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New home building up 18% in England in second quarter of 2014
2014-08-21 12:46:47 [Europe]
More homes are being built in England with housing starts up 18% in the second quarter of 2014 compared to a year ago, the latest construction data shows.Read full article: [New home building up 18% in England in second quarter of 2014]
 
Property sales in UK down by 1.3% last month, HMRC data shows
2014-08-21 11:23:41 [Europe]
Property sales in the UK fell by 1.3% in July compared with the previous month but were 13.5% higher than the same month last year, the latest data from HMRC shows.Read full article: [Property sales in UK down by 1.3% last month, HMRC data shows]
 
US property cash sales now at lowest since 2010, latest data shows
2014-08-20 15:32:21 [North America]
Cash sales made up 34.4% of total home sales in the United States in May 2014, the lowest share since May 2010, the latest data shows.Read full article: [US property cash sales now at lowest since 2010, latest data shows]
 
Concerns about burden of immigration checks on UK landlords
2014-08-20 14:13:41 [Europe]
New rules for UK regarding the immigration status of new tenants are set to place an unfair burden on landlords and lettings agents, it is claimed.Read full article: [Concerns about burden of immigration checks on UK landlords]
 
Monaco gets it first skyscraper since the 1980s as demand soars for luxury homes
2014-08-19 16:38:49 [Europe]
The world’s wealthiest people are looking to Monaco, the tax haven on the French Riviera, to buy property due to its low tax and banking services, but there is a lack of space.Read full article: [Monaco gets it first skyscraper since the 1980s as demand soars for luxury homes]
 
Slight easing in house price growth in the UK in June, ONS data reveals
2014-08-19 12:38:13 [Europe]
UK house prices increased by 10.2% in the year to June 2014, down from 10.4% in the year to May 2014, the latest official figures show.Read full article: [Slight easing in house price growth in the UK in June, ONS data reveals]
 
Property sales in Spain up 8.8% boosted by foreign buyers
2014-08-19 12:17:03 [Europe]
Residential property sales in Spain increased by 8.8% in June compared to the same month a year ago, the latest data from the National Statistics Institute shows.Read full article: [Property sales in Spain up 8.8% boosted by foreign buyers]
 
Average property prices in Jersey up 5% quarter on quarter
2014-08-19 08:07:54 [Europe]
The average price of a typical three bedroom house in Jersey increased to the highest it has been for three years in the second quarter of 2014, the latest official data shows.
Read full article: [Average property prices in Jersey up 5% quarter on quarter]
 
Only half of new UK home buyers understand new mortgage rules, research shows
2014-08-18 15:23:14 [Europe]
Only half of aspiring home owners in the UK are aware of the new Mortgage Market Review rules that were introduced in April, according to new research.Read full article: [Only half of new UK home buyers understand new mortgage rules, research shows]
 
Higher fees and mortgage cap hitting prime property price growth in Dubai
2014-08-18 12:11:02 [Europe]
Higher fees and the recently introduced mortgage cap are having an effect on the prime property market in Dubai with price growth weakening.Read full article: [Higher fees and mortgage cap hitting prime property price growth in Dubai]
 
House price growth continues to moderate in Australian capital cities
2014-08-15 10:30:19 [Australasia]
Residential property price growth in Australia has moderated with values in capital cities up just 1.7% in the second the second quarter of the year.Read full article: [House price growth continues to moderate in Australian capital cities]
 
Strong demand from home and abroad fuelling Miami real estate market
2014-08-14 17:03:21 [North America]
The Miami residential real estate market continued to see rising prices in the second quarter of 2014 due to strong demand, according to the latest report from estate agents.Read full article: [Strong demand from home and abroad fuelling Miami real estate market]
 
UK asking price growth slowing, latest data shows
2014-08-14 13:01:28 [Europe]
Much has been written about the property market in prime central London cooling but there are now signs that this is spreading to other parts of the country as asking prices begin falling.Read full article: [UK asking price growth slowing, latest data shows]
 
UK housing market pauses as buyer demand slows
2014-08-14 08:28:12 [Europe]
Demand for new homes in the UK fell slightly in July, the first monthly decline since January 2013, according to the latest residential market survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.Read full article: [UK housing market pauses as buyer demand slows]
 
Prime central London flat sales down 11% year on year
2014-08-13 16:51:06 [Europe]
Flat sales in the prime central London property market are down 11% year on year but house transactions are up 20%, the latest market report shows.Read full article: [Prime central London flat sales down 11% year on year]
 
Property market in Cyprus showing shoots of recovery
2014-08-13 14:04:51 [Europe]
There are signs that the property market in Cyprus is recovering from the downturn which saw sales plunge and prices fall considerably after the island has to seek financial back up from the European Union.
Read full article: [Property market in Cyprus showing shoots of recovery]
 
First time buyers boosting property growth in UK, according to surveyors
2014-08-13 11:11:40 [Europe]
First time buyers have boosted annual growth in the UK’s housing market activity despite a seasonally quiet month of July, according to the latest research from chartered surveyors. Read full article: [First time buyers boosting property growth in UK, according to surveyors]
 
RICS to extend its role in promoting real estate professionalism in China
2014-08-12 10:47:37 [Asia]
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has signed a memorandum of understanding with a leading real estate association in China which is set to pave the way for higher standards in the country.Read full article: [RICS to extend its role in promoting real estate professionalism in China]
 
New compulsory property valuation programme launched in Cayman
2014-08-11 10:56:51 [North America]
A new compulsory valuer registration programme for real estate in the Cayman Islands has been introduced with the aim of providing more confidence in the property market.Read full article: [New compulsory property valuation programme launched in Cayman]
 
Home improvements proving popular but 10% end up botched, survey suggests
2014-08-11 08:54:33 [Europe]
One in 10 home owners in the UK have had a DIY or large scale home improvement project go wrong, with an average repair cost of £3,200, new research shows.Read full article: [Home improvements proving popular but 10% end up botched, survey suggests]
 
Forthcoming UK election already affecting central London prime property as sales fall
2014-08-08 16:17:12 [Europe]
There are signs of uncertainty in central London’s prime property market but the outlook for residential prices is still good.Read full article: [Forthcoming UK election already affecting central London prime property as sales fall]
 
Price growth slowing in the US amid concerns about longer term sustainability
2014-08-08 10:26:45 [North America]
Year on year property price growth in the United States fell from 9% to 8.4% in July, raising concerns about the market’s ability to maintain long term growth.Read full article: [Price growth slowing in the US amid concerns about longer term sustainability]
 
Sales in England and Wales reach seven year high, latest index shows
2014-08-08 08:26:12 [Europe]
House sales in England and Wales have recovered to the highest level for seven years and average prices are up 9.9%, according to the latest index report to be published.Read full article: [Sales in England and Wales reach seven year high, latest index shows]
 
Scotland sees median house prices up 8% year on year
2014-08-07 16:56:04 [Europe]
Median house prices have increased by 4.2% to £187,500 across England and Wales year on year but in Scotland they are up 8% to £135,000 in the same period, the latest published data shows.
Read full article: [Scotland sees median house prices up 8% year on year]
 
Causes for concern identified in property management sector in England and Wales
2014-08-07 16:18:32 [Europe]
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued an update on its market study into the provision of residential property management services in England and Wales.Read full article: [Causes for concern identified in property management sector in England and Wales]
 
Property values, tourism growth and easy air access boosting real estate in Turkey
2014-08-07 09:12:04 [Europe]
Rising property values, booming tourist numbers and ever improving air access is making Turkey more attractive to foreign real estate investors, it is claimed.Read full article: [Property values, tourism growth and easy air access boosting real estate in Turkey]
 
Australia has two tier property price market as growth continues in Sydney and Melbourne
2014-08-07 08:09:43 [Australasia]
Residential property prices in Australia’s capital cities increased by 1.1% in the second quarter of 2014 with Sydney and Melbourne continuing to drive a two tier housing market in the country.Read full article: [Australia has two tier property price market as growth continues in Sydney and Melbourne]
 
Foreclosed homes in the US down 35% in June, latest data shows
2014-08-06 12:57:37 [North America]
The number of foreclosed homes in the United States on the market fell by 35% in June, the 17th month in a row when levels have fallen by more than 20%, the latest data shows.
Read full article: [Foreclosed homes in the US down 35% in June, latest data shows]
 
UK property prices still growing, according to latest Halifax index
2014-08-06 10:51:46 [Europe]
Recently data has been suggesting that in the UK property market price growth has been slowing but the latest index shows a month on month rise of 1.4%.
Read full article: [UK property prices still growing, according to latest Halifax index]
 
Another half billion pounds allocated for new affordable homes in London
2014-08-05 11:47:34 [Europe]
Almost half a billion pounds is being allocated to build thousands of new affordable homes in London, mayor Boris Johnson has announced.Read full article: [Another half billion pounds allocated for new affordable homes in London]
 
UK homes selling at their fastest since 2007, new research shows
2014-08-05 09:34:36 [Europe]
The average time it takes to sell a property in Britain has reduced to 88 days, some 16 days or 15.38% faster compared to the same time last year, new data shows.Read full article: [UK homes selling at their fastest since 2007, new research shows]
 
Spanish property prices set to recover in 2016 with 2% rise
2014-08-05 08:05:20 [Europe]
The residential property market in Spain is set to bottom out next year and see a 2% rise in prices in 2016, according to ratings agency Standard & Poor’s.Read full article: [Spanish property prices set to recover in 2016 with 2% rise]
 
Strengthening economy and jobs market boost prime lettings in London
2014-08-04 11:34:49 [Europe]
A strengthening UK economy and more buoyant employment market has translated to a pick up in the prime lettings market in London in the first half of 2014.Read full article: [Strengthening economy and jobs market boost prime lettings in London]
 
US home values set to moderate until 2018, according to latest expert survey
2014-08-04 08:42:07 [North America]
The pace of residential property price growth in the United States is set to slow this year and continue doing so into 2018, according to real estate experts.Read full article: [US home values set to moderate until 2018, according to latest expert survey]
 
London tops the list for Chinese investment for residential and commercial property
2014-08-01 17:08:35 [Global News]
London has been the most popular destination for Chinese real estate investors in the first half of 2014 with buyers looking for both residential and commercial properties, new research shows.Read full article: [London tops the list for Chinese investment for residential and commercial property]
 
Olympic Games have boosted property prices in East London
2014-08-01 09:51:53 [Europe]
The 2012 Olympic Games seem to have boosted property in the East of London with new data showing that Olympic Park house prices have grown by over 60%, or £1,200 every month since July 2005 when the Games were awarded.Read full article: [Olympic Games have boosted property prices in East London]
 
Opposition to new home building in the UK falls substantially
2014-08-01 08:26:51 [Europe]
There has been a big fall in opposition to house building in the UK since 2010, according to figures from a new survey by the British governmentRead full article: [Opposition to new home building in the UK falls substantially]
 
Homes with serious negative equity in the US fall to new low
2014-07-31 15:49:33 [North America]
Some 17% of US homes were seriously underwater in the second quarter of 2014, down from 26% a year ago, according to the latest figures from housing data firm RealtyTrac.Read full article: [Homes with serious negative equity in the US fall to new low]
 
Average prime London rents back to peak levels
2014-07-31 12:58:43 [Europe]
Average rents in the prime London market are back to peak levels but growth in the city is not uniform with levels in the east leading the growth, according to new researchRead full article: [Average prime London rents back to peak levels]
 
Monthly house price growth in the UK slows to 0.1%
2014-07-31 10:27:05 [Europe]
The latest UK house price index confirms that price growth is moderating, rising by just 0.1% in July, its slowest pace since April 2013.Read full article: [Monthly house price growth in the UK slows to 0.1%]
 
UK waterfront homes command a 60% premium, new research shows
2014-07-31 09:31:33 [Europe]
Prime waterfront properties in the UK are worth an average of 60% more than their inland counterparts, according to the latest index from Knight Frank.Read full article: [UK waterfront homes command a 60% premium, new research shows]
 
London to get the UK’s first floating village
2014-07-30 08:43:19 [Europe]
Plans to build Britain's first floating village at London's Royal Docks has moved a step closer after the Mayor of London Johnson, revealed that Carillion Igloo Genesis had won the competition to design and build it.
Read full article: [London to get the UK’s first floating village]
 
Quarterly property sales in Scotland up over 22%, latest data shows
2014-07-29 14:52:58 [Europe]
Property sales in Scotland increased by 22.4% in the second quarter of this year compared to the same quarter the previous year, according to the latest figures from the Register of Scotland.Read full article: [Quarterly property sales in Scotland up over 22%, latest data shows]
 
Luxury property market in Barbados picking up
2014-07-28 15:55:50 [North America]
After six years of sluggish activity, the Barbados luxury homes market is picking up according to the latest report from Knight Frank.Read full article: [Luxury property market in Barbados picking up]
 
House prices in England and Wales up 6.4% annually, but stalled last month
2014-07-28 12:36:39 [Europe]
Average house prices in England and Wales have seen annual growth of 6.4% but price growth stalled in June, according to the latest flagship Land Registry House Price Index.Read full article: [House prices in England and Wales up 6.4% annually, but stalled last month]
 
Research reveals a surge in buy to let products in the UK
2014-07-28 08:10:25 [Europe]
The number of products on the market to service the growing interest in buy to let mortgages in the UK has risen to highs not seen since 2008, new research revealsRead full article: [Research reveals a surge in buy to let products in the UK]
 
Dublin continues to see strong property price growth due to supply shortage
2014-07-25 13:33:48 [Europe]
Residential property prices in Ireland have increased by 12.5% in the year to June, up from10.6% in May, according to the latest index from the Central Statistical Office.Read full article: [Dublin continues to see strong property price growth due to supply shortage]
 
House price growth in England and Wales down to 0.1% in July
2014-07-25 11:53:09 [Europe]
House prices in England and Wales increased by 0.1% in July, a further decline in the rate of growth from 0.3% last month, and the lowest level of growth over a month since February 2013, the latest index shows.Read full article: [House price growth in England and Wales down to 0.1% in July]
 
Research reveals the strength of first time buyer market in the UK
2014-07-25 09:03:59 [Europe]
Residential property sales to first time buyers in the UK have grown 27%, marking the strongest opening half of a year since 2007, new research shows.Read full article: [Research reveals the strength of first time buyer market in the UK]
 
Land price pressures in Australia likely to dampen new house building
2014-07-24 16:04:24 [Europe]
Residential land sales in Australia fell by 4.7% between the March 2013 and March 2014 quarters, according to the latest land report.Read full article: [Land price pressures in Australia likely to dampen new house building]
 



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