Buoyed by the wealth generated from extensive natural resources and a loosening of foreign ownership laws, many Middle Eastern countries are transforming their local real estate markets.
For the past 40 years, Sam Zell has been one of the biggest and most successful players in the US real estate market. Always opinionated, never boring, Zell recently sat down with PERE to discuss his views on the global real estate market, his unconventional holiday gifts and why he likes Libya and Brazil. By Paul Fruchbom
Lukewarm holiday sales in the US retail sector betray the increasingly picky purchasing habits of shoppers.
New York-based alternative assets firm GSC Partners and property group Tishman Speyer are teaming up to invest in Shanghai and Beijing.
The biggest pension fund in the US likes China. How does the hype compare to the risk? By Aaron Lovell
The global private equity group has created a joint venture with Spanish firm GED to help develop the Romanian real estate market.
With the addition of two new managers, Rockpoint is the latest US private equity real estate firm to set up shop in Europe.
Six of Paris' most luxurious hotels, including one owned by Starwood Capital, have been fined for anti-competitive practices.
The desire of northern Europeans to have their own place in the sun is fueling opportunities for real estate investors. By Jonn Elledge
Continuing its investing spree in the five boroughs of New York City, Apollo Real Estate has paid $100 million for an apartment complex in the Bronx.