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Articles about "Investing"

  • How to Spot and Invest in Neighborhoods on the Rise to Popular Transition By Nikko Espina | February 17, 2016

    Look for these key features when scouting for a neighborhood on the rise.

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  • Chrysler Building China’s Love Affair with New York By Samantha Martinez | March 09, 2015

    The U.S. real estate market’s newest player - China - has been making record-breaking deals over the last few months. See what these investors have been up to.

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  • Elegran Central Park South One57 5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in an NYC Condo for 2015 By Nalyse Seymore | February 04, 2015

    New York City real estate is always exciting, from new constructions to newly hot neighborhoods. Here’s why you should get your foot in the door for 2015.

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  • Buying Real Estate With Your IRA By Kamini Ramdeen | May 20, 2014

    IRAs can be more than just used for investing in the stock market. There are many options to diversify your assets within an IRA. Some of the forms can be energy, coins, copyrights, patents, boat slips, IPO stocks, and purchasing real estate.  

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  • What Experience Means For High-End Buyers By Jonathan Tuason | May 08, 2014

    According to a survey put out by Realtor.com that asked respondents regarding their thoughts on purchasing luxury properties, luxury homeowners and non-luxury homeowners agreed on the importance of great views and chef’s kitchens, at least as far as features go.

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  • Luxury Real Estate Market Projected To Grow Through 2014 By Jonathan Tuason | April 21, 2014

    Real estate is projected to grow in popularity as a long-term investment, ensured by consumer confidence, and bolstered by the rise in real GDP, marking a very different outlook from the economic lows of 2009.

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  • Flight Capital Continues to Land in NYC? By Jonathan Tuason | April 07, 2014

    It’s readily apparent how important international investors are to New York’s real estate market, and over the past several years, this has been particularly true of Russian oligarchs, who were able to take advantage of the city’s appreciating assets.

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  • The Future of Global Real Estate: Urban Growth By Jonathan Tuason | March 26, 2014

    It might appear that Asia will be a new point of focus for real estate investors.  In particular, urban centers in both China and India are projected to grow significantly over the next couple decades, and take an even more prominent position in the world’s markets.

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  • Morgan Stanley: Real Estate is the Best Investment Opportunity of 2014 By Sophia Polin | February 14, 2014

    According to Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, millionaires consider real estate the best investment opportunity of 2014. It seems the post-recession market is experiencing a major revival. In fact, commercial-property values have increased a staggering 71% since their mortgage crisis low in 2009.

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  • Crowdfunding: A Shift in Real Estate Investing By Jonathan Tuason | February 10, 2014

    Historically, real estate investment has been generally limited to those who could readily afford to risk at least $50,000 on a single deal.  However, crowdfunding is removing that barrier to entry.  Crowdfunding, as demonstrated for commercial ventures by platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo, is being applied to real estate by several services.  This practice could permit individuals to diversify their investments with greater facility, and enable international investors to become involved in more relevant markets.

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