Author Archives: Karim Makarem

Planning your Lebanon property investments

Planning your Lebanon property investments

For hundreds of years, land has been a refuge investment and much-preferred option to cash. The same is true today, as investors have had enough scares with financial market investments — stocks, securities, futures and, of course, the more toxic products that came to surface during the 2008 financial meltdown. Land, though the least liquid

A buyer’s market

If you hear anyone cry wolf about demand in the Lebanese real estate market in 2013, rest assured that this is not the time to panic. The market is not exuberant, true, and demand is limited. But, overall, we are seeing a definite continuation of demand in the first quarter of 2013 from the end