26th April 2018
Figures released by mortgage giant Halifax reveal that mortgages in the UK are now more affordable than at any time since the mid-1990s.
17th April 2018
New figures released in leading UK estate agent Savills’ annual report reveal that the value of the UK housing stock has reached an all-time high.
4th March 2018
Market analysts suggest that Dubai's property market is close to the bottom of its current cycle. Let's scrutinise the 2018 forecast according to economists.
26th February 2018
Economists at the BoE were unusually clear in their warnings of expected interest rate rises in 2018. How will rising rates affect mortgage payments? Read more in our article.
20th January 2018
Figures from UK estate agents Rightmove suggest that UK home-owners have seen the price of their property go up by almost 5% for the last seven years.
27th December 2017
British expats in the UAE will welcome the news from the prestigious Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) that UK house prices in 2018 are likely to flatline.
11th December 2017
Buying property anywhere is a huge step – so make sure you start by having a thorough look at the investment options available to you. Here are our top tips for UK property investment.
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.