This site uses web cookies · Read our Policy here
International: (+34) 952 198 657
Open navigation menu

IPIN Live - Archived News for September 2012

First name: 


Last name: 


Tel. Number: 

IPIN Disclaimer.

  We never share your data with any third parties.

*Note: IPIN investment opportunities are available subject
to location and certain knowledge / experience criteria.

US Housing Market Continues to Improve

US home prices rose 1.6% month on month in July according to the S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city composite index. But more importantly all 20 cities measured by the index recorded positively monthly changes for the 3rd straight month...

Friday 28 Sep 2012

European Banks to Sell 20 Billion Euros of Property Loans in 2012

European banks have successfully sold off over 7.5 billion Euros worth of loans so far this year according to CBRE. The global real estate advisor has tracked 14 transactions in the region...

Friday 28 Sep 2012

London Property Price Rises Slowing, But Market is Steady

The rate at which the value of residential real estate in London is increasing has slowed down, according to new research from Savills. The firm believes this is due to continued uncertainty over the eurozone crisis...

Friday 28 Sep 2012

Indirect UK Property Market ''Must Provide for Investors''

There is growing demand for new investment vehicles in the indirect property market in the UK. IPD has pointed out that this sector is "well suited" to the likes of retail investors and pension schemes, but...

Thursday 27 Sep 2012

Banks Shedding European Real Estate Assets

Banks in Europe have been continuing to dispose of property assets in 2012, with transactions worth a total of EUR 7.5 billion (GBP 5.9 billion) being completed so far this year...

Wednesday 26 Sep 2012

Multichannel ''The Way Forward'' for Retailers

Retailers that establish a multichannel business will be the ones to experience the greatest success in the coming years. This is the finding of a new report published by CBRE entitled The Role of Real Estate in the Multichannel World.

Tuesday 25 Sep 2012

UK Rents Hitting the High Notes Once Again

London might be seeing the biggest rental increases, but in terms of yields it is the opposite end of the country that is doing the business. In August average yields in the North West hit...

Monday 24 Sep 2012

Sentiment Towards Property Values Picks Up

There has been an increase in positivity towards property values recently, according to recent findings. The Knight Frank/Markit House Price Sentiment Index revealed that the outlook for house prices has improved...

Monday 24 Sep 2012

UK Construction Climbs Unexpectedly in July

UK construction has enjoyed a surprise return to growth in July, all the more surprising because of the fact that construction contracted at the fastest rate in over 2 years in June...

Friday 21 Sep 2012

Rural Properties Performing Better than Urban Real Estate

Rural property values have been performing well since the beginning of the financial crisis, and have fared better than their urban counterparts...

Friday 21 Sep 2012

Emaar Shows Faith in Dubai Recovery with Latest Mega-Complex

As a further testament to the recovery in Dubai, we are seeing more and more big developments being launched in the emirates once again. Emaar Properties (DFM: EMAAR) has just announced plans for a five-star-rated project...

Thursday 20 Sep 2012

Mortgage Market ''Is Improving For Homebuyers''

Homebuyers looking to get a step on the property ladder have been encouraged by mortgage brokers who have said it is getting easier to secure home loans...

Thursday 20 Sep 2012

New Guidance on Property Sales Released by OFT

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has released new guidance on property sales in the UK. The report is aimed at helping estate agents and investors in knowing how to advise customers on buying and selling real estate...

Wednesday 19 Sep 2012

UK Commercial Rents Still Falling Says IPD

Commercial property rents in the UK have now fallen for the entire second quarter according to the latest data from IPD. The firm's latest report says commercial property rents across all sectors...

Tuesday 18 Sep 2012

Residential Sales in Wales and England Rise in August

Residential sales in England and Wales increased in August, according to the latest LSL/Acadametrics index. Residential prices were up 2.6 per cent compared to last year...

Tuesday 18 Sep 2012

UK First Time Buyers to Be Middle Aged By Time They Can Buy

UK first time buyers continue to lose confidence that they will be able to raise a deposit, with most now believing they won't be able to do so until they are at least 35...

Monday 17 Sep 2012

Global Retail Investment Market Set for Growth

The volume of capital ploughed into the world's retail markets is expected to reach between USD 160 and 180 billion (GBP 98.8 and 111.1 billion) by 2020. This will represent a 30 to 50 per cent increase over the figures recorded in 2011..

Monday 17 Sep 2012

Investment in European Property Falls

Risk-averse investors are focusing their attention on core European property markets, with interest in secondary locations and assets declining. The ongoing eurozone crisis has resulted in many investors taking a "safety first" approach to real estate markets...

Friday 14 Sep 2012

UK Landlords Remain Confident in the Market

In the past six months, 44% of landlords have seen a rise in tenant demand, while just 1% have seen a decrease in demand. Investors expect this growth to continue...

Thursday 13 Sep 2012

UK Housing Market ''Steady in August''

There was no significant drop in activity in the UK's residential property market during August, despite the Olympic Games taking centre stage...

Thursday 13 Sep 2012

Domestic Demand ''Key'' for World Cities Performance

Real estate markets in the world's leading cities have been supported by domestic demand, with this proving to be a crucial factor in their continued strong performance...

Wednesday 12 Sep 2012

Irish Property Seemingly Stabilising as Prices Grow Again in July

Irish house prices rose again in July according to the latest data, marking the second monthly rise in 3 months, and reawakening hopes that the Irish property market may finally be finding a bottom...

Tuesday 11 Sep 2012

UK Commercial Property Returns ''Broadly Flat''

The level of return generated by commercial real estate investments in the UK remained flat in August, according to the latest research...

Tuesday 11 Sep 2012

Rich Overseas Students Fuel Prime London Rental Surge

The prime central London rental market is being boosted further by another new trend brought about by the increased taxes levied one prime property purchases...

Monday 10 Sep 2012

London's South Bank a ''Property Investment Hotspot''

New research has revealed that the real estate sector in London's South Bank district has outperformed the wider central London market since 2007...

Monday 10 Sep 2012

US House Prices Increasing at Pre-Bust Rate Says CoreLogic

US house prices, including distressed sales, increased by 3.8% in the year ending July 2012, the biggest increase in price since the dizzy heights of August 2006...

Friday 07 Sep 2012

''Opportunities Exist'' in the UK's Retail Market

Although the economic downturn has proved difficult for many retailers, the number of companies going into administration has created opportunities that stronger firms can take advantage of...

Friday 07 Sep 2012

UK Government Relaxes Planning Laws to Kick-Start Economy

The government is set to unveil its latest set of initiatives aimed at helping the country out of recession. Among the new announcements, the government hopes to relaunch its coalition with what will be a major relaxation of UK planning laws...

Thursday 06 Sep 2012

Commercial Real Estate Investment Falling Except Apartments Says RCA

The latest report from Real Capital Analytics has found that $157 billion was invested in global commercial real estate in the second quarter, a slight upturn on the first quarter according to the report. However...

Thursday 06 Sep 2012

Prime London Housebuilding Levels on the Rise

The number of residential housebuilding projects planned for London continues to rise. This is according to research by EC Harris Built Asset Consultancy...

Thursday 06 Sep 2012