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Airbnb vs traditional renting: Which is better?

Airbnb has become one of the most disruptive, and controversial, online sites in the property world. But is it worth using for rental investment? And which cities are best and worst for generating returns?

UK needs to build 50pc more new homes every year

The UK needs to build 300,000 new homes each year to tackle the country's housing crisis, warns a new report, 50 per cent higher than the government's current target.

Government urged to get behind build to let

The only solution to the housing crisis is to encourage institutional investors like pension funds to invest in build to let projects, the British Property Federation (BPF) said yesterday.

Video: Obama offers mortgage relief on Western trip

President Barack Obama offered mortgage relief on Monday to hundreds of thousands of Americans, promising "a series of steps to help responsible homeowners to refinance and take advantage of low mortgage rates".

Public support house-building drive to tackle the country’s housing crisis

Two thirds of Britons want more homes built to tackle the worst housing crisis the country has seen in generations, says new poll

Ministers urged to invest in house-building to boost economy and tackle housing crisis

Investing in housing market would stimulate economic growth and help kick-start the economy, says National Housing Federation.

New housing investment model needed

A new, sustainable housing investment model needs to be introduced by 2015 to ensure a strong pipeline of affordable homes can continue to be viably developed, according to a report from PwC and housing association L&Q.

Peres to mediate housing dispute

Less than 24 hours after he met with Medical Association representatives, President Shimon Peres is trying to intervene in the wave of protests which has swept the nation – the housing crisis protests.

U.S. housing market needs government boost, analyst says

Moody’s economist Mark Zandi emphasizes the need for government action in the housing crisis to help stave off further damage to the economy. Recent gains in the market suggest the threat of a double dip in home values has been avoided, but the five-year slump has taken its toll and policy changes are in order.

U.S. vs. world: who’s upbeat on housing?

With the housing crisis now part of our daily lives, one would expect that Americans have soured on home ownership.
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2022/09/30 06:15:44am