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France: Burglaries in France Increased in 2013

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 31, 2014

The number of burglaries increased in France in 2013 compared to 2012. According to the annual report produced by the Observatoire National de la Délinquance et des Réponses Pénales or… Read more…

How Affordable is Housing in Popular Expat Countries and Cities?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 30, 2014

Housing markets in Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand are “severely unaffordable” says a new housing report. The Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey rates housing affordability based on the… Read more…

Home Price Growth Slows but Continues Upwards in Dubai

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Luxury property prices in Dubai rose in the last quarter of 2013 by 15 percent – a rate of growth that beleaguered European markets can only dream of, but in… Read more…

France: Number of Regions to be Drastically Reduced

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 28, 2014

According to an interview on RMC radio given by Thierry Mandon, the minister in charge of overseeing François Hollande’s plan to simplify France, there is a plan afoot to reduce… Read more…

Cyprus: Property Owner Petitioning for BBC Investigation

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 27, 2014

A petition has been launched by a British citizen asking the BBC’s investigative programme Panorama to examine the issues facing UK citizens who have purchased off plan properties in the… Read more…

Euro Area House Prices Down Y-o-Y but up M-o-M

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 24, 2014

House prices, as measured by the House Price Index (HPI), fell by 1.3% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU in the third quarter of 2013 compared… Read more…

USA: Home Prices Inch Higher and Months Supply Trends Upwards

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 23, 2014

Home prices and sales in the USA inched higher in December 2013 despite the usual winter slowdown.   The RE/MAX National Housing Report, a survey of Multi-Listing Service (MLS) data… Read more…

Property Professionals Called to Take Part in Measurement Standards Consultation

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 22, 2014

A business owner is looking for a property to accommodate his business and staff. He’s looking overseas and he’s found a property. According to the International Property Measurement Standards Coalition… Read more…

2014 Emerging Trends in Property Investment in Europe

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The competition for prime assets in Europe’s major real estate markets is leading investors to turn to recovering markets such as Ireland and Spain, regional cities and secondary property in… Read more…

UK: Annual Rent Rises Halved in 2013 – A Boost to the Rental Sector Called For

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 20, 2014

Average rents in England and Wales rose by 1.5 percent over the past 12 months, to £745 per month in December – a figure that will directly affect expat owners… Read more…

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