Macerich shares dip as Simon pulls bid

US shopping mall wars on hold as takeover battle ends

Aussie is on track to becoming the peso

Asia Pacific’s standout loser has dropped 12% in six months and could fall further

Spain’s ‘bad bank’ Sareb doubles losses

Sareb has whittled its portfolio down to just over €44bn

China property: sorry business

More time needed before turnround is clear, but not all sentimental stories have a happy ending

Bullring owner buys plot next to HS2 site

Shopping centre group takes over 6 acre Martineau Galleries land

CBRE buys JCI real estate arm for $1.5bn

Car industry supplier sells unit to focus on office equipment

Egypt expects building boom

Developers resolve legal disputes and form partnerships with government

Northerners lose out on mortgage options

Non-standard borrowers far more likely to be ‘prisoners’ of loan

China acts to stimulate housing market

Policy makers in U-turn to unlock investment demand

McCarthy & Stone profits rise

Specialist housebuilder caters to older homebuyers

BoE to stress test banks in global crisis

Scenario includes plunge in Chinese growth and eurozone recession

Manchester builds on UK property revival

Lenders fund office block that completes £1.6bn estate

London faces steep rise in business rates

Businesses outside the capital set to gain from revaluation

China’s developers face more price pain

Profits sacrificed as debt-laden sector cuts prices to spur sales

Charity calls for letting fees ban

Competition ‘has had no effect’ on charges

London property price rises slow down

Average Q1 growth in UK capital at 1% amid mansion tax fears

Whitehall U-turn on offices-to-homes

Proposal to convert offices to homes dropped after backlash

Bellway reports record interim profit

Housebuilder proposes 56% increase in interim dividend

Do not trust hawkers of unlisted Reits

Behind the promise of large returns lurk even larger fees

House prices fall in January

Official data confirm gradual cooling of market


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