Buying and Selling

Buying and Selling

Buying or selling a home? Be prepared with market trends and activity updates to tips on what will make your transaction go smoothly.

Information overload

The Communities & Local Government department is to plough ahead with plans to force councils to put efficiency information on council tax bills...

Title deed issues in Cyprus

Disgruntled expats are piling mounting pressure onto some of Cyprus' developers as they continue to wait to receive their title deeds.

US pending home sales increase for 14 months in a row

Pending sales of US property increased in June compared to 2011, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Help for Turkish property buyers

Unfamiliarity with the property laws and processes in Turkey has resulted in nightmare situations for foreign owners...

EU forces notaries to compete for business

Seven European Union countries are to be forced to open the notary profession to outside competition after a ruling Tuesday by the bloc's highest court.

Natwest’s Islamic mortgage

In response to customer demand, NatWest bank has launched its first mortgage product compliant with Islamic Shariah law. In accordance with Shariah law, the product will not charge interest...

UK housing supply hits 14-year low, as demand soars

UK housing supply has hit a 14-year low, as demand from buyers has soared, according to the latest figures from the National Association of Estate Agents.

Sales of New Zealand property hit five-year high

Sales of New Zealand property hit a five-year high in 2012, according to the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand.

Egypt development deal blocked by court

A sale of public land to one of Egypt's largest developers has been revoked by a judicial panel, prompting fears similar property investments in the country could be in jeopardy.

US home sales to top 5 million in 2015

Sales of existing US homes are expected to top 5 million in 2015, the National Association of Realtors has predicted.
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2022/08/18 07:51:59pm