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$1.9M Will Buy You a Bit More Than a Dog House by Georgian Bay
National Post
For the love of dogs… This four-bedroom home comes with a kennel, but the commercial zoning means you’d have many home-based business options. Located in the Blue Mountains there are also lots of trails nearby.

Rise Above It All in This Shangri-La Condo in T.O. For $8,995,000
National Post
Toronto’s Shangri-La is one of the tallest buildings in the heart of the city, offering great views. And this three-bedroom condo is no exception.

Real Estate Firm Adding Virtual Reality to Every Office
MediaPost
Virtual reality may be noted for its gaming capabilities, but businesses are starting to look at it as a component of their business.

 

North America

Existing-Home

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E&V News

Florida Estate Asks $51 Million (Unless You Only Want Part of it)
The Wall Street Journal
Frank Luppi’s mega Florida estate is being pitched as three separate parcels—asking $32 million, $10.5 million and $8.5 million—and with three separate listing agents.

Geoffrey Bray and Lindsay Bacigalupo: Providing a New Real Estate Experience
RISMedia
In 2015, Geoffrey Bray and Lindsay Bacigalupo partnered to establish Engel & Völkers Minneapolis Downtown, a Minneapolis, Minn.-based brokerage, with Bray serving as the firm’s managing broker.

Playa de Palma Transformation ‘to Trigger Property Boom’
Opp Today
Leading international agent, Engel & Völkers, has opened its first Residential Property Shop on Playa de Palma, Spain.

Listings Divide Jupiter

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E&V News

Hilton & Hyland Takes Provocative Approach to Beverly Hills Listing
Luxury Daily
Luxury real estate firm Hilton & Hyland is taking a cue from Hollywood to promote its most prestigious listing.

New Orleans Ranks as a City That’s Cheaper to Buy Than Rent
Curbed
Why pay more if you can pay less?

New Wheels for Xolani
Sandton Chronicle
Xolani Zondo who suffers from cerebral palsy, was the recipient of a brand-new wheelchair.

 

North America

How Will Emerging Markets Real Estate Respond to a Rising US Interest Rate Environment?
Frontera
Following the cataclysmic disruptions triggered by the subprime crisis, real estate markets in the US, and other major economies across the world were left in a tailspin.

Home Capital Sells $1.1 Billion in

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Providing a New Real Estate Experience
RISMedia
Since its inception, the Minneapolis/St. Paul market has been strong.

Lexterra Real Estate in Kelowna Joins Engel & Völkers
REMonline
Engel & Völkers North America has a new franchise shop in Kelowna.

Why Berlin is Europe's Best Place to Live, Work and Buy Real Estate
Forbes
There is a new buzz in the Berlin air.

Is Florence’s Housing Market Poised for a Renaissance?
Financial Times
Prime prices are still falling, but the Italian city remains popular thanks to its art treasures.

 

North America

Zillow Launched a New Tool to Help Millennials Buy Their First Home
Money
Zillow has launched a new website to help millennials buy their first homes.

Toronto’s Fast Moving Prices Spread to

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

This approx. 137 square-meter penthouse is currently on sale in the central district of Berlin-Mitte, one of the most desirable residential locations in the German capital. (Image source: Engel & Völkers Berlin Mitte)  

Berlin, the capital of Germany and the country’s largest city, has moved beyond its complicated past and into its strong economic future. The city is capturing the world’s attention for its art, food, music and style. Business is booming and as a result, both domestic and international investors have their eyes set on Berlin real estate.

As a divided city during the Cold War, when homeownership did not exist in the Eastern communist half and capitalism thrived in the Western half, it has taken

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E&V News

Lisa Kudrow's Penthouse in Utah Is the Perfect Place to Have 'Friends' Over
TODAY
Seems Like a Great Place to Have "Friends" Over.

Trump Policy Impact on Real Estate Still Unclear
The New York Times
The controversial visa-for-sale program called EB-5, has largely been driven by Chinese applicants in recent years.

Superyachts Are the Epitome of Luxury Living
Mansion Global
But They’re Going to Cost you in Both Time and Money.

This Hong Kong Villa Could Be the World's Most Expensive Home Right Now, in Dollar-per-Sq.-Ft. Terms
TIME
Hong Kong is the kind of place where one-room apartments have been offered for sale at $3 million.

Why Philanthropy and Charitable Action Matter to Your Business
RISMedia
Doing good for the community and doing well

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By Sharon Delaney

Doing good for the community and doing well financially go hand in hand when it comes to business. According to a 2013 study by Echo Research, 82 percent of U.S. consumers consider corporate social responsibility (CSR) when deciding which products or services to buy and where to shop. For real estate agents, there are even more business benefits beyond consumer sentiment that should make giving back part of their work schedule and a top business priority—here are just a few.

Increase Referrals

As a real estate agent, you are in the referral business and actions that allow you to meet more people in a meaningful way will grow trusted referral sources. By actively supporting a cause, you will meet others who share the same

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

 Wynwood, Miami.

For over 50 years, it has been the artists, musicians and adventure seekers who have been classified as the creative class – a demographic that among many things has been credited for sparking the revitalization of somewhat worn or industrial areas into vibrant, thriving centers of creative culture.

Today, the creative class continues to transform the real estate landscape, but has evolved from writers, painters, poets and musicians to code writers, graphic designers, bloggers and creators in the tech industry – with a higher level of income to invest. If you’re a fan of HBO’s Silicon Valley, then you know who we’re talking about.

We’ve seen this shift happen in many markets throughout North

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Lisa Kudrow Just Sold Her $3.6 Million Park City, Utah, Chalet
Architectural Digest
Who knew the former Friends star loved to hit the slopes?

Actress Lisa Kudrow Sells Her Penthouse in Park City
Forbes
Actress Lisa Kudrow, famous for playing Phoebe in the sitcom Friends, has sold her penthouse condo in Park City for $3.6m.

 

North America

Ontario’s Rent and Housing Reform: 16 Big Changes, Explained in Charts
The Globe and Mail
The 30-year mortgage rate in the U.S. dropped for the fourth consecutive week and hitting a new low for 2017.

Top 3 Cities to Purchase Luxury Homes in The U.S. as an Investment
Business World
Let's talk about the top three cities to purchase luxury homes as an investment in the U.S.

 

International 

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By Elisa Kim

Based on realtor.com®’s recently released Active Spring Home Shoppers Report, bigger is not better when it comes to desirable homes on the market during this peak homebuying season. After looking at purchasing goals, desirable features and particular rooms that shoppers have their eyes set on when browsing for potential dream homes, realtor.com suggests that sellers zoom in on key areas if they’re looking to list or wanting to make wise updates that’ll help their home’s value in the long run.

Here are some key takeaways from the report to get in the mindset of this season’s homebuyers and to help you evaluate your home’s major assets:

Buyers Like Shiny Things

Splurging on that double-pro, stainless steel Viking range was totally

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