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Mexican housing market soars

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, October 7, 2016

Strong demand for resort communities from abroad boosts Mexico’s property market.     Research from Global Property Guide shows that the nationwide house price index rose by 5.32% year-on-year in… Read more…

10-point moving-home cost checklist

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Everyone knows that moving house costs money, whether that’s moving out of a rental or out of your own property following its sale. We’ve made you a ten-point moving-home cost… Read more…

5 tips to get a rental deposit back

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Rental deposits are usually at least one month’s rent…a sizeable amount of money to forfeit at the end of a tenancy. Read on to discover five steps you can take… Read more…

France: property agents’ fees to be capped

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, August 7, 2014

Good news for anyone renting property from September, the fees charges by real estate agents are to be capped from 11 to 15 euros per square metre of property, according… Read more…

Comparing Rental Prices Around The World

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 8, 2014

How much does it really cost to rent an apartment in some of the most popular expat locations around the world? The Guardian newspaper interviewed six, young, working expats who… 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…

UK: Average Residential Rents Set New Record High

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 25, 2013

The cost of rental property is for many expats high on the list of priorities when choosing a new location; it’s also of interest to expats who are paid a… Read more…

Rents Fall in London But Activity Provides Optimism for Landlords

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, August 5, 2013

Rents in prime central London fell by 0.4 percent in July. The annual decline in rents across the capital’s best postcodes now stands at 2.7 percent according to the latest… Read more…

House Prices and Demand Expected to Rise in UK

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, July 9, 2013

The latest survey by the UK’s Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) shows that 21 percent of its members reported property prices rose in June, making it the strongest month… Read more…

France: Plans to Make Sweeping Changes to Property Sales and Rental Laws

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, June 13, 2013

“Abusive practices” in real estate, “unjustified and excessive charges, non-compliance, opacity, high transaction costs” are all factors that “impede access to housing and ultimately weigh on household budgets”, said Cécile… Read more…

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