Archive for November, 2008

UK homes for sale prices stabilising?

The pace of UK house price falls has slowed over the last month, latest figures from building society Nationwide show. Prices fell by just 0.4 per cent in November, the figures reveal, compared to a drop of 1.3 per cent in October.

Firms note shift in Indian real estate market

photo credit: woodleywonderworks Indian investment property firms have begun turning their marketing strategies towards affordable homes hunters, a leading firm has suggested.

Rentals grow in New York real estate market

New York Habitat, a supplier of furnished apartments in the US city, released a run down on the state of the market for the first half of 2008. According to the statistics, furnished rental rates are still strong, with demand particularly good for vacation property.

Notice rule for cancelled Dubai investment property

Dubai’s land laws appear to be tightening in response to calls for more legislation to control developers of investment property. The Land Department and the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) are now issuing public notices when builders apply for the cancellation of real estate projects.