KKR joins €500m bet on Irish housing revival

US private equity group teams up with government fund

1-5 Great Scotland Yard, London,

Indian tycoon buys Great Scotland Yard

Yusuffali Kader is latest investor to tap into booming London market

Social housing rent cuts to hit councils

£2.6bn revenue could have been used to build homes, research says

Dirty money pushes up London house prices

NCA says offshore corporations are being used to launder cash

Lenders sign up for first-time buyer Isa

Subsidy scheme for deposit savings attracts largest UK groups

The time to fret over buy-to-let?

The bubble may burst when interest rates rise

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Heathrow cuts costs by replacing bulbs

Smallest details being examined to lower overheads

Low-income families pushed out of London

Councils struggle with effects of benefits cuts and soaring prices

China property: home truths

High level data are improving but view on the ground is still shaky

Call for property ownership transparency

Track owners to fight money-laundering, urges Global Witness

QE inflating house bubble, warns study

Germany, Norway and the UK judged most at risk

Lenders return to property development

Main increase comes from institutional investors and debt funds

Inheritance tax blow to prime London property

Foreign owners of UK property stripped of last tax advantage

Planning law change ‘hits’ low-cost homes

Plans are being resubmitted to take advantage of new rules

Can I claim back IHT on property?

Will falling prices affect the tax owed?

Fed eye on hot US commercial property

Values rise 12 per cent over year to surpass boom-time peaks

Falling markets hit Blackstone profits

Investment group builds $82bn capital hoard amid turmoil

Tessa Jowell: next mayor of London?

The former Labour minister aims to apply the Olympics model to help tackle the capital’s housing crisis

‘Too big to fail’ banks still exist

Authorities still need taxpayer cash to wind down big institution

Dalian Wanda plans financial holding group

China conglomerate steps up efforts to diversify from real estate


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