Blogs by Peter Plaut

 

UK Home Buying Facts You May Not Know

UK Home Buying Facts You May Not Know

So you have decided to enter the housing market in the UK, which may sound easy in thought, but it is a bit harder than it seems due to the skyrocketing housing prices. It is not something that the younger generations are looking at, either due to their small wages....

GRI Global Committee on Hospitality

During this unprecedented time, I am honored to be selected as a Vice-Chair of the GRI Global Committee on Hospitality (see attached). It is an exceptional group of 30 world leaders with an invested interest in hospitality. GRI Club is a global club bringing together...

GRI Club Iberia eSummit – Week of June 2nd

GRI Club Iberia eSummit – Week of June 2nd

I had the pleasure to moderate a GRIClub e-meeting on the post COVID-19  impact on Spain and Portugal’s real estate market:  Iberia - Mapping COVID-19 Recovery, Growth and Inbound Investment Appetite. The e-meeting had over 80 participants including  C-suite real...

The Artistry of British Architecture

The Artistry of British Architecture

It is said that buildings are like books, you can easily read them just based on their style alone. When looked at this way, it is easier to appreciate the architecture behind many buildings and homes. Eventually, once you become slightly more rehearsed in their...

The Super Economic and Social Depression of 2020

The Super Economic and Social Depression of 2020

In the past three decades, China has emerged as one the most admired economies and a super engine for global growth. In the first three weeks of March 2020, China’s coronavirus could trigger the worst economic and social depression the world has experienced since the...