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    Nick Marr

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US home sales soar - but so do prices

  US home sales are soaring, as the recovering economy fuels the housing market. Prices, though, are rising too.   Pending sales rose 0.9 per cent in in May 2015, taking the National Association of Realtors' index to its highest level in nine years. Pending sales are 10.4 per cent highe

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New Zealand changes tax laws for property investors

New Zealand has changed its tax laws for property investors in an attempt to ensure a fairer market. The new bill, which will amend the Land Transfer Act and Tax Admnistration Act, will require buyers and sellers of property to provide IRD numbers at the time of the property transfer. The measure

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Bank of Spain: Housing market has bottomed

The Spanish housing market has bottomed out, the Bank of Spain has said. "The adjustment of the real estate sector is, in principle, complete," Director of Studies José Luis Malo de Molina has commented. The market's recovery, though, remains complex. The Official House Price Index (OHPI) publ

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Foreign buyers return to Frances prime market

Foreign buyers are returning to France's prime property market, according to agents. "Since the financial and economic crash of 2008, it has been widely reported that the luxury French property market has never quite recovered, with prices largely remaining lower than those of 2007," comments Sext

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Turkey leads European house price growth

Turkey is now the country with the fastest growing house prices in Europe. Turkish real estate has gone from strength to strength in recent years, as strong population growth, improving infrastructure and a relatively upbeat economy all fuel demand for property, both from domestic buyers and ove

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Foreign investment floods Australias hotel sector

Foreign investment is flooding into Australia's hotel sector, just as the country attempts to crack down overseas buyers. More than $2 billion was spent in hotel transactions during the 2014 financial year, according to Dransfield Hotels and Resort Group's 2015 report, while annual returns climbed

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US property sales at highest level in 9 years

US property sales have risen to their highest level in nine years. Pending transactions in April 2015 climbed for the fourth month in a row, according to the National Association of Realtors, with all four major regions recording an increase. The NAR's index of contract signings jumped 3.4 per cen

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