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Most People Are Happy To Buy a Haunted House

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 31, 2013

It’s Halloween or Hallowe’en or even All Hallow’s Eve and many neighbourhoods and homes will be decked out with pumpkins, ghouls and ghastly decorations. But when it came to the… Read more…

Top Five Tips for Being a Great Landlord

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Expats with rental property may think they are the perfect landlord. But what do tenants really want from their landlord? New research has found that communication, or being easy to… Read more…

Keeping Proof of Home Improvements could lower Tax Bill

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 29, 2013

When a primary residence is sold in the UK the profits from that sale should remain free of capital gains tax. If, however, the owner of that home decides to… Read more…

The Top Ten Reasons to Invest In London

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, October 28, 2013

Why is London a top location for international investors? BNP Paribas Real Estate gives their ten reasons for investing in the UK’s capital: London offers diverse markets within a market… Read more…

New Zealand: Real Estate Shows Strong Spring Start

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 25, 2013

The latest report from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ)  indicates that house sales are 18.9 percent up on September 2012 and up 2.6 percent compared to August…. Read more…

Merkel Urged to Ditch Plan for German Rent Controls

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 24, 2013

BERLIN (Reuters) – A sharp rise in rental prices in German cities poses no risk to the broader economy and introducing rent controls would only exacerbate the problem, economists said… Read more…

USA: Home Sales Down Slightly but Prices Rise

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Existing-home sales declined in September in the USA, but limited inventory conditions continued to pressure home prices in much of the country, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR)…. Read more…

Owners on Cyprus Must Lower Rents… But No News of Enforcement Plans

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 22, 2013

The government of Cyprus has passed a new law that will force landlords to reduce their rents on both residential and commercial rents by up to 20 percent reports Cyprus… Read more…

The Top 20 Most Popular Property Investment Locations of the Ultra-Wealthy

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, October 21, 2013

The number of ultra-high net worth individuals (UHNWIs) is projected to increase by another 50 percent in the coming decade, according to Wealth X, a wealth intelligence firm, and reported… Read more…

Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship for Investment Programme Launches

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 18, 2013

Associated Press (14 Oct, 2013) – The struggling country of Antigua & Barbuda has joined other tiny Eastern Caribbean islands in selling citizenship to wealthy international investors to drum up… Read more…

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