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  • The Millenaire mall: coping in low-growth France Sunday, 14 Dec 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    AUBERVILLIERS, France, Dec 14- In the middle of 2008, construction began on France's biggest mall project in a decade. The 140- store centre, dubbed a "ghost mall" by some visitors, epitomizes the current state of France: high expectations stalled by low spending, dispirited entrepreneurs and a lack of growth prospects since GDP slumped 2.9 percent in 2009 and...

  • DUBAI, Sept 22- An economic rebound has catapulted house prices and rents in Dubai to Manhattan- like peaks, the Gulf emirate's top property website says, forcing increasing numbers of residents to move to its cheaper outskirts or even to consider returning home abroad.

  • *H1 commercial property investment tops 10 bln euros- CBRE. Investors ploughed 10.7 billion euros into French office, retail, logistics and industrial properties in the first half of the year, up 73 percent from the same period last year, real estate adviser CBRE said.

  • Hong Kong at risk of losing retail rent crown Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    *Hong Kong rents facing first fall in a decade- CBRE. Hong Kong shop store rents stood at around HK $4,331 per square foot in the first quarter- about 25 percent higher than those in New York and almost triple similar rents in Paris, the world's second and third most expensive cities for retailers respectively, according to property services firm CBRE.

  • BERLIN, July 13- It has taken a quarter of a century longer than hoped but Berlin is now glimpsing the prosperity that was supposed to land in its lap after the Wall came down in 1989 and it was restored as the jubilant capital of Germany.

  • Troubled hedge fund sitting on real estate gold Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 10:22 AM ET
    SAC Capital Advisors LP plans to shut down its London office hedge-fund firm founded by Steven A. Cohen.

    Steve Cohen could make up some of the money he owes Uncle Sam by cashing in on SAC's sprawling real estate holdings.

  • Feds to seize NYC skyscraper tied to 'terrorism' Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 11:19 AM ET
    Building at 650 Fifth Avenue, New York City.

    A Federal judge will allow the Justice Department to seize and sell an NYC building claimed to be a front for the Iranian government and terrorism.

  • A sale pending sign is posted in front of a home for sale in San Francisco, California.

    Japan's public pension fund of $1.1 trillion may start buying real estate to boost returns in a move that could involve tens of billions pouring into cities such as London and Paris, property consultant CBRE said.

  • Europe Property Investors Rediscover Risk Appetite Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    European property investors are regaining their appetite for riskier assets, as fears over the euro zone's economic stability ease and sought-after properties in the best neighborhoods become too expensive, a survey showed.

  • Japanese Companies Fire Up Real Estate Market Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 6:22 PM ET
    Tokyo, Japan

    Japanese blue-chip firms, from electronics giants to brewers, are selling prime real estate to shore up battered balance sheets, stoking a resurgent property market.

  • LONDON, Nov 1- Spain's ``bad bank'' will struggle to find buyers for swathes of empty land, unfinished housing projects and doubtful loans left over from a property crash, hindering Madrid's attempts to overcome the wider economic crisis. Spain is setting up the bad bank, known by the acronym SAREB, under a plan to cleanse the banking system of toxic property assets.

  • The study by commercial real estate services firm CBRE comes just days after Hong Kong announced its first residential property tax targeted at overseas buyers as U.S. quantitative easing and record-low interest rates boost the risk of a housing bubble in the Asian financial centre.

  • Oct 8- Close Brothers Group PLC:. *Canaccord Genuity raises Close Brothers Group target price to 1200 p;. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.

  • Dubai builders revive shelved plans amid recovery hopes Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:21 AM ET

    *Cityscape projects include $1 bln Taj Mahal replica. DUBAI, Oct 3- Developers unveiled billion-dollar projects and new high-end residential developments at Dubai's Cityscape property show this week, as optimism returned to the emirate's battered real estate sector.

  • 20 Stocks with the Potential to Pop Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 4:42 PM ET
    It's the basic question when investing in a stock: is it on the way up or down?To answer this question, the street has developed numerous ways of attempting to predict what will happen, estimating various attributes tied to stock performance in order to determine what the future holds for a company's valuation. After dissecting the data, analysts following a particular stock produce a price target of where they believe the stock is headed. With data from Thomson Reuters, CNBC.com took a look at

    From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are analysts expecting to have the biggest pops? Find out!

  • Banks Lead 2-Day Decline Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 5:49 PM ET

    Below is a look at the worst performing stocks in the past two days, along with their performance since Oct. 4.

  • Sector Rotation in March: Financials Lead Now Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 6:23 PM ET
    A tour bus passes the Wall Street bull in the financial district January 22, 2007 in New York City.

    In the past three months, the tide in financials has turned. The sector, which posted an 18 percent loss in 2011, has been consistently up each month this year.

  • Stocks on the Move Now: Caesars Entertainment Soars Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 11:16 AM ET
    By The Numbers | Stocks on the Move Now

    Caesars Entertainment is among several companies showing unusual movement in Wednesday's trading session.

  • Going Green Could Be a $100 Billion Business by 2017 Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 10:57 AM ET

    Bringing greater energy efficiency to commercial buildings promises to be big business. The market is estimated to increase to $100 billion by 2017. Companies doing retrofits stand to reap the benefits from buildings going green.

  • Regretting Move, Bank May Return To Manhattan Thursday, 9 Jun 2011 | 11:03 AM ET
    UBS headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland.

    Fifteen years ago, New York City’s reputation as an international financial center was called into question when the giant Swiss bank UBS moved its North American headquarters to the Connecticut suburbs, where it built the largest trading floor in the world. Now, though, UBS is having buyer’s remorse, the New York Times reports.