German Building Boom Unearths Explosive Problem

New construction activity in Germany that is approaching 20-year highs is disturbing the thousands of tons of bombs, artillery shells, and hand grenades from two world wars still hidden underground......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJun 19th, 2017

Creative ways to foil construction site thieves

They are brazen, ruthless and cost the commercial and residential construction industry billions of dollars a year. Losses from thefts at construction sites, long a problem, have skyrocketed thanks to the building boom and the soaring price of materials .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2016

Stockman Warns Of "Huge Air Pocket Between Wall Street Fantasy & Economic Reality"

Authord by Craig Wilson via The Daily Reckoning, David Stockman joined Boom Bust to discuss the massive storm that is building and about to slam into Wall Street. During the discussion .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 23rd, 2017

Axel Springer Wants Facebook and Google to Help News Orgs Make Money

'They have the fake news problem.' The chief executive of German publisher Axel Springer is confident that Internet companies like Facebook, Snapchat, and Google will help news providers make more money f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 23rd, 2017

Silicon Valley"s corporate-campus building boom is a cautionary tale

Silicon Valley is on a corporate-campus construction spree, which - despite the splashy headlines - has had adverse effects on the population of the San Francisco Bay Area......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 22nd, 2017

Nuclear Fusion: Sustainable Energy From Plasma Hotter than the Sun Edges Closer

Scientists may have solved one major problem that comes up when building a fusion reactor—runaway electrons......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 22nd, 2017

Google Cloud Expands Down Under

Google Cloud's presence in Sydney is latest in long string of expansions. The great cloud building boom continues. On Tuesday, Google said its latest cloud data center fac.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 20th, 2017

Hong Kong"s mini apartments boom as property prices soar

With its marble-clad lobby, sweeping balcony views and sleek, modern decor, Donny Chan's apartment building would seem the kind of upscale tower most young Hong Kong professionals aspire to live in......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 20th, 2017

Global ETFs Gather $4 Trillion AUM: What"s Behind the Boom?

Amid both peaks and troughs in the stock world, the ETF industry is seeing an explosive growth era. Amid both peaks and troughs in the stock world, the ETF industry is seeing an explosive growth era thanks to its unique strategies, cre.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 16th, 2017

Amazon-leased building sells for $330 million in largest deal of the year

The buyer is a German investment firm that already owns two other Amazon-occupied buildings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2017

The global economy is rebounding, but there"s one big problem

There’s a dark cloud building behind the world’s best period of synchronous growth among developed and emerging economies this decade -- one that in time could rain down volatility in global markets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2017

Columbus apartment building boom likely needed through 2030

Central Ohio needs 33,048 new apartments to satisfy projected demand through 2030......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2017

Trump tweets about nonexistent boom in energy stocks

President Trump slammed the "fake news" media on Twitter over the weekend for ignoring terrific economic news. One problem? He incorrectly claimed that the "drilling & energy sector" is "way up" since the election......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 12th, 2017

New apartments in Phoenix may run into affordability problems with renters

As the apartment building boom continues in Phoenix, developers may see less people who can afford higher rents, according to a new study. A typical Arizona renter can afford a rent of $833 a month, but the typical rent in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2017

3 bad excuses for not building an emergency fnd

Most Americans are disturbingly behind on emergency savings -- and it's a problem that'll only get worse if we don't change our way of thinking......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 11th, 2017

Merkel, Mexico and Trump"s Wall: German Chancellor Tells Mexico that Building Walls ‘Will Not Solve’ Immigration Problems

The German chancellor grew up in Eastern Germany before the fall of the Berlin Wall......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 11th, 2017

Giant south downtown project taking shape

​German real estate company Newport US RE has an agreement to buy south downtown Atlanta’s 222 Mitchell Street building, a hulking eyesore that could be re-imagined as one piece of a sweeping redevelopment spanning multiple city blocks......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 9th, 2017

Oil has a Tesla problem. But when will it hit?

ExxonMobil executives would be wise to worry about the explosive growth of Tesla, which this year surpassed both Ford and General Motors as America's most valuable car maker......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 7th, 2017

The Jaguar XE 35T is superb — but it"s up against ferocious competition

Hollis JohnsonLuxury automakers have a sedan problem. Specifically, a lot of US buyers are not completely ignoring the segment, after building it up to awesome dimensions over the course of decades, beginning with the arrival of the leg.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2017

Exclusive: German giant Henkel selling Dial headquarters in Scottsdale

The German conglomerate picked CBRE brokers Jim Fijan and Will Mast to market and sell its Scottsdale headquarters building......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2017

How Birmingham"s building boom is affecting property values

A look at how property values have changed in key Birmingham development corridors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2017