GOLDEN EMPEROR LAUNCHES SALES GALLERY IN SHANGHAI FOR CHINESE INVESTORS


GOLDEN EMPEROR LAUNCHES SALES GALLERY IN SHANGHAI FOR CHINESE INVESTORS

Golden Emperor Properties Shanghai, fformed as a joint venture with Luen Thai Enterprises, the subsidiary of a publically-listed company, Luen Thai Holdings Ltd (311:HK) founded in Hong Kong, is a property agency that focuses on Southeast Asian properties, primarily premium developments in Thailand and Malaysia. The company is headquartered in Hong Kong with offices in key cities…

Average house prices soar in Greater Manchester


Average house prices soar in Greater Manchester

Research from Which? Mortgage Advisors has found that last year both Manchester and Salford saw the average house price rise significantly, but still remain well below the national average of £200,000. The analysis of Land Registry data reveals that Salford’s housing market saw a massive rise in prices with the average M5 house price increasing…

House prices near Crossrail shoot up more than half in seven years


House prices near Crossrail shoot up more than half in seven years

Above: Home owners living near the Elizabeth Line have cause to celebrate House prices along the Crossrail line have increased by 52pc since construction began in May 2009, outpacing the average house price growth in England during that time of 30pc. The sharpest increases in property prices have been in Ealing, west London, and in Forest Gate, east London,…

Private rented sector households to grow by 200,000 a year


Private rented sector households to grow by 200,000 a year

The private rented sector is set to continue to remain popular within the UK, with an estimated additional 200,000 households renting every year. Summary: The number of households who rent in the UK has increased by 135% since 1985 Over 70% of households aged between 16-24 now live within the PRS UK property investment has…

When is the best time of year to buy and sell a house in Manchester?


When is the best time of year to buy and sell a house in Manchester?

House hunters and home owners wait for warmer weather when deciding to make their move on the property market. Looking to buy or sell a house in this year? Well our exclusive analysis suggests that you might want to wait until summer for the market to really heat up. Analysis of more than half a…

Property market sees biggest monthly price growth since 2002


Property market sees biggest monthly price growth since 2002

The average property value in England and Wales increased by 2.5% in January, the biggest growth for 14 years. Summary: January saw the strongest monthly price growth in the property market since 2002 Prices in England and Wales increased by 7.1% in 2015, adding almost £5,000 in value to each property The number of properties…

25% of UK property is earning more than its owner


25% of UK property is earning more than its owner

A quarter of all property in the UK is experiencing price growth that is outpacing the average salary. Summary: 1 in 4 properties within the UK are increasing in value so rapidly it is ‘earning’ more than their owner According to Halifax, the average cost of property in the UK is now £212,430, a year-on-year…

Demand for UK property leaves 15 buyers chasing every property


Demand for UK property leaves 15 buyers chasing every property

Supply continues to fall behind demand, with a 0.5% drop in stock leaving 15 buyers after every property for sale. Summary: Supply of new property in the UK has declined by 0.5% since December last year There are now 15 buyers chasing every property on the market, an increase from 12 at the end of…

Huge increase in UK students since 2012


Huge increase in UK students since 2012

Enrolment figures at some universities have almost doubled in the last four years. Does this further underline the importance of investing in quality PBSA? Summary: Student numbers at some UK universities have almost doubled since the lifting of enrolment caps which began in 2012 Three out of the five biggest uplifts in British and EU…

Average property in the UK worth £1 million by 2032


Average property in the UK worth £1 million by 2032

Above:If the rate of price growth continues for the next two decades, average property in the UK could be worth more than £1 million by 2032. Summary: With demand continuing to outpace supply, average property in the UK could be worth £1 million by 2032 UK house prices hit a record high in January 2016,…