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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    British house prices still rising

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 05:16am by Bloomberg

    ... Robert Gardner, Nationwide's chief economist. "Price growth is being supported by the fact that the supply of housing remains constrained." Barratt Developments, the UK's ... Bloomberg UK prices still rising House prices in the United Kingdom rose last month as the property market continued to get a boost from low borrowing costs and easier access to mortgages. ...

  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain must build one million homes to meet shortfall, says new report

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Ebbsfleet As prices surge, fuelled by a lack of properties for sale, a new report suggests Britain needs to build one million homes to meet huge demand 'Desperate housing shortfall' fires fears There is little more than a gaping hole where Britain's first new town in more than 40 years is due to be built: it's a symbol of the huge housing shortage ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Bill before House of Lords threatens Prince Charles’ Duchy of Cornwall

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Special rights, including tax exemptions and immunity from planning, under threat in a radical bill to be put before the House of Lords Charles in battle to retain ... everything from squatting to planning. A radical bill is to be put before the House of Lords proposing to remove special treatment of the prince and the Duchy of Cornwall, his inherited £800 million ...

  4. Property - International - BRITAIN

    UK house builders set plans for expansion after government boost

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:34am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Companies react to the extension of the government's scheme to drive buyer demand UK house builders set plans for expansion Builders Barratt Developments and Crest Nicholson have set out plans to expand their businesses after the British government extended a housing scheme that has driven buyer demand. Finance minister George Osborne confirmed in his budget ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Londoners priced out of home market blast foreign buyers

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London As wealthy foreign buyers snap up supply and some developers favour luxury sales, locals say they are being forgotten Londoners priced out of market Cheryl Coyne ... to June last year, with 28 per cent living outside Britain, broker Knight Frank said in October. London house prices increased 18 per cent in the first quarter from a year earlier, the most since ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Geoff Cooper of Travis Perkins says UK won't develop housing bubble

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:06am by Reuters

    ... catch up with demand' in U.K. Britain's housing market will avoid a price bubble resulting from the government's latest "help to buy" scheme, because supply will catch ... cent, while total housing transactions will be about one million. "With that expansion of supply coming into the market, I think that's another important check on house prices running ...

  7. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Songbird Estates' results buoy London property market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... it was preparing tools to rein in potentially dangerous lending. House prices in England and Wales have risen by about 5 per cent over the past year and in London they are up 14 percent, according to Land Registry data. Some commentators argue that parts of London's housing market are already in a bubble. Songbird, also a part owner of the landmark "Walkie Talkie" skyscraper ...

  8. Property - International - BRITAIN

    House prices in England and Wales rise for first time in nine months

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Home values in England and Wales rise for first time in 9 months on surge in demand in south UK house prices rose for the first time in nine months in February as demand for homes ... registering with agents rose 14.3 per cent on the month, outpacing an 8.7 per cent increase in supply. From a year earlier, values were down 0.1 per cent. "The impetus for improved market ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    British PM David Cameron faces Euro poll backlash from expenses storm

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:52pm by GDN

    ... that the House of Commons standards committee had acquitted her of the main charges against her. She added in a brief interview: "It is not right that I am distracting from the incredible ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Geldof family 'beyond pain' after mystery death of Peaches, 25

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... who had also allegedly supplied drugs to singer Amy Winehouse. She was heard commenting: "I'm going to need Valium tomorrow after this." She was interviewed by police ...




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