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  1. UK land pacts stir controversy

    Posted Jun 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren in London In Britain, restrictive covenants are a form of privately arranged planning control. When landowners sell property to buyers they may include a clause in the sales ... property or spoil any of its amenities. Typically, they are concerned about views from their property being spoiled by the erection of new buildings on the land. Sometimes these covenants may ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/505408/uk-land-pacts-stir-controversy
  2. Bargain hunters face hurdles in US

    Posted Jan 14th 2009, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren The United States may be awash with property bargains, but getting a mortgage to buy a home, or even the visa to go over and hunt for bargains, is less easy than it was a few years back. 'There's no question that the country is in the middle of a lending crisis,' said Luigi Rosabianca, a principal lawyer and founder of leading New York property ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/666876/bargain-hunters-face-hurdles-us
  3. State meddling blamed for global housing shortage

    Posted Jul 16th 2003, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Professor Ball called for four main changes: property laws should be reformed to give people clear property rights and the means to enforce them; ways should be developed to provide mortgage finance; exorbitant transaction costs should be reduced; better building regulations and planning frameworks should be put in place. However, Gareth Williams, chief executive of property ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/421769/state-meddling-blamed-global-housing-shortage
  4. Big Apple marketplace loses its shine

    Posted Jan 14th 2009, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... founder of property law firm Rosabianca & Associates, said: 'While the financial bailouts are great, Mr Obama's potential increases in the capital gains and state taxes could have ... Despite a slump in prices, some commentators believe New York's resilience makes it a good place for investors. Reports by Richard Warren New York resisted the three-year property ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/666880/big-apple-marketplace-loses-its-shine
  5. HK Chinese get raw end of deal

    Posted Apr 08th 2009, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... for Euro10,000 a week in summer, or Euro12,000-15,000 a month as a long-term rental, he said. According to The Global Property Guide, Spain's rental market laws are strongly pro-tenant. During ... Richard Warren Spain is one country with two systems as far as overseas property investors are concerned. European Union nationals living in Hong Kong pay less tax than Hong Kong Chinese ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/676113/hk-chinese-get-raw-end-deal
  6. UK homes plan no cure for rising prices, critics say

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... British lenders believe moves to build more houses will not quell undersupply British government plans to build 300,000 homes in southeast England will not stop property prices rising ... to be addressed.' Property developers say the gap between supply and demand is widening. House Builders Federation spokesman Pierre Williams said: 'Two years after the federation highlighted that house ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/425985/uk-homes-plan-no-cure-rising-prices-critics-say
  7. Flaws seen in UK's first-time buyer scheme

    Posted Jun 15th 2005, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... buyers will be ineffective and fuel house price inflation, property experts warn. Investors are advised to buy now before prices rise. The government wants to create 1 million more homeowners ... to 'key workers' such as nurses and teachers, public housing tenants, those waiting for public housing and first-time buyers. Property research company Hometrack was scathing about Open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/504450/flaws-seen-uks-first-time-buyer-scheme

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