Chinese investors in Manchester property power up
Chinese enquiries into the city’s properties have jumped by more than 50 per cent as enthusiasm continues to grow, the Telegraph newspaper reported. It quoted, an online property portal for Chinese buyers looking to invest abroad, as saying the number of Chinese enquiries in November 2016 in Manchester... Read more
Prefabs tackle UK housing crisis, US labour shortage
The United Kingdom government is luring innovative entrants to the housing market to help it deliver its goal of one million homes by 2020. According to World Architecture News, China National Building Materials Company (CNBM) has revealed plans to build six prefabricated home factories in UK to produce 25,000... Read more
Thais on the hunt for London bargains 
Thai investors have long considered London a choice destination for an overseas property purchase, but the decline of the British pound in the aftermath of Brexit has bolstered buying interest among those looking to take advantage of this rare opportunity. The pound has depreciated by about 12 per cent against the Thai baht since June. Buying interest... Read more
Brexit: ramifications should not be understated
BY Chris Prasad In the week following the United Kingdom’s historic decision to exit the European Union, economists the world over have rushed in to calm the situation. Indeed, there is much calming to be done, as “Brexit” (as it is popularly referred to) represents a major shift in... Read more
Brexit – boon or bane for  Malaysian investors?
  In the lead up to the impending European Referendum, economists are predicting that real estate investments in London will be affected if Britain leaves the European Union (Brexit), particularly Malaysian investors, being the third largest Asian investment block in the British property market in 2014-2015. This is further... Read more