22nd November 2017
Possible investors in UK property are on high alert today after the UK Chancellor reduced stamp duty to 0% for first-time buyers of houses valued up to GBP 300,000.
19th November 2017
Three weeks after the Bank of England (BoE) raised its interest rates by 0.25% – for the first time in more than 10 years – the UK property market still has excellent reasons to be cheerful.
2nd November 2017
Property prices and rents continue to fall in Dubai and Abu Dhabi as we move into November 2017 – including a 12-month slide of more than 7% for some Dubai rentals.
Buy-to-let mortgages for the UK are easy enough to arrange from the UAE.
9th October 2017
Investment in UK real estate reached £25.9 billion in the first half of this year compared to the same period in 2016.
2nd October 2017
Talk of a raise in interest rates by the Bank of England should spur UK expats as well as domiciled UK clients to look into their mortgage options.
14th September 2017
Australians living in the UAE, UK or elsewhere may need to be on their toes following recent budget details that could see them taxed as foreigners when selling their residences back home.
12th September 2017
Equity release loans can fund a change in lifestyle or gift a family member in the short term, but borrowers need to be wary of the potential financial impact on their retirement plans.
27th August 2017
Buy-to-let in the UK remains a viable investment for expats in the UAE because UK rents will continue to rise. We take a look at the buy-to-let sector the investment benefits.
23rd August 2017
Supply in the Dubai property market has been ahead of demand - but fears in the business capital of the UAE of an oversupply are unfounded going into 2018, according to the latest research.
2nd August 2017
Are you looking at getting a mortgage in the UK or the UAE? If so, we have you covered. Here, Holborn Assets reviews the key strategies to make an interest-only mortgage work for you.
1st March 2017
It is not surprising that consensus is difficult to find on the fortunes of the UAE property sector: the umbrella sector contains numerous categories.
27th February 2017
So maybe this year is THE year to stick your toe in the UK housing market? Here are some top tips to make the best of your big UK property transaction.
7th October 2016
There was bad news for Buy-To-Let (BTL) Mortgages yesterday (October 6th), with defeat in the legal battle against the onset of harsher tax legislation.
12th September 2016
The major impact of the BREXIT vote on the UK Mortgage market appears to be a short-term slowdown on prices and activity, based purely on uncertainty.
6th June 2016
There has been a lot of talk about a Chinese real-estate bubble in the media. We take a look at the current state of the Chinese real estate market. Could it be the next big short?
24th May 2016
BREXIT, BTLs and FTBs – the 2016 UK mortgage market is full of drama and jargon this year, that’s for certain. Here, Holborn Assets reviews the 2016 UK Mortgage Market.