The US Federal reserve lowered its base rate to almost zero
The us regulator is taking measures to protect the economy from the effects of coronavirus. The us Federal reserve, which serves as the country's Central Bank, cut its benchmark interest…

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Foreign investment in real estate in Greece has become a record
Sales of Greek real estate to foreigners soared by almost 30 % over the year and reached a record level in 2019 — 1.45 billion euros, writes Ekathimerini. According to…

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The US Federal reserve lowered its base rate to almost zero
The us regulator is taking measures to protect the economy from the effects of coronavirus. The us Federal reserve, which serves as the country's Central Bank, cut its benchmark interest…

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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

France closes schools and universities due to coronavirus
The coronavirus epidemic is just beginning, warns Emmanuel macron. On the evening of Thursday, March 12, French President Emmanuel macron announced in a televised address to the nation that all…

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The number of countries transmitting information about tax residents to Russia has increased
The organization for economic cooperation and development (OECD) continues to fight tax evasion and illegal profit-withdrawal schemes. One of the methods is the automatic exchange of information about foreign accounts,…

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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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Waiting for a recession: as the Russian ultrahindi saving money in real estate
The coronavirus pandemic, panic on world markets, quarantine, falling oil prices and the falling ruble have affected the real estate market. The first to suffer were the hotel segment and…

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