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London Mansion Targets Wealthy Renters Avoiding Stamp Duty

London Mansion Targets Wealthy Renters Avoiding Stamp Duty

A home close to London’s Regent’s Park is targeting wealthy foreign renters and touting itself as the area’s first purpose-made build-to-rent mansion, according to a representative for Rokstone, who is handling the listing. 50 Cumberland Terrace, which Rokstone estimates is worth £16.5 million (US$21.76 million),is asking a sizable £43,335 (US$57,160) per month or £520,000 (US$685,890) per […]

London luxury property still glitzy for Middle East investors

London luxury property still glitzy for Middle East investors

Real estate, pound take hit amid Brexit concerns DUBAI (CNNMoney) – The weak pound and falling prices are encouraging Middle East investors to continue to pour millions into London luxury real estate despite concerns about Brexit. “They love London,” said Niccolo Barattieri di San Pietro, CEO of luxury property developer Northacre, which is owned by the […]

Stamp duty contribution in prime central London plummets

Stamp duty contribution in prime central London plummets

London Central Portfolio has carried out a detailed analysis of HMRC’s Annual Stamp Duty Statistics 2016-17, published on 30th September 2017 Residential Stamp Duty receipts increased 17 per cent to £8,590m in England and Wales due to the introduction of the 3 per cent Additional Rate Stamp Duty (ARSD), charged on purchases of second properties […]

London property market ‘won’t bounce back until 2021’

London property market ‘won’t bounce back until 2021’

London’s property market will not shake off its slump until 2021, when it will return to being the fastest growing part of the UK, economists have predicted. Average prices in the capital have fallen for the first time since the financial crisis this year, amid fears that the housing market could stagnate when the UK leaves the European Union in […]

Stamp duty receipts have soared since reforms which have helped to paralyse the property market

Stamp duty receipts have soared since reforms which have helped to paralyse the property market

Stamp duty receipts have soared by a third in the three years since the system was changed, while paralysing the top end of the housing market by leading to fewer transactions. New figures from HMRC revealed that receipts have increased by 33pc since then Chancellor George Osborne hiked stamp duty for homes worth more than £925,000 in December 2014. This […]

China will step up supervision of overseas investment risks – insurance regulator

China will step up supervision of overseas investment risks – insurance regulator

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will strengthen its supervision of overseas investment risks and capital flows from insurance funds, the insurance regulator said on Monday, adding that it will urge companies to improve their risk monitoring systems. China has cracked down this year on “irrational” overseas investment which it suspected was one way of disguising capital […]

Revealed: This is where UAE investors are buying property

Revealed: This is where UAE investors are buying property

Although property in London remains a firm favourite with UAE-based investors, the latest Global Real Estate Outlook, by IP Global, an end-to-end property investment company, has shown that investors are now exploring the UK’s regional cities of Manchester, Birmingham and Liverpool due to their high rental yields and capital growth. The UK’s regional cities are making […]