House prices: the global story

House prices might be rising in the UK, but that is not what’s happening across most of Europe.

According to new data from the EU Commission, house prices across the Eurozone fell 2.2 per cent year on year in the first quarter of this year. Across the EU they...Read More

US mortgage delinquencies fall to five year low

According to Lender Processing Services, the numbers of US loans that are not up to date in their payments have fallen to fewer than five million for the first time since 2008. To put that in context, in January 2010 there were over seven million loans that were behind.
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Posted May 07, 2013

Is now a good time to move into France?

Competition between French banks for domestic buyers has created the best opportunity for UK and international investors to borrow money in France since the end of WWII, or so says Athena Advisors.

Apparently non-residents can access these all-time historic low rates with a 20 year fixed rate mortgage now...Read More

Posted Apr 22, 2013

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