Join Corcoran Sunshine, the US Immigration Fund, Lennar and other top firms in Shanghai

Every year more than 3,000 Chinese institutional and direct investors in U.S. real estate join The Real Deal for three days of networking, break-out sessions and panels. It’s the biggest event of its kind and draws top U.S. real estate players and their counterparts in China. See some of the coverage of our event last […]

EB-5 investors are California dreamin’

From the Los Angeles website: West Coast, best coast. That’s certainly the attitude among EB-5 investors, the majority of whom choose to live in California, according to a recent report from the Department of Commerce. According to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services data recorded between 2009 and 2014, over 8,000 EB-5 investors and their family members resided […]

China’s move to curb offshore investment will fail: OPINION

The Chinese government is ramping up its efforts to stop locals from buying real estate abroad, but some are questioning if the new laws will do anything to slow capital outflows. As of Jan. 1, citizens are required to pledge to banks they will not use funds to buy property overseas. In November, the government […]

Chinese developer formerly known as Cheerland abandons $300M Flatiron condo conversion

Chinese developer CL Investment Group pulled the plug last month on a $300.2 million luxury condo conversion of the United Charities office building at 287 Park Avenue South in the Flatiron District, records show. The company will instead keep the building commercial and will announce a renovation and repositioning plan in the the near future, […]

China’s richest man warns the country is facing a RE bubble

Wang Jianlin — who built a massive fortune developing real estate in China — says the market is now facing the “biggest bubble in history.” Jianlin, who is the country’s richest man, says the problem is that prices are continuing to rise in cities like Shanghai, but are dropping in thousands of smaller cities where […]