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The best of the daily real estate headlines, carefully curated. If you only read one property news story today, this is it.

Buy one US house, get one visa free

A new bill has been proposed in the United States, which would give property buyers a free visa with every house purchased. The bill, which has been introduced to the US Senate, would let foreign investors live in the country if they spend $500,000 or more on American real estate, designed to encourage immigration to the USA and invite new buyers into the property market.

Korean buyers swoop in on America

Savvy Korean investors who are keen for a bargain are swarming to America and Canada as countrywide price falls make property an increasingly attractive option...

Investors dig up land opportunities overseas

Investors are increasingly digging up land opportunities overseas, according to new research.'s latest Investment Watch report reveals that land investments now account for a third of the portal's most popular listings.

Buy your own gingerbread home for £50k

Stuck for gift ideas this holiday season? Why not buy someone their very own home made out of gingerbread? One chef is offering customers a chance to have a replica of their house created from biscuits - is this the pinnacle of edible architecture?

The height of luxury

The brand new Airbus A380 ‘superjumbo' is the largest civil aircraft ever built and can carry up to 853 passengers - and now one lucky Middle Eastern client will have more space than he could ever possibly need - as he has commissioned a private A380 VIP jet for his personal use...

Branjelina in £45m French fancy

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are spending £45million transforming a French chateau into a dream home for themselves and their six children.

The £10 Pom is back!

I wrote about the adventures of my very own £10 Pom - my Great Aunt - in a story on last week. Little did I know that this week I would be writing about a new breed of £10 Poms - in a bid to boost the tourism industry, Qantas has launched a scheme to allow Brits to travel down under for a mere tenner...

Leaning Tower of Pisa toppled

Chasing Dubai's crown for being the UAE's headline grabbing, ground breaking emirate, Abu Dhabi is poised to enter the Guinness Book of Records with the design of a new building...

In Pictures: The 8 most beautiful tax havens

Since the Panama Papers, tax havens have been the buzzword of the day. We take a tour across the globe to find the most beautiful.

Squatters seize $8m in homes

Squatters seized over $8m worth of property in Texas this year. One claimed a house left by his dead neighbour. Another took over a $2.7m mansion, prompting authorities to ask the attorney general to intervene. Using legal loopholes, squatters are seizing more opportunities to "liberate" empty homes as a form of protest, social outreach or even buy-to-let investment.
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2020/07/02 10:04:52pm