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Flat prices have risen the most in the UK in last 10 years, new research shows
2014-09-23 09:13:39 [Europe]
Flats prices in the UK have risen by more than twice the average for all properties in the last decade but most of the growth is down to increases in London, new research shows.Read full article: [Flat prices have risen the most in the UK in last 10 years, new research shows]
 
UK govt announces new deals for private rented sector
2014-09-23 07:55:56 [Europe]
Tenants renting privately in the UK will get a better, fairer deal under measures announced by Housing Minister Brandon Lewis.Read full article: [UK govt announces new deals for private rented sector]
 
US house price growth cooling but likely to still rise over 3% in next year
2014-09-22 16:12:44 [North America]
Some housing markets in the United States are starting to cool but overall home values are expected to rise another 3.1% between now and August 2015.Read full article: [US house price growth cooling but likely to still rise over 3% in next year]
 
UK continues to see average property prices grow, but biggest rise still in London
2014-09-22 12:44:09 [Europe]
Average UK property price growth remains strong across the country, up 8.9% annually to £206,578, according to the latest monthly index.Read full article: [UK continues to see average property prices grow, but biggest rise still in London]
 
Rent rises in England and Wales slowing but reach record high
2014-09-22 10:16:46 [Europe]
Residential rents have eased across England and Wales, slowly up to reach an all-time record high as the rental market approaches its autumn peak, according to the latest buy to let inRead full article: [Rent rises in England and Wales slowing but reach record high]
 
Referendum decision set to boost Scotland’s commercial property markets
2014-09-22 07:29:54 [Europe]
The No vote in the Scottish referendum has lifted an uncertainty for commercial property markets for businesses on both sides of the border, according to real estate firms.
Read full article: [Referendum decision set to boost Scotland’s commercial property markets]
 
Property industry says Scotland No vote will bring renewed enthusiasm
2014-09-19 17:40:57 [Europe]
Scotland’s property market is likely to see renewed enthusiasm and a rise in prices in sales after the historic referendum vote which saw independence rejected.
Read full article: [Property industry says Scotland No vote will bring renewed enthusiasm]
 
Canadian prices expected to rise 5.9% this year but only 0.7% in 2015
2014-09-19 11:03:43 [Europe]
The national average home price in Canada is now projected to rise by 5.9% to $405,000 in 2014 and a further 0.7% in 2015, according to the latest forecast.Read full article: [Canadian prices expected to rise 5.9% this year but only 0.7% in 2015]
 
New report warns only well-off will be able to afford to buy a home in the UK
2014-09-19 10:01:24 [Europe]
Only the wealthiest of the next generation will be able to buy a home if current trends continue in the UK, according to a new report from the National Housing Federation.Read full article: [New report warns only well-off will be able to afford to buy a home in the UK]
 
UK govt announces new building standards proposals
2014-09-19 09:58:30 [Europe]
New measures will save UK house builders and councils £114 million per year by cutting red tape and ensuring homes are built to demanding standards.Read full article: [UK govt announces new building standards proposals]
 
Majority of UK tenants rent as they can’t afford to buy, new research reveals
2014-09-19 08:55:36 [Europe]
Almost 60% of tenants in the UK rent because they are priced out of the housing market but generally they have a positive relationship with their landlords, new research shows.Read full article: [Majority of UK tenants rent as they can’t afford to buy, new research reveals]
 
New home lending remains steady in Australia
2014-09-18 07:54:43 [Australasia]
New home lending activity in Australia remained healthy at the start of the new financial year, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.Read full article: [New home lending remains steady in Australia]
 
Annual UK residential valuation activity cooled last month, latest research shows
2014-09-18 07:52:17 [Europe]
UK housing market valuation activity increased 13% on a monthly basis in August but down 4% compared with a year ago, according to the latest analysis.Read full article: [Annual UK residential valuation activity cooled last month, latest research shows]
 
Europe continues to see weakest house price growth among global markets
2014-09-18 07:49:37 [Global News]
More countries recorded a rise in house prices in the year to June than at any point since the start of the global financial crisis but Europe’s mainstream housing market is still lagging behind.Read full article: [Europe continues to see weakest house price growth among global markets]
 
English landlords enjoying a booming rental market, says new research
2014-09-18 07:46:04 [Europe]
Landlords in England are witnessing a booming rental market, with earnings from rental payments in excess of £32 billion per year or almost £2.7 billion per month, according to new research.Read full article: [English landlords enjoying a booming rental market, says new research]
 
Property prices in Ireland up 13.4% year on year
2014-09-18 07:25:54 [Europe]
National residential property prices in Ireland increased by 13.4% in the year to July, according to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics.Read full article: [Property prices in Ireland up 13.4% year on year]
 
Waterfront homes in the US command massive premiums, research shows
2014-09-17 15:04:52 [North America]
A typical oceanfront or lakefront family home in the United States is worth more than double the median value of all homes, and in some locations 10 or more times, new research shows.Read full article: [Waterfront homes in the US command massive premiums, research shows]
 
UK house prices still rising but could be affected by Scot vote and 2015 election
2014-09-17 05:52:41 [Europe]
House prices continues to rise across the UK in August but the vote in Scotland on independence is likely to have an effect along with next year’s general election.Read full article: [UK house prices still rising but could be affected by Scot vote and 2015 election]
 
Sales and prices in Canada continue upward but with considerable local variations
2014-09-16 14:58:50 [North America]
Home sales in Canada increased by almost 2% in August compared with the previous month and prices were up 5.3% year on year, according to the latest index from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).Read full article: [Sales and prices in Canada continue upward but with considerable local variations]
 
Difference between asking and selling prices in Scotland narrows
2014-09-16 13:12:29 [Europe]
Average asking prices across Scotland increased by £2,000 and the average selling price increased by over £8,500 to £162,122 in the second quarter of the year, narrowing the gap between the two to less than 1%.Read full article: [Difference between asking and selling prices in Scotland narrows]
 
UK house prices up 11.7% year on year and national index reaches new record
2014-09-16 11:15:36 [Europe]
UK house prices increased by 11.7% in the year to July 2014, up from 10.2% in the year to June 2014, according to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics.Read full article: [UK house prices up 11.7% year on year and national index reaches new record]
 
Asking price growth in UK slowing, latest index shows
2014-09-16 10:12:23 [Europe]
UK asking prices increased by 0.2% in August, the eighth month in a row that they have moved upwards, the latest index shows.Read full article: [Asking price growth in UK slowing, latest index shows]
 
Number of London homes worth over a million set to rise by 47% by 2018
2014-09-16 08:24:23 [Europe]
The number of London house sales breaking the £1 million price barrier is expected to rise by 47% by 2018, according to new analysis from international property adviser, Savills.Read full article: [Number of London homes worth over a million set to rise by 47% by 2018]
 
Number of foreign buyers in Paris region rises as French look to Spain
2014-09-15 13:53:55 [Europe]
Foreign buyers are increasingly snapping up properties in and around Paris with new figures showing they account for almost one in 10 sales.Read full article: [Number of foreign buyers in Paris region rises as French look to Spain]
 
England and Wales asking prices up 0.9% in August, says latest index
2014-09-15 09:27:47 [Europe]
Asking prices in England and Wales increased by 0.9% month on month in September taking the average asking price to £264,875, according to the latest index from Rightmove.Read full article: [England and Wales asking prices up 0.9% in August, says latest index]
 
Scots divided over effect of independence on property prices, poll shows
2014-09-15 09:07:32 [Europe]
Opinion in Scotland over whether or not house prices will fall if there is a Yes vote for independence is divided, a new poll shows.Read full article: [Scots divided over effect of independence on property prices, poll shows]
 
UK home rental price growth eases, latest index shows
2014-09-15 08:34:20 [Europe]
Rental price growth across the UK eased in August, with every region seeing smaller rent increases than in previous months, according to the latest index.Read full article: [UK home rental price growth eases, latest index shows]
 
House price momentum slows right down in the UK, says RICS index
2014-09-15 08:08:46 [Europe]
House price momentum in the UK has slowed to the same level it was a year ago and new buyer enquiries fell for the second consecutive month, according to the latest index from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.Read full article: [House price momentum slows right down in the UK, says RICS index]
 
US foreclosure figures tailing off, latest data suggests
2014-09-12 12:37:21 [Europe]
The foreclosure crisis is over in the United States but the distress caused by the housing bust is still lingering, according to the latest report from housing data firm RealtyTrac.Read full article: [US foreclosure figures tailing off, latest data suggests]
 
NLA calls for extension to PRS energy efficiency deadline
2014-09-12 10:31:52 [Europe]
The National Landlords Association (NLA) has warned the UK government to tread cautiously in introducing minimum energy efficiency requirements in the private rented sector (PRS).Read full article: [NLA calls for extension to PRS energy efficiency deadline]
 
Finding the right home is most stressful part of buying, research has found
2014-09-12 06:25:06 [Europe]
Finding the right property is the most stressful aspect of the buying process for people in the UK, according to new research.Read full article: [Finding the right home is most stressful part of buying, research has found]
 
Activity in prime central London property market stable, says latest monthly report
2014-09-11 15:36:07 [Europe]
Activity across all prime price ranges in central London are stable although sales at the top end of the market are down, according to the latest estate agent research.Read full article: [Activity in prime central London property market stable, says latest monthly report]
 
Almost half of UK property owners have homes too big for their needs, research sugg
2014-09-11 09:25:11 [Europe]
Across the UK, 47% of privately owned households are Tumbleweeders who occupy homes that are too large for their needs, according to new research.Read full article: [Almost half of UK property owners have homes too big for their needs, research sugg]
 
Research reveals how little mortgage holders in UK know about their finances
2014-09-10 15:45:32 [Europe]
Almost half of all UK mortgage holders are unaware of their current mortgage rate and over a third are surprised to learn that if the base rate rises by just 1%, it could add £91 to the average UK variable mortgage payment.Read full article: [Research reveals how little mortgage holders in UK know about their finances]
 
Australian new home approvals at high levels, but uneven across states
2014-09-10 14:42:35 [Australasia]
New home approvals in Australia bounced back in July and remain at very high levels by historic standards, according to the latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).Read full article: [Australian new home approvals at high levels, but uneven across states]
 
Prime central London rental market in recovery mode
2014-09-10 12:39:49 [Europe]
The prime central London rental market continued its recovery in August as uncertainty surrounding next May’s general election turned more prospective buyers into tenants, a new report suggests.Read full article: [Prime central London rental market in recovery mode]
 
Almost a third of families move house to get kids into a good school
2014-09-10 10:37:22 [Europe]
Nearly a third of parents have moved house in England to be in the catchment area for a good school, new research shows.Read full article: [Almost a third of families move house to get kids into a good school]
 
Wear and tear is most misunderstood issue for tenants and landlords
2014-09-10 09:33:31 [Europe]
Fair wear and tear is the most misunderstood area of the whole renting process and agents and landlords still have unrealistic expectations centred on the deductions that can and cannot be made from the tenant deposit, it is claimed.Read full article: [Wear and tear is most misunderstood issue for tenants and landlords]
 
UK commercial property markets performance weaker in August
2014-09-09 15:02:06 [Europe]
All UK commercial property markets experienced a weaker performance in August 2014, according to the latest CBRE Monthly Index.Read full article: [UK commercial property markets performance weaker in August]
 
Research suggests many UK landlords don’t break even
2014-09-09 09:58:43 [Europe]
More than a quarter of landlords in the UK who let out a single property break even or run at a loss, according to new findings from the National Landlords Association (NLA).Read full article: [Research suggests many UK landlords don’t break even]
 
UK house prices up 3% on quarterly terms but prices growth is easing
2014-09-09 09:31:45 [Europe]
UK house prices were 3% higher in the three month period from June to August than in the three previous months, according to the latest index from the Halifax.Read full article: [UK house prices up 3% on quarterly terms but prices growth is easing]
 
Thousands of new homes in England stalled during housing crash get go ahead
2014-09-09 08:08:39 [Europe]
Work on nearly 13,000 homes stalled in England by the 2008 housing crash are set to be restarted with half a billion of government investment.Read full article: [Thousands of new homes in England stalled during housing crash get go ahead]
 
Prime property prices and sales in central London up in three months to August
2014-09-08 15:19:05 [Europe]
The average sale price of prime property in central London between June and August 2014 was £4.7 million, up from £3.7 million in the preceding three month period, the latest data shows.Read full article: [Prime property prices and sales in central London up in three months to August]
 
RICS set to play a growing role in growing Brazilian real estate markets
2014-09-08 12:10:00 [Latin America]
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has an important role in the real estate industry in Brazil as growth in the markets continues, it is claimed.Read full article: [RICS set to play a growing role in growing Brazilian real estate markets]
 
Survey suggests location is still vital when buying a home in the UK
2014-09-08 10:37:17 [Europe]
Everyone has heard of the phrase location, location, location, but new research reinforces that when it comes to selling a property it is indeed true.Read full article: [Survey suggests location is still vital when buying a home in the UK]
 
UK lettings agents have less than a month to get on redress schemes
2014-09-08 09:01:36 [Europe]
Letting agents in the UK are being urged to meet the October deadline to register with an approved redress scheme.Read full article: [UK lettings agents have less than a month to get on redress schemes]
 
Northern cities are more affordable for young professionals buying property
2014-09-05 15:44:38 [Europe]
Northern cities in the UK offer young professionals a much greater chance of getting on the housing ladder despite lower starting salaries, according to research from independent property firm Knight Frank.Read full article: [Northern cities are more affordable for young professionals buying property]
 
Strong economic growth in the US set to boost commercial real estate sectors
2014-09-05 15:24:40 [North America]
The strong rebound in economic growth in the United States during the second quarter of this year and ongoing job creation are gradually improving the outlook for all of the major commercial real estate sectors, it is claimed.Read full article: [Strong economic growth in the US set to boost commercial real estate sectors]
 
CML publishes lending manifesto ahead of UK general election
2014-09-05 10:32:09 [Europe]
The Council of Mortgage Lenders has published a manifesto examining the decisions and actions that lenders believe UK politians need to take in advance of the general election next year.
Read full article: [CML publishes lending manifesto ahead of UK general election]
 
UK landlords will find best rental yields in northern regions, it is claimed
2014-09-05 06:28:35 [Europe]
The North of England offers the best buy to let returns for landlords in the UK with central London at the bottom, according to new research.Read full article: [UK landlords will find best rental yields in northern regions, it is claimed]
 



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