Property and Real Estate

The list below is a collection of articles that refer to, mention or discuss Property and Real Estate.

Expats Pay More Savings Tax In Cyprus Than In UK


British expats in Cyprus moved because of the sun, sea and…lower taxes; only to find they are sometimes paying more now than they would at home now bail-out austerity measures have begun to bite. Part of the deal with the Eurozone over bail out conditions was an increase in tax on interest earned from savings … Read more

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Dubai Expects A Three Year Property Bonanza


After a spectacular crash in property prices, the Dubai homes market is rebounding with rents and prices set to increase over the next three years, says a leading property developer. Delegates were told by Hussain Sajwani, the chairman of real estate developer Damac Group, that a number of conditions were in place to boost the … Read more

Youngsters Give Up Saving In Hope Of Cash Inheritance

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Many young Brits are not saving for their retirement because they believe they will inherit money from their parents- but many are in for a big disappointment, according to a new survey. Skipton Building Society found that 75% of people aged between 20 and 35 are hoping to get a nest egg when their parents … Read more

Luxury Home Prices In Europe And Japan Plummet

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The prices of luxury homes dropped in the first three months of 2013 despite the global economy picking up. On average, the cost of plush homes fell 0.4% worldwide – with European cities in the throes of economic turmoil performing worst with an average 2.3% decrease. European cities performed so badly that they sit in … Read more

Deep Discounts For Spanish Property Buyers

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Property investors are exploiting the dire state of Spain’s property market by demanding hefty discounts on asking prices. According to one Spanish property website,, the gap between what a vendor asks and the buying price is widening and has now reached an average of £36,000. People looking at selling property must also contend with … Read more