Month: May 2018

New report reveals investment trends in the GCC

New report reveals investment trends in the GCC Select Property Group's 2018 GCC Investor Survey explores current attitudes towards investment and overseas property across the region Increased appetite for overseas property investment, with 60% stating they’re considering purchasing international property in the future 71% of investors look to make investments biannually UAE-based investors buy new assets more regularly, with 32% looking to make a new investment... Read more »

Select Property Group’s inaugural Investor Report reveals current GCC investment trends and attitudes

Increased appetite for overseas property investment, with 60 percent stating they’re considering purchasing international property in the future 71 percent of investors look to make investments biannually UAE-based investors buy new assets more regularly, with 32 percent looking to make a new investment every quarter New research commissioned by leading British property developer, retailer and… Read more »

Manchester property prices rising faster than UK averages

Manchester property prices rising faster than UK averages

With a growing economy, the city is set to continue outperforming national performance forecasts over the next decade. Summary: Real estate growth in Manchester consistently outstrips average forecasts for the UK property market Property prices in the city grew by 34% in the three years to July 2017, against the national average of 30% Manchester’s… Read more »

Six million UK rental properties demanded by 2025

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GBP 21 billion worth of purpose-built rental property was bought in 2017 alone, as a rising number of Britons are moving into the country’s rental market   Summary: The scale of demand in the UK’s rental sector has been revealed, with six million people expected to be wanting to live in rental accommodation by 2025… Read more »

Close to 100,000 purpose-built UK rental properties in pipeline

Close to 100,000 purpose-built UK rental properties in pipeline

The build-to-rent sector is ‘evolving quickly’, as the north-west of England ‘dominates the regional picture’ for construction activity. Summary: Huge investment is being made into the UK’s purpose-built rental sector Almost 100,000 build-to-rent properties are in the pipeline for construction More properties are in development outside of London, with the north-west of England recording the… Read more »