The art of feng shui, or the idea that a home’s elements impact its overall appeal and energy, has gained popularity over the years as a means to “clear the clutter” from our environment. For many, clearing clutter, letting in sunlight and placing a few plants around is enough to keep us relaxed in our homes.
Be it Brexit or the U.S. election, 2016 was a year of uncertainty for the U.S. commercial real estate market as well asthe broader global landscape.. But one group found U.S. real estate more appealing than ever before: Asian investors.
There are many cultures, tribes, nations, and languages across the world. As someone who has lived in four countries and visited more than 40, I can tell you we’re all very different people. Obviously, we speak distinctively different languages, pray to different gods, and eat dissimilar foods, but those are the obvious, surface-level differences we can all see.
It’s the less subtle, subliminal distinctions that we don’t catch that often go unnoticed. Our background, culture, education, and understanding causes different people to react to all aspects of life — be it relationships or business — in very diverse ways.