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British Top Hordes Of Expats Buying Spanish Homes

British expats are heading a charge to buy homes in Spain, according to the latest official figures. Statistics issued by The College of Property Registrars...

Brit Buy To Let Love Affair Still Blooming

The love affair between retirement savers and buy to let property investment is still in full bloom despite looming tax changes. Buying homes to rent...

US House Prices Set To Rise For 48 Months In A...

American homeowners celebrated 47 months in a row of house price increases, according to a new study. The figures for January 2016, released by market...

Spanish Property Prices Bouncing Back

House prices in Spain are starting to rise again, according to new reports. Two property portals have produced statistics showing the market is improving –...

Buy To Let Moguls Sell-Up For £250 Million

The husband and wife team who built one of Britain’s biggest buy to let empires have just sold up for £250 million. Fergus and Judith...

US House Prices Up For 46 Months In A Row

US house prices were pegged at a 6.3% year-on-year rise for the second month running in December, according to a new survey. The month on...

New UK Tax Rules Could Hit Buying Overseas Homes

Property investors are likely to be hammered by the new stamp duty rules rushed in by Chancellor George Osborne. Osborne announced the 3% surcharge on...

World’s Wealthy Still Flocking To London

If you want to rub shoulders with the rich, you need to move to London, which is home to the most ultra-wealthy individuals in...

Saving Property Tax with Wear and Tear Allowances

Thousands of landlords are still working on this year’s tax returns – but the year ahead is one of big tax changes and complicated...

New Property Tax For New Zealand Expats

Overseas home owners and investors are likely to face new property taxes if a new bill is approved by the New Zealand parliament. Residential Land...

Australia House Price Boom Stalls

The house price boom in Australia has taken a jolt as prices stood still or even dropped in some major cities. Property prices across the...

Robot Workers Undermine Retirement Finances

Shifting technology that relies more on robots than human workers could undermine your retirement finances, according to new research. A study by academics at Oxford...

US House Prices Post Another Increase

House prices in the US increased by 6.3% year-on-year until the end of November, according to a new survey. The figures are for single family...

New Zealand Tightens Tax Rules For Expats

Expats owning property and having family ties in New Zealand face a strict residency test following a tax ruling. An appeal court decision looked at...

Australia Bans Expats From Buying Homes And Land

New rules banning expats who illegally own property in Australia have come into force. Starting from December 1, 2015, expats face a much tougher penalty...

Expats Escape Scottish Income Tax Increase

Taxpayers caught in the Scottish Rate of Income Tax face no increase in the amount they pay for the year starting April 6, 2016. The...

Expat Landlords To Struggle With Right To Rent Law

Expat landlords letting out homes in England will have to carry out right to rent checks on new tenants from February 1, 2016. All landlords...

Stamp Duty Stealth Tax On The Way For Investors

Chancellor George Osborne is landlord bashing again with another new stealth tax aimed at cooling the buy to let market. In his Summer Budget 2015,...

Working Out CGT On Selling A UK Home For Expats

The tax man has released details to help expats calculate any capital gains tax due if they sell a residential property in the UK. Since...

US House Prices Heading Towards New Peak

US house prices are on track to shatter the pre-credit crunch glass ceiling over the coming months, according to a new survey. Most states have...