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Real Estate in Detroit, U.S: A guide to the luxury property market and how to invest after the recession

When the recession hit America, Detroit was pummeled. The city famously filed for bankruptcy in July 2013 with debts of US$18 billion making it the largest municipality bankruptcy filing in US history. But after Michigan’s Governor Rick Snyder encouraged its creditors to ‘take a haircut’, the city was able to pull itself out of bankruptcy… Read More »

Real estate in Fort Lauderdale: Waterfront luxury properties in the yachting capital of the world

As Miami’s construction boom continues to swallow up the city’s prime, oceanfront lots, investment dollars are spilling over into nearby beach cities, including Fort Lauderdale. Located 48 kilometres to the north, the city of 172,000 residents has long been viewed as a stepsister to its flashier southern neighbour, but possesses its own, quieter charm and… Read More »