Real Estate Markets

Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Published 08/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The firm that sold Chelsea Market to Google for $2.4 billion has joined three large brokerages, among others, to back software [more…]

Swisscom, Sunrise, Salt pay $380 million for Swiss 5G frequencies

Swisscom, Sunrise, Salt pay $380 million for Swiss 5G frequencies

Published 08/02/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swisscom, Sunrise and Salt have paid a relatively modest 380 million Swiss francs ($379 million) for fifth-generation wireless frequencies that will tighten [more…]

Help available for first-time buyers, if you can find it

Help available for first-time buyers, if you can find it

Published 07/02/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters - It took 52-year-old social worker Nancy Peterson a combination of five different grants and low interest loans to accumulate $80,000 for the [more…]

U.S. agency seeks approval to take over Sears pensions

U.S. agency seeks approval to take over Sears pensions

Published 02/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. agency that insures worker pensions sought permission on Friday to take over two underfunded Sears Holdings Corp pension plans, [more…]

Hard to disprove case for Italy-France high-speed rail link: paper

Hard to disprove case for Italy-France high-speed rail link: paper

Published 28/01/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - It would be hard to disprove the case for a high-speed rail link between Italy and France, Italy’s economy undersecretary Massimo Garavaglia [more…]

Long winter’s nap? Global slowdown, market fears could extend Fed…

Long winter’s nap? Global slowdown, market fears could extend Fed…

Published 28/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ebbing global growth and shaky financial markets threw the U.S. Federal Reserve off course in early 2016, and it took nearly a [more…]

New dam disaster puts Vale CEO, deals and dividends under scrutiny

New dam disaster puts Vale CEO, deals and dividends under scrutiny

Published 28/01/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - When Fabio Schvartsman took the reins of Vale SA in 2017, he suggested a motto for the world’s largest iron miner, [more…]

U.S. pensions seen moving $12 billion to bonds from stocks: Wells…

U.S. pensions seen moving $12 billion to bonds from stocks: Wells…

Published 25/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. pension funds are projected to shift $12 billion into bonds from stocks in a rebalancing of their investments at the [more…]

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Trump’s attorney general nominee to recuse from AT&T-Time Warner…

Published 11/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - William Barr, nominated by President Donald Trump to become U.S. attorney general, plans to recuse himself from a major antitrust case, according [more…]

Your Money: Do not let home equity sink your college aid package

Your Money: Do not let home equity sink your college aid package

Published 10/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - How U.S. schools calculate financial aid is so confusing that there is an entire industry devoted to unlocking its secrets with [more…]