Business Oct 16, 2013

Tokyo-area new condos for sale up 77% in September

The number of new condominiums put up for sale in the greater Tokyo area surged 77.3 percent in September from a year earlier to 5,968 units, a research institute said Wednesday. Of the new condos in Tokyo, Chiba, Kanagawa and Saitama prefectures, 83.5 percent found ...

NYC condo prices go through the roof

Business / Economy Feb 25, 2013

NYC condo prices go through the roof

by Oshrat Carmiel

Michael Stern was prepared for a gradual real estate rebound after buying a New York office tower in December 2009, with plans to convert it to condominiums following a housing plunge that sent prices down 31 percent. Now, long before the final floor tile is ...