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  1. Property - International - FRANCE

    Hollande's taxes threaten to end Paris home price boom

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Home prices in Paris, up 37 per cent since 2009, are set to end their upward streak as President Francois Hollande cuts property subsidies and raises taxes. Government support ... of gross domestic product. Hollande is withdrawing some of that help as Europe's second-largest economy is on the brink of a third recession in four years, hurting property investors ...

  2. Property - International

    Riviera a perennial draw for overseas buyers

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 02:10pm by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren How about this for an apparent contradiction. France's wealthy elite are threatening to leave their homeland, because President Francois Hollande wants to tax them more ... Hollande's tax rises planned for 2013 include a 75 per cent rate of tax on incomes in excess of €1 million (HK$9.96 million), and a one-off wealth tax of up to 1.8 per cent on home-owners whose ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - Tax

    Taxation measures influence market

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Paris, London, New York and Toronto. The property consultancy is the real estate arm of Christie's, the auction house. Examples cited in the report included François Hollande riding ...

  4. Property - International - FRANCE

    Red-tape pledge fails to boost home starts

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:13am by Reuters

    ... second-biggest economy as it struggles to stage a convincing recovery. President Francois Hollande pledged more than a year ago to slash red tape holding back construction, hoping to bring within reach ... or inadequately housed. Falling household investment is really starting to weigh on growth Francois Payelle, Developers Group According to statistics agency INSEE, household investment- primarily in real ...

  5. Property - International - FRANCE

    France government seek new measures to revive slump

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:50am by Reuters

    ... was forced to drop a campaign pledge it would build 500,000 homes a year, adding to a litany of broken promises that has made Francois Hollande the least popular president in modern French history. ...

  6. Property - International

    Tax panic hits French property market

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... it is not yet on the scale of the exodus of rich French after the election of Socialist president Francois Mitterrand in 1981, real-estate agents said, the tax plans of new Socialist President Francois Hollande are having a noticeable effect. While the Socialists' plan to raise the tax rate to 75 per cent on income above €1 million per year has generated the most headlines, a sharp increase ...

  7. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Rebound in US home purchases a healthy sign

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... reported in the third quarter, signalling a recovery that may be too weak to help President Francois Hollande's government reduce unemployment that was at a 15-year high. Gross domestic ...

  8. Property - International - FRANCE

    Foreigners find luxury bargains in Paris as wealthy French flee taxes

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... including actor Gerard Depardieu, sought to offload properties as they left the country, fleeing Socialist President Francois Hollande's efforts to add to already high taxes. "We really ... per cent below the average of the past 10 years, such transactions rose 5 per cent in the second quarter from a year earlier. Hollande unveiled €30 billion of new taxes for 2013 on companies ...



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