The Standard & Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 5.1% in August, after a 5% gain in July.
Leasing activity across Manhattan is 13.8% above the city's 10-year average, and year-to-date is 11.1% better than 2015, a banner year for commercial real estate in New York, the brokerage said on Thursday.
Apartment prices in Sweden rose 7 percent year-on-year in September, figures from an association of Swedish real estate agents, Svensk Maklarstatistik, showed on Friday.
The federal government's recent changes to mortgage lending have injected uncertainty into the real estate market, the president of the Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday.
Hong Kong is well-known for having some of the world's tiniest and most expensive homes, but one landlord is offering a modern twist on its famous "coffin apartments".
A wave of restrictions imposed on housing markets in major Chinese cities last week have unnerved some buyers and developers, cutting the area of new homes sold in places such as Beijing and Shenzhen by more than half.
Dubai began construction work Monday on a tower that will stand higher than its Burj Khalifa, which is currently the world's tallest skyscraper.
Commercial vehicle manufacturer the Volvo Group has signed an agreement with the real estate company Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB regarding the sale of properties in the areas of Arendal, Torslanda and Säve in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The REINZ said prices in the country's biggest city, Auckland, fell 2% on the month and rose 7% year-on-year.
Brazil's depressed home building market could see the start of an upswing next year as developers regain confidence, Lucas Vargas, chief executive of online classifieds VivaReal