City Developments—controlled by billionaire Kwek Leng Beng—has deferred plans to list its commercial properties in the U.K. on the Singapore Exchange amid heightened market volatility and macroeconomic headwinds.
The engineered stone that has the design world abuzz is called Dekton. Cosentino, a privately-held Spanish company, manufactures the material and describes it as "an ultracompact surface made from a blend of the same raw materials found in glass, porcelain, and quartz."
The 18-month old short-term rental company Wander will announce later today the raise of a $100 million debt facility from Credit Suisse. CEO and founder John Andrew Entwistle discussed the new REIT model the company is bringing to market.
COVID recovery has not been a straight line anywhere, and the shifting priorities of commercial real estate decision makers and corporate occupiers is impacting the way we invest in, manage, futureproof (and potentially value) office buildings.
A new year is a good time to evaluate our interior design trends; to decide which colors, fabrics, styles and ways of arranging our homes are keepers and which should be left behind. It is clear that we are ready for change.
Here are some emerging trends.