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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France has imposed a 15-day quarantine
On the evening of Monday, March 16, French President Emmanuel macron made a televised address to the nation, in which he announced the introduction of a quarantine in the country…

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Spain has imposed a 15-day quarantine
The Spanish authorities followed the example of their Italian colleagues and introduced a nationwide quarantine. Spaniards should not leave their homes unless "absolutely necessary," the country's Prime Minister said in…

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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

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 house prices, adjusted for inflation, rose in 31 of the 51 global markets for which data is available.

However, the global economic and political uncertainty is not conducive to the continuation of the boom in the housing market. According to experts, North America is at the end of a long economic growth cycle. Continue reading

Spain has imposed a 15-day quarantine
The Spanish authorities followed the example of their Italian colleagues and introduced a nationwide quarantine. Spaniards should not leave their homes unless "absolutely necessary," the country's Prime Minister said in…

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Luxembourg became the first country in the world with free public transport
Buses, trams and trains in the country are now free, and you don't need to buy a ticket. Luxembourg became the first country in the world to make public transport…

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MIPIM international exhibition in Cannes postponed due to coronavirus
The organizers of the International commercial real estate exhibition decided to postpone the event to June. The international commercial real estate exhibition in Cannes, France, MIPIM has been postponed to…

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MIPIM international exhibition in Cannes postponed due to coronavirus
The organizers of the International commercial real estate exhibition decided to postpone the event to June. The international commercial real estate exhibition in Cannes, France, MIPIM has been postponed to…

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