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A Phenomenal Year for Singapore’s Real Estate Market

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, December 31, 2012

In a Bloomberg report earlier today, Vijay Natarajan, a Singapore-based analyst at UOB-Kay Hian Pte said Singapore’s 2012 property stocks had experienced a “phenomenal” year and growth is likely to… Read more…

Singapore: Three Areas for Investors To Watch in 2013

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 27, 2012

In a Yahoo News (Singapore) article Getty Goh director of Ascendant Assets Pte Ltd, a real estate research and investment consultancy in Singapore, makes his annual review of Singapore’s property… Read more…

Global Luxury-Goods Shoppers Push up Prime Retail Rents

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 21, 2012

Hong Kong and New York City rank number one and two as the world’s most expensive prime retail markets, as international brands aggressively compete for limited prime locations, according to… Read more…

UK Residential House Prices Forecast to Rise in 2013

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 20, 2012

New sellers cut an average of £7,772 off their asking price this month in the United Kingdom. That’s a fall of 3.3 percent, the biggest monthly decrease ever reported by… Read more…

Richest Man in the World Eases Spain’s Property Stockpile

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Earlier this year, Carlos Slim, the world’s richest man bought a majority stake in troubled Spanish football club Real Oviedo. The Mexican billionaire, an avid soccer fan, invested €2m (£1.6m)… Read more…

Central London Buy-to-Let Investors Must Accept Lower Rents

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 18, 2012

During the fourth quarter of 2012, average weekly rents in Central London fell by 2.3 percent to £996, the first time below £1,000 since Q1 2011 according to Cluttons’ Residential… Read more…

Spain To Axe Foreign Investors’ Property Tax

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, December 17, 2012

The Spanish government is proposing an end to a special three percent property tax to encourage the purchase of high-value properties by corporations and companies; an about turn to help… Read more…

Singapore Market Looking Rosy for Rental Investors

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 14, 2012

The number of property leases in Singapore could reach 48,000, breaking the record of 45,052 set last year says Savills Singapore in its Dec 2012 Residential Leasing Briefing. The estimate… Read more…

Love Him or Loath Him, Depardieu Quits France

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 13, 2012

He’s an award winning actor and film maker, he’s been honoured by his country with the Chevalier of the Légion d’honneur and the Chevalier of the Ordre national du Mérite…. Read more…

UK Government Closes Foreign Buyers’ Property Tax Loophole

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Until recently, many foreign buyers who have purchased £2 million-plus properties have avoided Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) by purchasing in the name of a non-natural person (NNP) – that… Read more…

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