Tag: market

Real estate market set for a comeback: 5 promising stocks from the sector

The Nifty Realty Index has substantially underperformed the Nifty 50 Index over the past one, two and five years. The difference in their point-to-point returns (Nifty Realty Index minus Nifty 50 Index) stood at -11.9%, -20.9% and -48.8% respectively in the past one, two and five years. However, recent numbers…

Kingdom’s giga-projects drive real estate market

By Basil M.K. Al-Ghalayini, Arab News The long-term prospects for Saudi Arabia’s real estate sector remain optimistic, due to various government initiatives aimed at stimulating the market. Most sectors have remained subdued, as highlighted by lower activity in 2018. But the implementation of various urban regeneration initiatives,…

Huawei to surpass Apple and take second place in the global market

Huawei Technologies sold over 200 million smartphones in 2018, reaching an astounding increase of 30%, compared with its 153 million sales in 2017. According to Nikkei Asian Review, the P20 series helped a lot and the results should boost the Chinese company to second place globally,…

Fragmented real estate market sees wide variations in demand

The Greek real estate market is currently quite fragmented, as 2017 signaled the recovery of certain categories, the stabilization of others and the continued decline of the rest of the market. Estate agents note that had it not been for the difficulties associated with nonperforming loans…

Vancouver realtor says Green housing plan could shock real estate market

A Vancouver-area realtor and real estate blogger thinks the B.C. Greens’ housing platform could cause a massive shift in the city’s housing market. Steve Saretsky says the plans are aggressive, noting the party’s intention to change the tax structure. “You’re really going against the grain. You’re going…