Development land prices in England rose by 0.8% in the first three months of the year, to take the annual increase in values to 7.3%.
Prime country house prices increased by 1.9% in the first three months of 2014, the fifth straight quarter that prices have risen and the strongest quarterly growth in four years.
A lack of supply of prime properties in Scotland is boosting competition between buyers, and has contributed to a 1.1% rise in prime house prices during the first quarter of 2014.
In the residential sector during March, developers in Hong Kong continued to launch primary projects with various sweeteners, while in the re-sales market, sellers became less aggressive with asking prices and more flexible during negotiations.
The 2014 Policy Address, announced on 15 January, highlighted the government’s aims to increase residential and commercial property supply in China.
Chennai, the fourth largest city in India by area and the capital city of Tamil Nadu, witnessed a rather staid real estate market in 2013.
Last year, we reported that Spain’s prime residential markets were on a firmer footing with some of its more affluent second home hotspots reporting price growth for the first time since the onset of the global financial crisis.
Better broadband is top of the wish list for most rural farms, estates, businesses and homeowners, according to a recent blog by my colleague Andrew Shirley.
Nearly 15,000 properties have been bought using the Government’s Equity Loan since April last year, official figures out today show.