Month: October 2013

What to look for from a good BTL investment

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Investing in property is a popular move for many people with spare cash who want to make a good return on their money, as it is regarded as one of the safest and reliable assets. However, it can be challenging getting into the market if you’re new to it all. This guide on buy-to-let (BTL)… Read more »

Dubai named the best city in world to invest in

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The best city to invest in the world has been named as Dubai. Summary: Dubai is the best city to invest in Abu Dhabi took second position in the survey This is based on investors’ trust, admiration and emotional link with the destination Property investors have been advised that Dubai is the best city in… Read more »

2014 set to be strong year for Dubai’s property market

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Dubai will see continued improvement in its property market during 2014, according to Fitch Ratings. The UAE’s property market will improve in 2014 from renewed interest from investors Unrest in the wider Middle East region will also focus attention on Dubai investments Property prices rose 30% in Dubai during 2013 so far Dubai’s property market… Read more »

Land Registry: August property prices continue to climb

The cost of a property investment in the UK has risen between July and August, according to recent figures from the Land Registry. It reported a 0.1% increase during the month, representing an annual growth of 1.3% from August 2012. In July, house prices rose by 1% from June; however, its annual increase was lower… Read more »

UK’s best locations for student property investments

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The great thing about the UK for student property investors is that it is home to a large number of popular university towns, which means there are a lot of locations to choose from for lucrative real estate investments.

Manchester one of the best locations for student property investors

Manchester is among the top ten locations in the UK for student property investments, according to recent research from Zoopla. The findings showed the best university cities in the country to buy a student property in accordance to the average yields produced in that area for this type of accommodation in the 12 months leading… Read more »