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[credit provider=”Courtesy of Extell”] In CNBC’s latest episode of “Secret Lives Of The Super Rich: Mega Homes,” which aired last night, three Chinese buyers fought over one $4 million New York City apartment.CNBC reporter Robert Frank gave the perfect analogy for what foreign buyers are actually doing with real estate. […]
I wrote recently of a “tip”, a suggestion, to consider when choosing a nation for relocation. Here are two more.
This week marks Golden Week, a national holiday in China. However, the United States has its own holiday to observe. Today begins a new fiscal year for the U.S. government. Unfortunately, a new year likely brings another trillion in federal debt to add to the mounting total.
[credit provider=”Flickr / *Zephyrance – don’t wake me up.” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/zephyrance/3742291177/in/photostream/”] College is a time for making new friends, but international students are struggling to build meaningful friendships with the typical American student.A new study released today in the Journal of International and Intercultural Communication revealed that nearly 40 per cent […]
[credit provider=”Pew Hispanic centre” url=”http://www.pewhispanic.org/files/2012/03/PHC-labour-report-FINAL_3-21-12.pdf”] Jobs growth during the recovery, measured by Pew Hispanic centre from the fourth quarter of 2009 to the fourth quarter of 2011, has been better for immigrants.Job growth among the foreign born was almost three times greater.
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Pascal Le Segretain”] Monaco is a gorgeous little country on the French Riviera, but that’s not the only reason it’s home to the most millionaires per capita in the world.While the influence of Monaco’s Monte Carlo casino is no longer what it once was on the economy, the […]
[credit provider=”Flickr via edenpictures” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/edenpictures/1326778930/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] In New York, where some private schools are now more expensive than Harvard, going the public school path might make sense for economic reasons alone.But among the city’s affluent parents, foreign-born New Yorkers are more likely to put their children in public school, reports Kirk […]
November 14, 2011 Manila, Philippines
[credit provider=”justinwyne” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/justinwyne/1731579257/”] A growing number of Americans is thinking about turning expat, according to a survey by America Wave and Zogby International.The share of Americans planning to relocate increased to 2.5 per cent from 0.8 per cent in 2009. If this number describes the entire population, that means around […]
The Arab world is home to some of the planet’s richest and most powerful people, from Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Al Saud of Saudi Arabia to Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar.
[credit provider=”emilio labrador” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/3059349393/3638963268/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] If you’ve been trying to sell your place, think about going international … as in finding a foreign buyer because these non-U.S. citizens actually want your home. Internationals flooded the market in the 12 months ending in March, having spent $82 billion on American homes and […]