French say Airbnb is a property agent

French say Airbnb is a property agent. Online rental marketplace Airbnb rejected on Friday a contention by a leading French hoteliers’ association that it is a real estate agent and should be subjected to property rules in a case which could affect other online services. Since its launch in San Francisco in 2008, Airbnb, which …

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Dubai as a property investment

Dubai as a property investment. Expats should invest in property priced below Dh1.5 million, which is the most stable segment and offers best long-term returns, according to real estate market analysts. For a family that has money to invest, we would also advise to stick below Dh1.5 million price point, which represents the most stable …

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Buying property in Mauritius

Buying property in Mauritius. South Africans are increasingly dominating the property market in Mauritius with their buying power, contributing to growth in the construction and real estate sector. This is according to Diane Watkins, executive director of Barnes International Realty in Mauritius. Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a new real …

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Soweto Workshop South Africa Property Network

Soweto Workshop working with South Africa Property Network – SAPIN When: 4 October 2018Time: 18h00 registration for 18h30 start until 22h00Where: Soweto Theatre – Cnr Bolani Link and Bolani Rd, Jabulani, Soweto, 1868Topic: How technology will make it easier to transact Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a new real estate …

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India’s first Real Estate Investment Trust

India’s first Real Estate Investment Trust. India’s much-awaited maiden real estate investment trust (REIT) is set to debut almost four years after the rules were notified and efforts by the government over the past few years to put in place regulations on par with global standards. Whether you want to sell your residential property or …

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Look for the following in a home

Look for the following in a home. Stick to your budget Don’t overbuy for your budget. Make sure you know how much you’re comfortable paying in a mortgage amount and stick to that limit, even if you’ve been approved for more. You don’t want to be in a position where you feel house poor, or …

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Property Developers in Hong Kong

Property Developers in Hong Kong. Property developers are cutting prices in Hong Kong to lure buyers amid the increasing downside risks in the world’s least-affordable housing market. Vanke Property Overseas Ltd. released 231 units of its new project Le Point in Tuen Mun Friday, with prices as low as HK$9,878 ($1,265) per square foot, the …

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