Thai Boon Roong Twin Trade Centre – Cambodia – Phnom Penh
After the Brexit vote, multi-billion pound property funds had the issue of having to lock in investors and cut the value of their portfolios in order to prevent outflows. Now, quite the opposite. The fund is having to take action to prevent too many inflows as they have such high demand.
OMA‘s new headquarters building for the Qatar Foundation in Doha is revealed for the first time in these exclusive photographs.
How will Article 50 affect UK property?
Tunnelling for the Northern Line tube extension between Kennington and Battersea is set to start in March.
Enabling works for the enormous £6bn Meridian Water scheme began yesterday. This will prepare the way for 725 new homes in North London. The site covers a huge 210 acres between Edmonton, Tottenham and Walthamstow.
Architecture firm Snøhetta have unveiled plans for what they call a, “potentially world-changing office building”. The office, which will be built in Norway, will produce more energy than it consumes. Named the Powerhouse Telemark, it is expected to become a pioneer in sustainable energy use. The building has a diamond shaped structure to maximise the building’s ability to collect solar energy. The real-estate developer behind the building, Emil Eriksrød, says he hopes to be copied for more sustainable buildings around the world. It is set to be completed in 2019 and the 11-storey building will contain 6,500 square metres of floor space. It is expected to cost Eriksrød’s company, R8Property, £14 million to build. Watch a video on why this office is so special here.
Overseas demand drives further recovery in UK commercial property.
Designers + architects respond to Trump’s inauguration.
Stamp duty is making the UK’s housing crisis worse by distorting the market and harming long-term development, the head of one of the world’s biggest property groups has warned.
We’ve all been told to be wary of what we put on social media when looking for jobs or getting interviews, but did you know that now letting agents are checking social media profiles such as Facebook to determine whether you will be good tenants. So watch what you put on your profile!
Harvard University are to offer a free online architecture course to allow students to “learn fundamental principles of architecture — as an academic subject or a professional career — from a study of history’s important buildings”.
Take a look at the USA’s most expensive home in Bel Air, Los Angeles, valued at $250 million.