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News related to property hot spots

Prime country house prices in England up over 5% year on year
2014-07-07 16:23:48 [Europe]
Prime country house prices in England rose by 1.1% in the second quarter of 2014, taking the annual increase in prices to 5.2% over the year to June, the latest index shows.
Read full article: [Prime country house prices in England up over 5% year on year]
 
Prime residential market in Scotland outperforms other property sectors
2014-06-10 08:57:27 [Europe]
The prime residential market across Scotland has outperformed the overall Scottish market, with the highest level of activity since 2007, according to a new analysis.Read full article: [Prime residential market in Scotland outperforms other property sectors]
 
Hotspots drive forward property growth in Scotland
2014-05-16 14:16:19 [Europe]
The residential property market across Scotland has shown a strong performance over the last two years with hotspots in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow driving growth forward.Read full article: [ Hotspots drive forward property growth in Scotland]
 
Aberdeen named as UK property hotspot with homes selling in just nine days
2014-03-11 09:22:35 [Europe]
Aberdeen is the UK’s new property hot spot with properties in parts of the city selling in an average of just nine days, new research shows.
Read full article: [Aberdeen named as UK property hotspot with homes selling in just nine days]
 
Value of UK housing stock reaches £5.2 trillion, latest analysis shows
2014-01-28 14:48:51 [Europe]
The total value of the UK’s housing stock is now £5.2 trillion, up £186 billion during 2013 of which £100 billion of the gain is in London, new data reveals.Read full article: [Value of UK housing stock reaches £5.2 trillion, latest analysis shows]
 
Report highlights potential property hotspots in the UK in 2014
2014-01-07 13:33:32 [Europe]
The UK property market has split in two with London and sought after cities in the south east set to perform the best and be in demand in 2014, according to a new analysis.Read full article: [Report highlights potential property hotspots in the UK in 2014]
 
Research reveals the retirement property rental hotspots
2014-01-03 09:45:19 [Europe]

London boroughs, Manchester and Kingston upon Hull are retirement rental hotspots in England and Wales, according to new research based on an analysis of data from the Office of National Statistics.

Read full article: [Research reveals the retirement property rental hotspots]
 
Dubai and Edinburgh join global property hot spot list
2013-11-01 15:58:42 [Global News]
Dubai and Edinburgh are up and coming property investment hot spots, according to the latest IP Global Property Barometer covering the third quarter of 2013.Read full article: [Dubai and Edinburgh join global property hot spot list]
 
French developer introduces more leasing flexibility for Alpine buyers
2013-10-04 08:56:42 [Europe]
The growing popularity of year round short breaks and long weekends in the French Alps has prompted the region’s biggest developer of residential properties to introduce greater flexibility in the way the leaseback apartments it sells are let to maximise rental incomes.
Read full article: [French developer introduces more leasing flexibility for Alpine buyers]
 
Victoria and Western Australia named as the nation’s top property hot spots
2013-06-06 16:15:51 [Australasia]
The states of Victoria and Western Australia are the top two property hot spots in Australia, according to the annual report from the Housing Industry Association, the voice of Australia’s home building sector.Read full article: [Victoria and Western Australia named as the nation’s top property hot spots]
 
Waterfront properties still commanding large price premium in the UK
2013-05-30 09:19:51 [Europe]
Waterfront properties in the South West of England command the largest waterfront price premiums in the UK, a new index shows, and the trend is set to continue.
Read full article: [Waterfront properties still commanding large price premium in the UK]
 
Average prices of houses in seaside towns up by 63% in last 10 years
2013-05-27 11:58:06 [Europe]
The average house price in seaside towns in England and Wales rose by 63% over the past decade, to £197,938, according to latest research from the Halifax.Read full article: [Average prices of houses in seaside towns up by 63% in last 10 years]
 
New cooling measures result in rush of sales of luxury property in China
2013-05-17 10:01:09 [Asia]

The implementation of further tightening measures by the central government in China is expected to slower the pace of luxury residential price growth in 2013.
Read full article: [New cooling measures result in rush of sales of luxury property in China]
 
Value of penthouses in London soars
2013-05-14 09:30:32 [Europe]

The value of penthouses currently being sold in London now exceeds £1 billion, according to new research by property company CBRE.
Read full article: [Value of penthouses in London soars]
 
Pay 50% more for a home near a Waitrose supermarket in London, research finds
2013-05-03 06:45:18 [Europe]

It is well known that access to good schools, transport and a vibrant high street all contribute to a strong local housing market and house price premiums, but now the new must have is an upmarket supermarket.
Read full article: [Pay 50% more for a home near a Waitrose supermarket in London, research finds]
 
Prices for the world’s most luxurious properties reach record highs
2013-04-04 09:29:48 [Global News]

Limited inventory, strong international buyer demand, and high net worth individual’s increased appreciation for world class lifestyle offerings have pushed prices for luxury homes toward historic highs, a new study shows.
Read full article: [Prices for the world’s most luxurious properties reach record highs]
 
Rents for prime property in key global cities increased in 2012, latest research shows
2013-04-03 12:16:32 [Global News]

Prime residential property rents in key cities around the world increased by 5.1% in 2012, up from 3.5% a year earlier, the latest global rental index shows.
Read full article: [Rents for prime property in key global cities increased in 2012, latest research shows]
 
Beachside property project tipped as potential hot spot
2013-03-26 13:17:49 [Latin America]

Ever since it was discovered by surfers back in the 1970s, Brazil’s Pipa has been a tourism success story and attracted overseas property investors.
Read full article: [Beachside property project tipped as potential hot spot]
 
New ski apartments next to lifts in popular French resort launched
2013-03-04 14:30:21 [Europe]

Location is really important for being investing in ski property but a property near the ski lifts does not have to be super expensive, it is claimed.
Read full article: [New ski apartments next to lifts in popular French resort launched]
 
Property stamp duty to rise in Hong Kong from tomorrow
2013-02-22 14:37:54 [Asia]

Stamp duty on property purchases in Hong Kong is to be increased from tomorrow (Saturday 23 February), the Hong Kong government has announced, making its latest move in attempts to cool the real estate market.
Read full article: [Property stamp duty to rise in Hong Kong from tomorrow]
 
Alpine ski property market hotting up due to record snow falls and visitor interest
2013-02-18 08:52:20 [Europe]

Investors in the ski property market remain diligent but are returning steadily to the market especially in France where finance remains affordable and accessible, according to a new report.
Read full article: [Alpine ski property market hotting up due to record snow falls and visitor interest]
 
Wealthy overseas London home owners also looking for luxury holiday homes
2013-02-15 14:02:23 [Global News]

Wealthy property buyers who see London as a safe haven for their money are also increasingly looking at other top destinations to buy second and even third homes, it is claimed.
Read full article: [Wealthy overseas London home owners also looking for luxury holiday homes]
 
Gold coast and Roma named as potential property hot spots in Australia
2012-10-15 13:35:52 [Australasia]

The Gold Coast property market in Australia is set to improve in the second half of 2012 with signs there may already be an upswing in buyer numbers.
Read full article: [Gold coast and Roma named as potential property hot spots in Australia]
 
Alpine property markets hotting up
2012-10-11 14:39:02 [Europe]

The last year has seen a turning point in the alpine property market with the majority seeing price stability or an increase in asking prices and prices expected to rise in the next 12 months.
Read full article: [Alpine property markets hotting up]
 
Noticeable decline in interest in buyers for top end UK properties due to tax changes
2012-10-03 13:37:41 [Europe]

Tax changes have resulted in a noticeable decline in interest in property worth over £2 million in most regions of the UK, it has been revealed.
Read full article: [Noticeable decline in interest in buyers for top end UK properties due to tax changes]
 
Overseas buyers dominate the top of the London property market
2012-10-01 13:36:06 [Europe]

The extent of interest from overseas in London property is demonstrated by one agent in the capital who has not sold a single property to a UK buyer since 2005.
Read full article: [Overseas buyers dominate the top of the London property market]
 
France still top choice for overseas property investors
2012-09-18 13:42:27 [Europe]


France is still the number one choice for British people buying property abroad, according to the latest overseas property hot spots report compiled by Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist. 

Read full article: [France still top choice for overseas property investors]
 
Pay £34,000 extra to live near England's top state schools, research shows
2012-09-11 09:23:03 [Europe]


Parents face parting with almost £34,000 extra to secure a home close to the country's top performing state schools, according to new research by Lloyds TSB.

Read full article: [Pay £34,000 extra to live near England's top state schools, research shows]
 
Growth of London’s prime residential property market slows
2012-06-29 17:17:29 [Europe]

The growth of London’s prime residential property market is cooling as values rose by an average of 0.9% in the second quarter of 2012, taking the sector’s 6% annual price growth to its lowest level since September 2009.

Read full article: [Growth of London’s prime residential property market slows]
 
Asia Pacific property markets face varying outlook for rest of 2102
2012-06-14 07:53:09 [Asia]

Real estate markets in the Asia Pacific region are likely to see varying fortunes in the coming months as various government policies continue to affect the sector, according to Knight Frank.

Read full article: [Asia Pacific property markets face varying outlook for rest of 2102]
 
World's wealthy create safe haven property markets most notably in London and Miami
2012-03-28 11:37:45 [Global News]

Wealthy people are shunning emerging property markets as they value security, good education for their children over volatility, political insecurity and risk, new research shows.

Read full article: [World's wealthy create safe haven property markets most notably in London and Miami]
 
Miami, London and Vancouver in demand from wealthy property buyers
2012-03-28 11:17:21 [Europe]

The gap in annual price growth between the best and worst performing luxury residential markets was 45% in 2011, according to the results of the Knight Frank Prime International Residential Index (PIRI).

Read full article: [Miami, London and Vancouver in demand from wealthy property buyers]
 
London, New York and Kuala Lumpur named as top three property hot spots
2012-03-14 09:41:56 [Europe]

London, New York and Kuala Lumpur are today (Wednesday 14 March) named as the top three global property investment hubs by the latest IP Global property barometer.

Read full article: [London, New York and Kuala Lumpur named as top three property hot spots]
 
New UK high speed rail link will have positive and negative effect for property owners
2012-01-11 12:56:21 [Europe]

There will be winners and losers in terms of what happens to properties along the new high speed rail route between London and Birmingham that has been given the go ahead by the UK government.

Read full article: [New UK high speed rail link will have positive and negative effect for property owners]
 
Paramount Spanish theme park land deal due next month
2012-01-05 12:40:11 [Europe]

The land for the Paramount branded theme park in Murcia, Spain, will be officially signed off next month, it has been confirmed.

Read full article: [Paramount Spanish theme park land deal due next month]
 
France tops the overseas property search league table as Spain declines
2011-12-20 14:10:55 [Europe]

France has overtaken Spain as the most searched for location for British buyers looking to invest in a property overseas.

Read full article: [France tops the overseas property search league table as Spain declines]
 
Beaconsfield named as UK town with most million pound plus properties
2011-09-19 09:49:19 [Europe]

The town of Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire has been named as the place in the UK with highest the proportion of £1 million plus homes for sale.

Read full article: [Beaconsfield named as UK town with most million pound plus properties]
 
Sought after suburbs in New Zealand see highest property price increases
2011-09-12 13:21:21 [Australasia]

Property in sought after suburbs in New Zealand is increasing in value with more real estate breaking the million dollar price line.

Read full article: [Sought after suburbs in New Zealand see highest property price increases]
 
European commercial property offers better value, index shows
2011-09-09 09:20:26 [Europe]

European commercial property markets now offer better value to investors than they did in the first quarter of the year, according to the latest European all property DTZ Fair Value Index.

Read full article: [European commercial property offers better value, index shows]
 
Residential development land recovery is patchy in UK
2011-07-14 08:20:16 [Europe]

Residential development land values are continuing to recover in the UK, but growth is slow and faltering, favouring southern regions over northern, a new report reveals.

Read full article: [Residential development land recovery is patchy in UK]
 
Surge in Middle East buyers seeking trophy property assets in London
2011-07-07 09:04:24 [Europe]


Middle Eastern buyers account for 20% of overall investment in property in London as they seek safe havens to put their money during a time of turbulence in their region, according to a new report.

Read full article: [Surge in Middle East buyers seeking trophy property assets in London]
 
Manchester tipped as property investment hot spot
2011-06-28 09:14:09 [Europe]

Manchester, known across the globe for having one of the world's most famous football clubs, has come a long way over the years and is now firmly one of England's biggest and most popular cities not just for football or leisure attractions, like The Trafford Centre, but for excellent property investment opportunities, it is claimed.

Read full article: [Manchester tipped as property investment hot spot]
 
Research reveals Yorkshire and Devon property development hot spots
2011-06-27 10:54:56 [Europe]

London is not the only property development hot spot in the UK with towns in North Yorkshire and Devon also are ripe for residential projects, it is claimed.

Read full article: [Research reveals Yorkshire and Devon property development hot spots]
 
Research reveals England’s property repossession hot spots
2011-06-24 13:35:57 [Europe]

Corby in the East Midlands is England’s top property repossessions hotspot, having the highest rate of at risk home owners, closely followed by Barking and Dagenham and Newham in London, Knowsley in the North West and Thurrock in East of England, new research shows.

Read full article: [Research reveals England’s property repossession hot spots]
 
Strong growth predicted for Polish residential market
2011-06-22 08:36:56 [Europe]

Poland is not a traditional second home location but it is becoming increasingly popular with real estate investors looking to rent out their properties, it is claimed.

Read full article: [Strong growth predicted for Polish residential market]
 
Minister voices concern over Singapore property supply
2011-06-17 09:34:04 [Asia]

Singapore’s National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan has declared that he is concerned about the country’s booming property market.

Read full article: [Minister voices concern over Singapore property supply]
 
More land sales in Hong Kong to try to cool rocketing property prices
2011-06-15 07:13:22 [Asia]

Hong Kong's finance chief has warned that property prices are too high as he announced new measure to tame the red hot real estate market.

Read full article: [More land sales in Hong Kong to try to cool rocketing property prices]
 
Cape Town market proving popular with foreign property buyers, report suggests
2011-05-12 09:15:14 [Africa]

The residential real estate market in Cape Town, South Africa, is currently a classic buyers’ market in with properties taking 19 weeks on average to sell and then with only 15 % of vendors achieving their asking price, a new report reveals.

Read full article: [Cape Town market proving popular with foreign property buyers, report suggests]
 
Global property market sees sharp divergence
2011-03-28 09:27:50 [Asia]

Average global house prices rose by 2.8% in the year to December 2010, according to the latest data from The Knight Frank Global House Price Index.

Read full article: [Global property market sees sharp divergence]
 
Second home market in south west of UK showing growth
2011-03-16 08:39:06 [Europe]

The market for second homes in the popular south west region of the UK is booming as demand for holiday rentals increase, according to real estate consultants Knight Frank.

Read full article: [Second home market in south west of UK showing growth]
 



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