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Archive for November, 2012

Tax Changes for Owners and Buyers in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 30, 2012

The French president’s proposed new tax measures and the uncertainty of when these will come into force has thrown many expat owners and prospective buyers into a state of insecurity…. Read more…

It’s Booming in the Wild West

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 29, 2012

Demand for rental property in the UK rose at its fastest rate since the early part of the year, says the latest Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) residential lettings… Read more…

Prime Ski Resort Property Market Healthy and Desirable

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Prime ski resort property prices have fallen over a 12-month period but rose 1.5 percent in the three months to June, according to Knight Frank’s Prime Ski Property Index. Overall,… Read more…

City Job Losses Push Central London Rents Down

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 27, 2012

The weaker economy and knock-on effect of the Eurozone crisis are affecting rents in central London says Liam Bailey Head of Residential Research at independent global property consultants Knight Frank…. Read more…

US Home Sales and Prices On The Rise

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 26, 2012

Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the National Association of Realtors, said in a recent press conference that the US housing market has clearly turned around in 2012. “Existing-home sales, new-home… Read more…

Buy a Spanish Villa, Get a Visa

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 23, 2012

Spain‘s government is considering a plan to offer residency in return for the purchase of property worth 160,000 euros or more. Spanish Trade Minister Jaime Garcia-Legaz said in a report… Read more…

USA is Top of the Props

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 22, 2012

The October issue of the Top of the Props chart published by the (a privately owned property portal) puts the USA at number one in terms of the number… Read more…

Beware of Remortgaging To Fund Overseas Property Investment

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 21, 2012

The UK’s Financial Services Authority (FSA) has issued a warning to potential overseas property investors who are considering remortgaging UK properties in order to raise funds to invest in an… Read more…

Asia-Pacific Real Estate Markets Grows Despite Slow Global Economy

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 19, 2012

“More countries in Asia Pacific saw positive price growth in their respective residential markets in Q2 2012 than the previous quarter, with Hong Kong notably seeing its strongest quarterly growth… Read more…

Four Golden Rules for Owning a Property Overseas

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 16, 2012

Buying somewhere abroad can be a dream come true, but you’ve got to stay savvy if you don’t want it to burn a nice big hole in your bank account…. Read more…

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