How blockchain technology could alter the real estate business

The development of the blockchain technology that undergirds bitcoin is expected to impact major sectors of the economy, few more important than real estate. Blockchain’s potential for reducing friction in transactions and automating record-keeping tasks has major implications for the brokers and agents, local governments, investors and attorneys involved in both commercial and residential real estate. The technology could make …

Real Estate Pressures Rising

Early signs that the US Fed may be pushing the envelope of rising rates and creating pressure on banks and borrowers are starting to show up more prominently now. One component of our research at Technical Traders Ltd. is to find data that may be overlooked or ignored by some other researchers.  We believe that any pressures or hardships related to general …

March Real Estate Dividend Stocks To Look Out For

The real estate sector performs relatively in-line with the wider economy. Prosperous periods bring about high growth and inflation, leading to strong returns in real estate investments. These factors drive the profitability and cash flows of real estate companies, which in turn steer the dividend payout and yield for investors. During economic growth, these companies provide an opportune time to …

Spartanburg developer looking to capitalize on Charleston area industrial boom

An Upstate firm wants to build one of the Charleston region’s largest distribution centers to capitalize on the industrial growth spreading along the Interstate 26 corridor in Berkeley County. Johnson Development Associates would build the 829,000-square-foot building on a nearly 91-acre site along Old Dairy Road in Jedburg, on the eastbound side of I-26 near the Charleston Trade Center and …