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  • BANK OF ENGLAND CLOSELY WATCHING BUY-TO-LET MORTGAGES

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    House price inflation is set to rise further, and the Bank of England (BoE) is continuing to monitor buy-to-let mortgages used by small landlords to buy property to rent out.

    25th September, 2015Continue reading
  • ORLANDO APARTMENTS FETCH BIG MONEY

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Three apartment complexes in Central Florida were recently sold for more than $130 million in total, the largest being the new CitiLakes Lux Apartments on Orlando’s International Driver corridor, fetching $63.4 million.

    25th September, 2015Continue reading
  • ORLANDO PROPERTY PRICES END SUMMER ON A HIGH NOTE

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    The summertime boom in the Orlando residential real estate market continued into August, with 22% more homes sold this year than in August 2014. On top of that the average home price went up 11% year-over-year, the biggest month-over-month increase this year.

    21st September, 2015Continue reading
  • US TOP INTERNATIONAL MARKET TO INVEST IN

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Its economic growth and market recovery potential make the US the top international location for residential real estate investability, according to the newly published World Residential Investability Ranking from international real estate advisor Savills.

    18th September, 2015Continue reading
  • HOUSE PRICE GROWTH IN UK DOWN SLIGHTLY

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Annual house price growth in the UK was down slightly to 5.2% in the year to July 2015, compared to 5.7% in the year to June. Excluding London and the South East, where homes tend to have higher prices, the average annual growth was 4.4%.

    16th September, 2015Continue reading
  • NEW HOME CONSTRUCTION DESPERATELY NEEDED IN US

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    The slow rate of new home construction in the US is contributing to persistent housing shortages and what the National Association of Realtors (NAR) call unhealthy price growth in many markets.

    14th September, 2015Continue reading
  • US MARKET LOOKING GOOD DESPITE GLOBAL TURMOIL

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    The recent turmoil in the stock market has led to an increased number of mortgage applications in the USA. This is according to data from the Mortgage Brokers Assocation’s (MBA) weekly mortgage applications survey which shows that mortgage applications for the week ending August 28, 2015 were up 11.3% from one week earlier.

    10th September, 2015Continue reading
  • Orlando Report - May 2015

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    In May, Orlando sales continued to heat up, with buyers once again taking advantage of low interest rates and the increased selection of homes available for sale.

    2nd September, 2015Continue reading
  • FLORIDA REAL ESTATE MARKET CONTINUES TO BOOM

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    More closed sales, higher median prices, more pending sales and a tighter inventory. That was the housing market in Florida, USA in July.

    1st September, 2015Continue reading
  • FLORIDA STILL KING OF CASH

    by: Prime Asset Investments

    Florida continues to be the state with the highest share of cash sales even though fewer buyers are paying all cash for real estate in the USA.

    28th August, 2015Continue reading