21st May 2019
Today's mortgage market has more products than ever, and finding the right one requires extensive research. Here is what you need to be aware of if you are an expat looking to remortgage a UK property.
17th May 2019
The UK buy-to-let sector attracted 36% less new mortgages in 2017 than it did in 2015. Potential landlords have been put off the BTL sector in the UK because government tax raids have hit it.
28th March 2019
Off-plan investment is an exciting and flexible option for private investors. The UAE and the UK offer established sectors where private investors can gain excellent, long-term returns.
26th February 2019
With the UK on the brink of a no-deal Brexit, the UK housing market is holding its breath - or is it? House prices have been rising despite the Brexit effect.
8th January 2019
Buy-To-Let (BTL) in the UK has taken some hits in 2018. Despite these pressures, the number of new BTL mortgages is expected to start rising again in 2021.
9th October 2018
Are you considering investing in a second property? We’ve highlighted a couple of the most exciting places expats are flocking to for investment opportunities and gorgeous holiday getaways.
16th August 2018
It is easy to get a mortgage in the UK if you're an expat – provided you are prepared. We reveal just how simple, and stress-free, the process of arranging an expat mortgage can be.
19th June 2018
What’s happening in the UAE property market in 2018? The buzzword continues to be Affordability. ongoing population growth in Dubai and the coming Expo 2020 are key factors.
12th May 2018
Buy To Let (BTL) could be big in the UK in 2018. It’s no secret that Brits have always been fond of investing in bricks and mortar. Is BTL the future?
26th April 2018
Figures released by mortgage giant Halifax reveal that mortgages in the UK are now more affordable than at any time since the mid-1990s.
17th April 2018
New figures released in leading UK estate agent Savills’ annual report reveal that the value of the UK housing stock has reached an all-time high.
4th March 2018
Market analysts suggest that Dubai's property market is close to the bottom of its current cycle. Let's scrutinise the 2018 forecast according to economists.
26th February 2018
Economists at the BoE were unusually clear in their warnings of expected interest rate rises in 2018. How will rising rates affect mortgage payments? Read more in our article.
20th January 2018
Figures from UK estate agents Rightmove suggest that UK home-owners have seen the price of their property go up by almost 5% for the last seven years.
27th December 2017
British expats in the UAE will welcome the news from the prestigious Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) that UK house prices in 2018 are likely to flatline.
11th December 2017
Buying property anywhere is a huge step – so make sure you start by having a thorough look at the investment options available to you. Here are our top tips for UK property investment.
22nd November 2017
Possible investors in UK property are on high alert today after the UK Chancellor reduced stamp duty to 0% for first-time buyers of houses valued up to GBP 300,000.