View Article  UK Update: IHT-hit areas double in five years

The number of postcode districts with average house prices above the inheritance tax (IHT) threshold has more than doubled in ...   more »

View Article  A little place in the snow?

A second home in the mountains is every skier's dream. There is an avalanche of new property options, but rising ...   more »

View Article  Spanish Property Building, from a plot of land.

When you have finished the purchase of the plot the next step is to get an architect to design and ...   more »

View Article  Despite cracks, Europe's housing market is built to last

Tue Nov 14, 2006 8:45 AM GMT
By William Kemble-Diaz

LONDON (Reuters) - Expected interest rate rises will not cause ...   more »

View Article  UK Property: House price rise fastest in four years

This is Money
16 November 2006
House prices rose at the fastest pace in more than four years in ...   more »

View Article  Currency Exchange Update: Emigrating Brits “waste up to £900m”

Brits emigrating abroad could collectively be losing as much as £900 million a year by relying on high street banks ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: Borrowers willing to pay premium for spa town properties

Research from Halifax Estate Agents highlights that home buyers are prepared to pay a premium to live in a spa ...   more »

View Article  Foreign mortgage loans to be restricted by Polish regulator

Polands chief finance regulator plans to limit foreign exchange mortgage loans.

This could lead to UK and other European investors ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: Average house price rises £1,500 in September

The average UK house price in September stood at £198,552 - up from £197,009 in August 2006, latest data from ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: New affordable ‘green’ homes for Brixton

Publisher:  Ian Morgan
Published: 09/11/2006 - 08:25:45 AM 

Brixton Water Lane Brixton residents are set to benefit from the arrival ...   more »

View Article  Spain Takes Top Place?

In recent research by Halifax Hispania it has shown a trend that buying a property in Spain is no longer ...   more »

View Article  Spanish Inheritance Tax Information

There is a main legal body which governs the application of tax (Ley de Impuesto de
Sucesiones – Inheritance Tax ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: Market towns see sharp rise in house prices

The popularity of English market towns has increased with 70% of these towns seeing stronger house price growth than ...   more »

View Article  Demand for quality investment is on the up

By Sarah-Jane Tasker

Demand for second homes and increased interest in quality investments is driving a strong European property market, ...   more »

View Article  Greek Update: Greece attracts increasing interest

UK investors have shown overwhelming interest in a new opportunity in the Greek Islands, according to property specialists servicing the ...   more »

View Article  Polish property is apparently a hot topic for UK buyers

An increase in the number of UK nationals purchasing property in Poland has been reported.

According to overseas mortgage brokers, property ...   more »

View Article  Global Property Growth Update Table

Annualised property price growth by Country for 2006 first quarter:

Country 2006 Q1 percentage growth
Estonia 17.0%
Denmark 16.1%
New Zealand ...   more »

View Article  Spanish Property Registration Information

A Spanish property should be registred in two different places, each one holding different information about the property.

Registro de ...   more »

View Article  Most popular areas in Spain for overseas buyers announced

Property buyers in Spain prefer the Regions of Murcia and Valencia

According to figures released this week by the Spanish ...   more »

View Article  Overseas Property Purchase Currency Update

www.OverseasPropertyOnline.com have launched a new plan for property buyers.

They have linked up with the leading currency transfer providers, to launch a ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: Affordable eco-homes showcased in North Norfolk

Publisher:  Ian Morgan
Published: 23/10/2006 - 09:21:54 AM 

Broadland Housing A Broadland Housing Association community in rural North Norfolk ...   more »

View Article  UK Mortgage Approvals Update

Mortgage approvals are running at their highest level for two years, according to official figures.

The Bank of England said ...   more »

View Article  Economy faces climate 'calamity'
View Article  Bulgarian Property Update: 40% increase in Britons looking to buy in Bulgaria

The percentage of Britons looking to buy in Bulgaria has increased by 40% in September, the latest Global Property Hot ...   more »

View Article  Average house price hits £197,000 in August, says DCLG

The mix-adjusted average UK house price in August 2006 stood at £197,631 - up from £194,454 in July 2006, latest ...   more »

View Article  UK Property: Carbon Emissions Update

27% of carbon emissions coming from residential property, warns AHIPP
With figures showing 27% of the country’s C02 emissions ...   more »

View Article  UK Property: Stamp duty, towns suffering from thresholds

Halifax: 79 towns hit hard with 3% stamp duty tax
Halifax research has revealed that the average house price ...   more »

View Article  Moneyfacts criticises UK government over homebuy scheme

The government's new shared equity homebuy mortgage has been described as a "half-hearted" attempt to solve the homeownership crisis.

Julia ...   more »

View Article  UK Government to help 20,000 people via shared equity mortgage


The government has launched a shared equity mortgage scheme with Nationwide, Yorkshire Building Society, Advantage and Bank of Scotland ...   more »

View Article  UK Government to help 20,000 people via shared equity mortgage


The government has launched a shared equity mortgage scheme with Nationwide, Yorkshire Building Society, Advantage and Bank of Scotland ...   more »

View Article  London house prices rise to highest levels

London house prices increased by 1% in September to £250,907, latest data from haart estate agents reveals.

Properties in South ...   more »

View Article  Opening A Spanish Bank Account

Opening a bank account in Spain is relatively easy and most of the banks in areas where there are a ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: House prices up for fifth consecutive month, says RICS

House prices rose for the fifth consecutive month in August - up at the fastest pace since May 2004, RICS’ ...   more »