The week in real estate market reports – The demand for luxury homes is higher than ever, according to a first-quarter analysis from PropertyShark. Manhattan condo and co-op prices keep rising, and overall office a…

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High-Rise Codes & Housing Affordability in Los Angeles

by Tom Steidl – AIA, LEED AP Pull up a photo of the Vancouver skyline and you are greeted with an image of slender towers rising toward the sky with snow capped mountains beyond and mirrored …

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Million-dollar Home Sales Spike at Tahoe

Million-Dollar Homes Are Hot near Truckee & Tahoe!

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Calstrs plans to sell US real estate – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System is looking to sell U.S. properties and buy European ones.The $180 billion pension fund’s U.S. real estate assets are “priced…

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Zoning, Building Codes, & Cheap Housing

Over at Market Urbanism, Emily Washington writes about the need for low quality housing, attributing some of the high cost of housing in US cities to building codes that increase construction costs…

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Ebby No. 10 Nationwide

Ebby No. 10 Nationwide The just-released Real Trends 500 list of the top residential real estate firms in the United States ranks Ebby Halliday Real Estate Inc. 10th in the nation based on closed s…

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