Home purchasing

Buyers are subject to a higher stamp duty for the purchase of non-green homes

Buyers of properties with the worst energy efficiency ratings, such as older and larger homes, would incur a surcharge of almost three percentage points – the same amount that is added for the purchase of additional homes. A large detached house built in the 1900s with an EPC rating of D that sold for £ […]

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Rumors are circulating that Nancy Pelosi has bought a Florida mansion for $ 25 million | New

TThe internet is teeming with rumors that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is buying a $ 25 million mansion on Florida’s Atlantic coast, just 25 miles from former President Donald Trump’s home in Mar-a -The girlfriend. Pelosi, one of the richest members of Congress, is said to already own nine properties with a combined total value […]

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COVID-19 has helped London residents buy decisions to move away from the capital

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all aspects of people’s lives. In the workplace, at school and at home, everyday life has undergone significant changes since its inception. One of the biggest changes is how it impacted our lifestyle and made us think about the future. For example, due to the pandemic, people could have lost […]

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Big discounts for Home Credit customers with SM Appliance Center 30th anniversary sale

Get your shopping carts and lists ready as SM Appliance Center, on its 30th anniversary, partners with the nation’s leading in-store finance provider and digital service provider Home Credit to deliver the biggest sale and most important to its buyers. Upgrade to your dream home with discounts of up to 40% on essential electronics and […]

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U.S. home sales edged up in October, as prices continue to rise

Existing home sales, which include single-family homes, townhouses, condominiums and co-ops, were up 0.8% month over month. After slowing down during the summer, sales revived in September, which saw a monthly increase of 7%. Year over year, home sales were down 5.8% from October 2020, marking the cyclical peak of the pandemic spike in home […]

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LIVE MARKETS Sales of existing homes: everything old becomes new again

Three major US stock indexes green, but the Nasdaq is far from the peaks Energy leads the gains among S&P sectors; lone loser comm svcs Euro STOXX 600 index up 0.2% Dollar, rise in crude; gold bitcoin down The 10-year US Treasury yield is ~ 1.60% November 22 – Welcome home for real-time market coverage […]

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Housing market potential grows modestly, according to first US model of potential home sales

—Strong demographic demand will continue to act like the wind in the sails of the real estate market, according to chief economist Mark Fleming— SANTA ANA, California, November 22, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) –First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk management solutions for real estate transactions, […]

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Colorado residents bought their mobile home parks to keep them affordable. But the resident-owned model has challenges and limitations

Historically, mobile home or manufactured home communities have been an important source of low to middle income housing in the West. But nowadays, residents of these communities are often subjected to rent increases and buyouts without much protection. And in some cases, that means park residents are displaced. Lisa Bloomquist is the Executive Director of […]

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Irish startup aiming to simplify the home buying process

Few will argue that buying a home is stressful. For those considering that big leap in tenant-to-owner life, buying your own brick and mortar pile can be one of the most difficult tasks of adult life. Not only is this probably the biggest purchase in life, the logistics of buying a home can be a […]

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When it comes to buying property as a group, the people of British Columbia are fearless

British Columbia has a particularly high prevalence of buyers buying properties in groups of three or more, according to a recently released data pack from the Housing Statistics Program in Canada, which is part of Statistics Canada. Newcomers to Canada are particularly active in purchasing high-end real estate as a group. “We were very interested […]