New Zealand to ban foreigners from buying existing homes



New Zealand is set to introduce a ban on foreigners buying existing homes in the country, due to a housing affordability crisis that’s come about as a result of soaring real estate prices.

Propy brings Blockchain to Ukraine’s real estate sector as it opens up to foreigners



Decentralized title registry startup Propy has said it’s working with the government of Ukraine to allow online real estate purchases by foreign investors for the first time.

Foreign buyers spent $153 billion on U.S. real estate in 2016



Foreign investment in U.S. real estate has hit a new high, with the amount of cash being invested from overseas growing by 49 percent over the past year

Vladimir Putin Extends Manifest Destiny Across Russia



Vladimir Putin has declared an expansion of the Russia version of the American Homestead Act, the Far East land giveaway that made headlines last Summer.

With Healthy Growth, Ottawa Real Estate Market Potential Attracts New Developers



During the ongoing real estate boom that has marked Canada’s biggest cities, Ottawa continues to lag behind Toronto and Vancouver in pace of sales and prices. But there’s something to be said

Air India Announces Plans to Sell Property and Land



According to an article in business-standard.com, Air India is planning to sell land and property located across the country. Apparently, the plan is to sell airport locations and airline offices and other real estate assets in cities which are situated in prime locations but which aren’t considered to be caught assets.

Loonie for Canadian Real Estate Heres Why



Most of the U.S. residential real estate market has been and will continue to see low inventory, higher prices, and more competition among buyers going forward. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for a primary residence or an investment property, opportunities are rare and becoming rarer.

UK Proposal for Public Foreign Ownership Register



According to an article in natlawreview.com, the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has put forward a proposal for a public register showing beneficial ownership of foreign entities or companies that buy or who already own property in the UK.

UK Set to Strengthen Investment and Trade Links with Middle East



According to an article in World Property Journal.com, a delegation of UK developers and investors is due to visit the Middle East, attending events designed to reinforce trade links between the two regions. Last year investment from the Middle East into the UK reached AED 15.1 billion.

BrickVest Report Shows UK Commercial Real Estate Still Preferred



An article in property reporter.co.uk reveals that the latest report from BrickVest has shown commercial real estate in the UK is still sought after, in spite of a small fall in popularity since Brexit.

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