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Smart people from around the world share their thoughts

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The week's financial news and how it connects across all asset classes

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Fintech, proptech and what it all means

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Head Of Research

The brain boxes of direct real estate

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The Fund Manager

Real money - the capital allocators

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The Architect

Some of the profession's best minds

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China Watch

China's past, present and future

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Residential Investor

Making money from residential property investment

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Frontier notes

The latest updates on Kenya, Liberia and Nigeria. Read More >
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The future of retail

8 ways that technology will change the way we shop in 2030. Read More >
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Should investors be cautious about prime central London property?

The present state of the prime London property market - and what challenges it may face. Read More >
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What if nature reserves don't work?

Dealing with a situation of decreasing biodiversity. Read More >
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Buildings I love

The Barcelona Pavilion, by Mies van der Rohe. Read More >
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The opportunity for developers in the golf industry

How moving towards mixed-use models can rejuvenate golf clubs. Read More >

The Professor

Analysis and opinion from the academic sphere

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Face to Face

Jonathan Davis interviews a leading figure in the property world

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The Farmer

Land economy, agriculture, conservation, soil & property rights

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The Analyst

Spotlight on real estate equities

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The History Man

A look back at previous cycles, events, characters

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Chart Spotlight

Deconstructing and understanding a key statistic

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The Agent

Reflections on estate agency, today and in past times

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Political Insider

The inside scoop on Westminster and Whitehall

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Latest Articles

The surprising nature of property development

Alan Waxman explains how a recent opportunity came about. Read More >
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Property rights would stop the favelas from burning

Why the legal protection of property rights needs to be considered in Sao Paolo. Read More >
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The beginning of the end

Being an estate agent in the 80s. Read More >

Blazing a trail in build-to-rent

An interview with Jonathon Ivory, MD of Atlas Residential. Read More >
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Is the Chongqing model the answer to the property price question in China?

How China's fourth provincial level city controlled property prices with land supply. Read More >
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Oxford colleges and their estates over seven centuries: part 2

How colleges stabilised their income between 1500 and 1850. Read More >
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Is Zimbabwe's real estate investment future secure?

Nana Ampofo looks at the outcome of recent political events in Zimbabwe. Read More >
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Stamp duty, mobility and the housing crisis

How replacing stamp duty with better-designed local taxes could alleviate the crisis of housing availability. Read More >
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Goldmines and landmines in the property market

My latest thoughts on global property investment. Read More >

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