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8 cities to please every type of expat

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Discover eight cities where a home may fulfill your career, financial and expat-living hopes. When it comes to making the decision to move overseas there are many criteria and questions… Read more…

World’s best-value property markets

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Central America, South America and Southern Europe are the three most attractive markets, according to a new survey. How do you place a value on property and then compare that… Read more…

Wealthy Chinese pile into Portuguese property market

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Chinese property hunters descended on Portugal last week in search of top investment opportunities.     The Southern European nation is growing in popularity among Chinese nationals who hope to… Read more…

Singapore private home sales are booming

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, April 18, 2016

The market rose by 178% in March with 843 new private homes sold last month, according to figures from the Urban Redevelopment Authority.     Removing executive condominiums from the… Read more…

Asian investors flock to Spain’s tourism property sector

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, February 18, 2016

Spain is the latest country to attract investment from the Far East as investors take advantage of cheap asset prices and booming travelling demand.   The tourism property sector is… Read more…

World ultra-wealthy population impacting second home prices

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The uncertain financial conditions around the world are increasingly leading the ever-expanding ultra-high-net-worth individual investor population to invest more and more in property. In 2014, around 15 people a day… Read more…

South Korea housing market turns a corner

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 29, 2014

World Property Channel – 27 May Alex Frew McMillan reports on changes ahead for the South Korean property market: After years of decline, the South Korean housing market appears to… Read more…

Taiwan to add second tax to second homes

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

In June 2011, a luxury tax was introduced by Taiwan’s parliament, the Legislative Yuan. The 15 percent luxury tax was imposed on investors who bought and sold properties within one… Read more…

Singapore’s overseas property investors urged caution

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 22, 2014

The strong Singapore dollar and restrictions on mortgage lending has encouraged Singaporean residents to invest heavily in overseas property, particularly in Australia and the United Kingdom. However, Singapore’s central bank… Read more…

Hong Kong may ease restrictions on housing market

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Hong Kong’s housing market is strongly controlled by the US economy because the Hong Kong dollar is pegged to the US dollar (about HK$7.8 per US$1), which means that HK’s… Read more…

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