Monthly Archives: September 2013

MGM to invest further in Alps construction


A well-known housing developer is poised to construct properties on an almost vertical rock face in the Alps, for the second time. Over six years ago, MGM built 139 two and three-bed leaseback apartments in 11 separate chalets in Le … Continue reading

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Buy-to-let mortgages in Europe saved


There has been good news for overseas property investors in Europe, with a move by the European Union to ban buy-to-let mortgages blocked. The Mortgage Directive is to create a single regulatory body to govern all mortgages within the European … Continue reading

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29% rise in overseas buyers in Spain during 2012


New figures indicate that property purchases in Spain from overseas buyers increased by almost a third between April and June. This rise was boosted by an increase in transactions in coastal locations. Rise and falls Overall, the Spanish property market … Continue reading

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France offers solid letting ‘seasons’


A new survey has indicated there is good news for property owners or would-be home-owners in France, especially with significantly low borrowing rates currently available. The investigation centered around how long owners are able to secure lettings for their foreign … Continue reading

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