*JPMorgan picked to advise PIF on transfer- sources. *Aims to revive goal of Riyadh as global financial hub. DUBAI/ RIYADH, May 9- Saudi Arabia is to transfer ownership of Riyadh's floundering King Abdullah Financial District to the Public Investment Fund from the Public Pension Agency, according to four sources aware of the matter.
CHICAGO, May 2- China's largest commercial property company, Dalian Wanda, and a Chicago real estate developer on Monday announced they will build a $900 million skyscraper, the largest-ever real estate investment by a Chinese company in Chicago. Last week, affiliates of Chicago- based Magellan Development Group and Beijing- based Wanda Group completed a land...
Mohamed Mansour, co-chairman of Mansour Group and chairman of Man Capital, talks about building and investing in U.S. real estate.
David Fischel, CEO of Intu, talks about the strength of the U.K. consumer, their spending patterns and shares his outlook for U.K. retail.
Australia is attempting to let the air out of housing without deflating a vital source of economic growth or stressing indebted households.
Apart from rare stratospheric deals, Mumbai's property market is ailing, as it pays the price of having too big a boom.
Surges in London property prices have spurred calls the city is a bubble waiting to pop, but investors are still positive on the market.
Chinese investors have snapped up both commercial and residential real estate in the world's top cities. Now they are turning to the Mediterranean.
Indonesia is a nation where traditional belief systems, including shamanism, have been fused with mainstream religions, the Financial Times reports.
Skyscraper rents in Hong Kong are still the world's highest, but the city is in danger of losing its crown to New York, Knight Frank said.
Reforms of Indonesia's easily-sidestepped luxury property taxes may be on ice, but the taxman is likely still coming for the wealthy, analysts said.
Singapore's high-end property developers faced with a ticking clock may take drastic measures to avoid steep charges for unsold units.
Singapore's REITs have long defied predictions they would stumble amid forecasts of rising rates, but analysts say the day of reckoning may soon come.
This represents the largest capital commitments raised by private real estate companies actively listed on equity crowdfunding platforms.
Property prices in the Philippines have surged over the past few years, but it isn't clear puffed up valuations stack up to a bubble.
More than 150 start-ups are using Managed by Q to manage their offices, in lieu of a traditional office manager.
A North Carolina company is taking shipping containers and converting them into all sorts of structures, from retail spaces to multifamily apartments. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
China's shadow banking firms slashed lending to property developers, potentially spelling trouble for the sector and the economy.
Luxury living among the high-rise set is going to the dogs as builders are finding a huge demand for innovative spaces for animal lovers.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.