Japan smart home market (by application areas and product segment), number, household penetration, impact of COVID-19, policies, trends and key company profiles

The Japanese smart home market is expected to exceed $ 13 billion by 2027. The smart home is a system that allows the owner to control and monitor various devices in the home, including heating, lighting, security. and entertainment, automatically and sometimes remotely via the Internet. New York, September 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com […]

Fall in pending home sales for a second consecutive month

Pending home sales edged down in July, falling 1.8% to a Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI) of 110.7, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) Pending Home Sales Report. The drop marks the second consecutive month that PHSI has declined. The only region that did not decline month over month was the West. Contract […]

Baldwin County home sales fell 2% year-on-year in July

Sales: According to Baldwin’s real estate agents, July residential sales were down 2.4% year-on-year (Y / Y), from 895 to 874 closed deals. Contrary to seasonal trends, sales were down 17.8% from June. Sales are now up 27.9% year-to-date. Two other resources to consult: Quarterly report and Annual Report. For all housing data for Baldwin […]

July home sales drop in Wisconsin, but that doesn’t mean the market has softened

A 14.2 percent drop in home sales may seem worrisome at first glance, but there is more to be said. There were about 8,510 sales of existing homes in the state last month, according to the last report from the Association of Wisconsin Realtors. This is a decrease from the 9,915 sales reported in July […]

NAFCU expects home sales to remain stable

Source: Shutterstock. NAFCU chief economist Curt Long said Monday he expects existing home sales to remain stable this year, mostly limited by supply. His comments came after the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that existing home sales rose 2% from June through July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.99 million homes. “Sales […]

Manhattan’s luxury home market on track for record year

Manhattan is set to record one of the strongest years on record in its high-end real estate market despite lingering complications from the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report released Monday by Olshan Realty. The success stands in stark contrast to 2020, which marked the borough’s worst performing luxury sector in a decade. More than […]

German exporters face increasing pressure from China in their domestic market

(Bloomberg) – German exporters are facing increasing pressure in their domestic market from Chinese exports to the EU, according to a study by the Cologne Institute for Economic Research. Chinese exports to the region contain increasingly sophisticated industrial products – such as machinery, pharmaceuticals and automobiles – which have long been considered the domain of […]