Dubai developers take steps to curb selling on the secondary property market

According to Property Wire, developers in Dubai are taking a warning about rampant speculative activity across the Emirates’ property market so seriously that there are moves to discourage and even prevent selling on the secondary market. Several analysts have warned that high speed speculation in the market will ultimately lead to boom and bust as […]

Hot Spot: Cape Verde

The emerging property hot spot Cape Verde sees the first true 6 star development on Boa Vista Island the furthest east of the Cape Verde archipelago. Cape Verde which is located, off the horn of Africa, are the closest tropical islands to the UK and are becoming a popular destination for holiday travelers and international […]

Buyers of Property for Sale in Dubai are 'Eligible for Visas'

According to Real Estate TV, people who buy freehold property for sale are automatically eligible for a residence visa, according to a top immigration official. Omar Mattar Bin Mizaina, head of employment permits at the DubaiNaturalisation and Residency Department, spoke out in order to end confusion among buyers about the issue, reports the Gulf Times. […]

Hot Spot: Sardinia

With its ruggedly beautiful coastline of craggy inlets and emerald bays, the Mediterranean island of Sardinia is often compared with Majorca 30 years ago. Still relatively unknown to many non-Italians, its inaccessibility has held back the onset of package tourism and vast swathes of coast remain remarkably untouched by concrete. According to the Telegraph, the […]

Barbados property investment defying credit crunch

According to a report issued by Principal International, an independent company and one of the UKs leading Investment Property Overseas advisors, the much talked about credit crunch continuing to dominate the news is leaving investors to wonder if buying property overseas is still the best option. There is no doubt that the days of 90 […]

International Interest in Commercial Investments in London

According to Reuters, investors should take advantage of the downturn in British commercial property prices to snap up bargains, research published by Bahrain-based Islamic investment bank Gulf Finance House supports this. The UK has been a popular destination for Gulf investment funds but a property boom in recent years may have deterred some investors, GFH […]