Thailand, which has traditionally had one of Southeast Asia’s strongest and most consistent economies, has had a rough road to travel of late. Widely perceived as a success story after transitioning, per the World Bank, into an upper-income country in the early 2010s, Thailand has been on a path to recovery in the past few […]

Lower-end assets fuel a surge in the apartment market

At first glance, the U.S. apartment market appears to have reaccelerated in 2018 after slumping a bit in 2017. More than 195,000 new units were absorbed in 2018, up from the 178,000 units absorbed in 2017 but down slightly from 209,000 units in 2016. A closer look at the data, however, reveals that the difference […]