Fine & Country to expand into Russia     Positive news for Ibiza and Mallorca in half year review     Turkey handed another two World Heritage Sites     Spanish property market round-up     US Real Estate market registers positive growth    
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Fine & Country to expand into Russia
Wednesday 30th July 2014

St Petersburg in Russia will be the next location for a Fine & Country branch, as the luxury property estate agents continues its rapid growth. Alexandar Romaneko, who will head the branch, said: “Many of our Russian buyers are interested in buying a home abroad, particularly in Marbella, Cannes and Mayfair...

Positive news for Ibiza and Mallorca in half year review
Wednesday 30th July 2014

The Balearic Islands continue to enjoy the benefits of a market recovery, with the half year review of Sotheby’s International Realty’s offices in Mallorca and Ibiza making for positive reading...

Turkey handed another two World Heritage Sites
Wednesday 30th July 2014

Turkey was granted two new World Heritage Sites, bringing its total number to 13, at the latest UNESCO World Heritage Session. The Birth of the Ottoman Empire at Bursa and Cumalıkızık in the southern Marmara Region is the first new site...

Spanish property market round-up
Tuesday 8th July 2014

The sale of Spanish homes rose by 5.3% in April, up from the same month in 2013, to a total of 24,968 sales, according to the Spanish National Statistics Institute (INE)...

US Real Estate market registers positive growth
Tuesday 8th July 2014

The United States real estate industry has shown no signs of slowing up in recent months, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR).     In their 'Housing Market Forecast', the NAR revealed that sales of existing homes were up by 4...

Gulf nations flock to Turkey
Tuesday 8th July 2014

According to Turkey’s Cultural and Tourism Office, the country saw a surge in visitors from the Gulf regions in the first four months of the year...

Property firm donates money to rebuild homes in the Philippines
Tuesday 8th July 2014

Salford Quays-based property firm Knight Knox International has donated funding to rebuild 21 family homes in deprived areas throughout the Philippines...

StepStone launches StepStone Real Estate
Tuesday 8th July 2014

StepStone, a leading global private markets firm, has announced the launch of StepStone Real Estate through the addition of the Clairvue Capital Partners (“Clairvue”) team...

Bonitasoft strikes deal with Rightmove
Friday 6th June 2014

French firm Bonitasoft, a provider of business process management (BPM) solutions, has this week announced that Rightmove will use its services to streamline its internal customer-facing processes and drive improvements in customer service...

Savills Studley merger is completed
Friday 6th June 2014

Studley, a New York-headquartered commercial real estate brokerage company with 25 offices around the country, has announced the approval of the proposed merger with London-based Savills plc...

Sotheby’s braced for bumper summer in the Balearics
Wednesday 7th May 2014

After the announcement of a 9% increase on flight seats available to the Balearics this summer, estate agent Balearics Sotheby’s International Realty is hoping improved accessibility will also boost the property market...