Property law: can I dig a basement?

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Rules on excavating the ground under your home; Ramblers’ legal victory

Philippine borrowers: highly leveraged

Lower-income households may be at risk of default despite efforts to dampen mortgage demand

Bovis basks in house sales record

Homebuilder hikes interim dividend amid rise in property prices

London’s luxury homes bubble loses air

First fall since crisis as stamp duty change ‘clobbers’ buyers

Dalian Wanda: fishing for funds

Chinese property company taps many sources for cash

Dalian Wanda plans $1.9bn share offer

Property developer to brave volatile China stock markets

Fosun bets on European property

Chinese group previously bought Club Med and Thomas Cook

Persimmon buoyed by rosy mortgage market

Housebuilder’s first-half revenues up 12%

Persimmon: land bank

Housebuilder’s shares are richly rated, but could remain so for some time

Whitehall eyes big housing benefit cuts

Key part of Osborne’s attempts to find £12bn in welfare savings

UK house price growth at 2-year low

Nationwide records monthly fall of 0.2% in June

Domus Italia axes IPO amid Greece turmoil

Company cites ‘extraordinary volatility’ for aborted listing

Housing lessons in tale of two cities

Homebuilding may plot relative growth of Oxford and Cambridge

£1m home sales reach ‘high-water mark’

Radical stamp duty reform has subsequently damped sales

Grainger changes chief as activist circles

Crystal Amber builds stake in UK residential landlord

Amicus Finance in talks on bank licence

Omni Partners offshoot plans property-based retail lender

Mortgage data show UK housing slowdown

BoE figures show approval levels down in May

China leads the way for shopping malls

Despite slowdown and property woes, market for malls still booms

Prime London property market slows

Post-election bounce fails to materialise

Highlanders pioneer Scottish land reform

‘Thriving’ peninsula already living with policy backed by SNP


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