Between January and October this year, the number of £10 million-plus Knight Frank transactions in London increased by a third compared to the same period last year and was 92% higher than in 2012.
Over the past decade, the population of Saudi Arabia has been rising rapidly.
Households perceive that the value of their home rose in November, according to the House Price Sentiment Index (HPSI) from Knight Frank and Markit Economics.
Affordable housing continues to be the most debated topic in the Indian real estate industry with the NDA government’s emphasis on providing ‘housing for all’.
After three rounds of policy interest rate reduction by a cumulative of 75 basis points (bps) and a permanent lowering of property acquisition tax from 2-4% to 1-3% (see Figure 2), house prices have finally turned the corner and begun edging upwards in September 2013.
The Chennai residential market is one of the steadiest in India.
The global spotlight will shine this weekend in Australia, as leaders from the world’s most influential economies gather for the G20 Leaders Summit in Brisbane, Queensland.
The average value of a home within a mile of one the top 50 best performing schools in England is 16.6% higher than average values in the surrounding Local Authority, according to research by Knight Frank.
I recently did a short piece for the FT looking at how the cost of London living is pushing the finances of many young people to the brink.