Additional Links

These additional resources are useful for further research on current real estate issues, trends, and data.

International Real Estate Digest
"IRED reviewers evaluate hundreds of sites each week. Most have very limited, or even no reason for being beyond the owner's belief that he/she "has to have a web page."Such pages are time wasters, making it difficult if not impossible for users to find the information they hope the Web will make available to them. IRED ratings and icons, as well as the categories into which links are divided, serve to make it somewhat easier to find the information one needs."
CB Richard Ellis
"CB Richard Ellis is the global leader in real estate services."
Jones Lang LaSalle
"Jones Lang LaSalle is the world's leading real estate services and money management firm, committed to delivering exceptional strategic, fully-integrated services for property owners, investors and occupiers."
Cushman & Wakefield
Global real estate consulting firm
"DTZ is a global real estate adviser, working with clients to create leading-edge property, investment and business solutions worldwide."
Executive Planet
"Executive Planet™ provides valuable tips on business etiquette, customs and protocol for doing business worldwide. Our guides are co-authored by experts in international business etiquette, who are available to answer your questions on the discussion board."
Colliers International
"The mission of Colliers International is to provide its clients with the best possible RE solutions and to develop the local RE market to the ultimate level of competitiveness and quality. Colliers is one of the top three RE companies in the world with over 11,000 employees. It was established in 1976 as a worldwide affiliation of independently-owned companies and, over the decades, has provided efficient RE solutions in 293 cities and 61 countries worldwide."
"Here you will find a series of country-specific reports on international business practices, business customs and protocol, cross-cultural communication, negotiating, international etiquette, business entertainment and much more."
This site contains pertinent information for international business and leisure travelers alike. The cultural advice is culled from the books, online database, and articles produced by Getting Through Customs - the software and training firm for the international travelers.
Michigan State University's "Global Edge" portal
"The Web's leading resource for International Business Etiquette and Manners" Compiled by University of Texas at Dallas MBA students.
"A Commercial Real Estate Vertical Market"
International property listings
National Housing Endowment Scholarships
"The National Housing Endowment administers scholarship programs for graduate and undergraduate students studying residential construction and related fields."
US Legal Forms
"U.S. Legal Forms™, Inc. provides State Specific real estate forms for all your real estate form needs, including deeds, contracts, liens, contract for deed and many other forms." provides benefits to broker members by assisting them in efficiently and profitably facilitating transnational business and in marketing their services locally and internationally. The site also assists consumers in locating properties outside their country and in locating a qualified real estate professional.
Jewish Population of the World
Population breakdown by country and region.
Global Incident Map
World map depicting terrorism and other suspicious events in real time.
Universal Currency Converter
Convert any currency in the world.