Yuan devaluation could weigh on Chinese buyers of US homes

...Others will use the home as a vacation property or a rental.It's not just the U.S. attracting Chinese real estate investment. Australia, other parts of Asia and Europe have also been popular spots for Chinese homebuyers.And since 2010...

REITs and rising rates: Pushing against conventional wisdom

...real-estate mutual funds going to see a price drop?Real-estate investment trusts have been on a tremendous run since the...Conventional wisdom says rising rates will mean pain for real-estate investment trusts, or REITs, which own apartment buildings...

Sears 1Q loss narrows but sales slump continues

...as the retailer prepares the roll-out of its real-estate investment trust this week to raise cash.Sears Holdings Corp. said that it expects the real estate investment trust that it is forming, Seritage Growth Properties...

Investment strategist: What to expect from the Fed on interest rates

...yields. In turn, that has boosted demand for other dividend-rich securities, such as high-yield bonds and real estate investment trusts.But if interest rates start rising, will that automatically reverse the stock market's momentum...

New Gateway Crossing apartments in Augusta sold

...complex off Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway to Canadian firm Romspen Real Estate Investments and Alabama-based LMS Real Estate Investment Management LLC, according to the property's sale broker, Multi Housing Advisors.The sale was final July...

Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter

...and leasing back some of its buildings to a new real estate investment trust.Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a billionaire...sale-leaseback transaction with recently formed real estate investment trust Seritage Growth Properties. Sears created...

Trusts buying to survive

Real estate investment trusts are buying everything in sight, it seems. REITs are acquiring...billion in the first six months of 1997, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts reports. At the close of the second quarter of 1997, 8...

Sector Snap: REIT stocks surge

LOS ANGELES - Shares of several major real estate investment trusts surged Wednesday as investors cheered news that the IRS issued new rules designed to make it easier to refinance some commercial...

Market limits firm's stock

...real-estate values in the company's region, company executives told shareholders Monday. During the Augusta-based real estate investment trust's annual meeting at the Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta, executives said overbuilding in the South...

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Merry Land stock fall blamed on declining market

...create more shareholder value, the Augusta-based real estate investment trust's stock price is back to what it was before...their top picks as a buy candidate." The two real estate investment trusts announced a deal July 8. The merger would...