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Brexit Is Not Holding Back UK Student Property Growth, New Report Finds

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Student accommodation in the UK remains positive – and the future outlook reveals optimism in spite of Brexit concerns. Summary: The value of the UK PBSA sector continues to grow with an estimated value of £53 billion by 2019 2018 was a strong year for the UK’s PBSA sector, with the cumulative value of investment… Read more »

Why South African Investors Are Diversifying with UK Property

Why South African Investors Are Diversifying with UK Property Ahead of elections, and with the ongoing economic negativity, many investors in South Africa are taking action by moving their money abroad. Here's why property in the UK can help you to reduce your portfolio's risk and grow your wealth in the long-term. This election could prove critical for South Africa’s economic future. South African’s... Read more »

Here’s Why Gulf Investors Are Buying UK Property

Here's Why Gulf Investors Are Buying UK Property As the real estate market in the Middle East stabilises, Gulf investors are diversifying their property investment portfolios and flowing their money into the UK real estate market. GCC nations including Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have all invested in several UK real estate assets in the past few years due to their strong yield... Read more »

Pound falls to 20-month low – time for UK property investors to act?

Pound falls to 20-month low - time for UK property investors to act? Following the postponement of a crucial Brexit deal vote by the UK government, the pound has fallen close to its lowest value against the US dollar since April 2017 - and this creates a significant opportunity for international investors to buy UK real estate. What’s happened? On Monday 10th December, UK Prime Minister Theresa May... Read more »

Saudi Arabia seeks UK investment into aviation industry

Saudi Arabia seeks UK investment into aviation industry Roundtable held in London with the Saudi-British Business Council and General Authority of Civil Aviation, at a time when increased links between the two countries are also coinciding with spiking interest in UK real estate investment. Summary: Saudi Arabia is hoping that leading British companies in the field of civil aviation will soon increase investment... Read more »

Bitcoin ban: Saudi Arabia investors to turn to property investment?

Bitcoin ban: Saudi Arabia investors to turn to property investment? With the trading of cryptocurrency in the Kingdom now outlawed, will investors in the country begin to consider more traditional investments, such as overseas real estate, once again? Summary: Cryptocurrency trading in Saudi Arabia has been made illegal following an announcement from the country’s financial legislator The volatility of new digital currencies and the security... Read more »

Will Turkey uncertainty prompt Kuwait investors to consider UK property?

Will Turkey uncertainty prompt Kuwait investors to consider UK property? With the lira falling to record lows and ongoing political and economic uncertainty, could real estate in the stable UK market help to diversify investment portfolios?   Summary: Political and economic instability in Turkey has prompted heavy losses for Kuwait investors with assets in the country The Secretary General of the Kuwaiti Real Estate Owners... Read more »

Leading Bahrain communications operator invests in UK

Leading Bahrain communications operator invests in UK Growing demand from its customers has increased the need for VIVA Bahrain to expand its footprint into London, at a time when the two countries continue to build closer ties with each other.   One of Bahrain’s leading telecommunications providers has deployed new points-of-presence in the UK It follows increased demand from customers and businesses... Read more »