there’s a growth explosion
(2 days ago) While real estate is in the doldrums worldwide, the virtual reality market growth explosion is reaching massive proportions. Metaverse is attracting millions of dollars worth of investments and tapping into relatively unknown arenas. Even though critics dub metaverse as mere futuristic dreams, the world is converging on the investment potential
Virtual NFT Confex
(5 days ago) “Asia’s Leading NFT Conference & Exhibition” 10th Feb 2022 NFT is the new buzz & a new era of innovation from sports to music, art to collectibles, real estate to digital fashion. NFTs are becoming an increasingly popular way to buy and sell digital artwork because it allows the buyer to own the original item.
AARP vs AMAC: Which has the Best Benefits
(7 days ago) AARP vs AMAC Cell Phone Discounts. Consumer Cellular: AARP Members receive a 5% discount off your monthly fees and usage charges, a 30% discount off select accessories, plus an extended 45-day money back, risk-free guarantee. Club Cellular: 5% discount off rates and accessories.
Neo price analysis: NEO depreciates to $21.08 after a
(Just Now) Real Smart Money - April 14, 2022. 0. 12. TL;DR Breakdown. NEO price analysis appears to be bearish. The strongest resistance is present at $30. The trading price of NEO is $21.08. NEO price analysis has revealed the NEO market to have partial bearish momentum with room for bullish potential because of the way the price has suddenly started to
Solana price analysis: SOL illustrates bearish dynamics at
(Just Now) Real Smart Money - April 14, 2022. 0. 12. TL;DR Breakdown. Solana price analysis is bearish today. The strongest resistance is present at $138.6. Solana trading price is $105.1 as of now; The Solana price analysis shows partial bearish momentum with room for bullish opportunities. The bears rule the SOL market and are likely to maintain their