Named countries with the fastest growth in real estate prices
Last year was a good year for the world's main housing markets. However, global uncertainty does not contribute to the continued boom in property prices, writes Global Property Guide. Real…

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Greece has become the world's strongest market for rising house prices
After nine years of falling house prices, the Greek market is growing strongly again thanks to measures to support it and improve economic conditions. The Greek property market was the…

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Named the best universities in the world
The global analytical Agency QS has published an annual ranking of the best universities in the world. The rankings are based on the analysis of six indicators: academic reputation of…

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UK increases stamp duty for foreign property buyers

The stamp duty surcharge will begin to be collected from April 2021. This decision may lead to a temporary surge in the activity of foreign investors in the country’s market, writes Mansion Global.

The Chancellor of the exchequer of the United Kingdom, Rishi Sunak, announced that from April 2021, an additional stamp duty of 2% will be introduced for foreign buyers of real estate.

Despite the fact that the amount of the fee was less than expected, the new tax may be an unfortunate step for the local real estate market, which has just begun to recover. Continue reading

The UN has published a rating of the world's happiest countries
Russia lost to Tajikistan and Moldova in the world ranking of happy countries. The UN presented the annual global ranking of happy countries World Happiness Report. It assesses the level…

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International companies invest in Greece
More and more companies with an international name and reputation are investing in Greece, writes Ekathimerini. The government of the country seeks to simplify the conduct of business and facilitate…

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Montenegro approved the first applications for citizenship by investment
According to the press service of Henley & Partners, the first application was considered only three months. The government of Montenegro approved the applications of three investors for citizenship. The…

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Named Spanish regions with the highest salaries
The average salary in the country is 1,695 euros per month before taxes, according to Idealista. Madrid and the Basque Country are the regions of Spain with the highest salaries,…

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