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Despite ongoing inventory shortages and faster price growth, existing-home sales in the US rose for the second month in a row in April 2016.
Rising sales and low supply levels pushed up US house prices in the first quarter of 2016.
Property wealth is worth more than the total pension savings for nearly six out of 10 over-55s, according to research from one financial adviser.
UK lenders are introducing stricter criteria for buy-to-let mortgages, following comments from the Bank of England that the sector could overheat.
Dubai property prices fell at the start of 2016, with prices down 2.2 per cent in the first quarter.
US mortgage rates remain low at the start of the spring buying season, which is expected to encourage buyer demand.
Sales to first-time buyers have continued to climb in the UK, with three in 10 transactions in March going to new purchasers.
The stamp duty hike aimed at the buy-to-let sector has boosted landlord returns in the UK to a near-four-year high.
UK lending hit its highest level recorded in a March since 2007, as buyers rushed to beat the new stamp duty deadline.
Home lending in the UK this year has seen its best opening quarter for since 2007, according to e.surv.