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Wealthy investors think Dubai offers excellent value for their money

According to a new report by Wealth-X and Sotheby’s International Realty, ultra high-net-worth (UHNW) individuals are spending millions of dirhams on Dubai’s luxury properties because it offers excellent value for their money. Dubai has everything an ultra-wealthy investor may desire,...
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SBIA Makes the Case for BDC Modernization

The Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA), the leading association of lower middle market private equity funds and investors, commends the House Financial Services Committee for carving a path forward in an effort to pass major regulatory modernization for the Business...
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The Brooklyn Real Estate Bubble Will Never Pop

    The housing crash of the late 2000s was supposed to have decimated property values across the nation. But in Brooklyn, the housing market barely broke its stride. Supply and demand is supposed to be an immutable truth, yet...
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The $5 billion question: Will WeWork survive the next downturn?

    In November, news broke that the shared-office provider WeWork raised $150 million in February from a number of high-profile investors, including Boston Properties’ Mort Zuckerman. The deal valued WeWork at $1.5 billion and catapulted it into the limelight....
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There’s a cool new thing tech billionaires are spending millions on instead of Ferraris and private islands

    On May 11, an anonymous buyer at Christie’s in New York set a record when they placed a bid for $US179.4 million for “Les femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’),” a vibrant canvas painted by Pablo Picasso in 1955. It...
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Miami Real Estate Market Continues to Heat Up

    The latest data from the Miami Association of Realtors show that the city continues to be one of the busiest real estate markets in the U.S. According to a report from propertywire.com, the median sales prices for all...
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Why luxury flats will have more takers in HK

    Swire Properties has just sold a super-deluxe duplex apartment at its Opus tower for nearly HK$500 million (US$80.5 million), setting a new record as Asia’s most expensive apartment in terms of price per square foot. The property at...
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London’s Church and State Brace for Cooling Property

    In London’s booming commercial-property market, church and state alike have been among the biggest winners. Now, some of Britain’s oldest and richest landlords are preparing for the market to cool. Property investment funds run on behalf of the...
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Sony Building owners have sights set on adding luxury hotels

    Joseph Chetrit’s dreams for the Sony Building at 550 Madison Ave. include more than just hopes to sell a triplex penthouse for a record $150 million. He’s playing serious footsie with several super-luxury hotel brands with eyes on...
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Crowdfunding startup to help finance LIC skyscraper

    Simon Baron Development is tapping into crowdfunding to finance its planned 467-unit rental tower in Long Island City. CityFunders, a crowdfunding startup just launched by brothers Albert and David Behin, is raising $1 million in equity for the...
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