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Sustainable real estate development: towards a new concept of ownership KU Leuven
The differential impact of real estate financialization on the political economies of Germany and France KU Leuven
Following the Global Recession of 2007-2008, the financialization of real estate has become a well studied research topic in advanced, capitalist societies and emerging economies. Yet, since financialization is a variegated and path-dependent process, local and national varieties between real estate financialization persist. This research project focuses on the financialization of real estate in Germany and France, two Continental European ...
Blockchain and Real Estate Law : a conceptual analysis. KU Leuven
“Does the use of blockchain technology affect the conveyance process of real estate, and to which extent is the legal framework adapted to this transformation?” This project aims to spearhead a better understanding of the consequences of applying blockchain in the field of real estate law. Although blockchain technology – as a public medium for conveyance without third party intervention – seems to be by its very nature a “next step” ...
The effect of energy performance certificates on real estate prices, investments in energy efficiency and energy consumption. University of Antwerp
Discrimination on the private rental market in Belgium. Strategies and rationales of private landlords and real estate agents to exclude ethnic minorities and low income households. KU Leuven
Discrimination is a persistent issue in various societal fields, including the housing market. This PhD project focuses on the discrimination of ethnic minorities and low income households on the private rental market in Belgium. Taking the perspective of landlords and real estate agents as a point of departure, the project studies how discrimination occurs throughout the entire rental procedure.
More precisely, this PhD project wishes ...
A dynamic list of rogue tenants, landlords and real estate agents University of Antwerp
Do European investors have to invest into Asian real estate in order to protect themselves against the current global market woes ? University of Antwerp
Format of hedonistic model for estimating the normal sales value of real estate KU Leuven
The determination of the value of a home is a difficult exercise for various reasons. However, in recent years, a lot of progress has been made regarding statistical techniques that can be used as a tool for determining the actual sales value. The most common technique for a model valuation is the use of hedonic pricing models. These have various applications. This method mainly allows you to study three elements:
- it allows to ...
The negative nature of the land register KU Leuven
When one acquires real estate in Belgium, one puts his trust in the land register that the previous mentioned owner was effectively the owner of the real estate. Thus one hopes to get the certainty that he will not lose the real estate he bought. The interventions of the notary and the registrar of the land register contribute to this expectation. However, despite this legitimate hope, the Belgian land register does not offer this certainty. ...