Mar 12 2008

Brazilian economy grows by 5.4%

The Brazilian government has revealed that the country’s economy expanded by 5.4 per cent last year. This was attributed to a number of different factors, such as increasing personal wealth among the country’s population and greater demand for property. Officials added that Brazil also saw higher levels of consumer spending and business development last year. […]

Mar 12 2008

Manchester property show attracts thousands

A recent property exhibition in Manchester has been deemed a “runaway success” after attracting more than 8,000 people. Brooklands Group said the good attendance at the A Place in the Sun Live event highlighted the continued demand for property abroad. This show for people looking for new homes, which was held in Manchester earlier this […]

Mar 12 2008

Credit crunch ‘not impacting on tourism’

The impact of the global credit crunch is not putting people off booking holidays abroad, new research has revealed. According to TNS Travel and Tourism, millions of leisure travellers from the UK are still preparing to make their annual trips abroad, reports Travel Weekly. This is despite people’s finances being constrained by the slowdown in […]

Mar 11 2008

UK Buyers Favour Established Markets

The latest report published by the Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) reflects that British buyers continue to purchase abroad, although their preferred locations contradict the negative media coverage on the more  established markets. AIPP’s annual research report is possibly the only independent, authoritative and definitive market report of its kind in the UK. In […]

Mar 11 2008

Investors seek returns in emerging markets

Emerging markets are now seen as more lucrative investments than more established locations, a new study has found. According to a report by the Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), cities such as London and Paris are becoming less popular with foreign property buyers. The British capital has fallen out of a list of the […]

Mar 11 2008

New flights draw visitors to Cape Verde

More and more people are choosing to visit Cape Verde due to the introduction of direct flights, an expert has said. Sarah Brown from NuBricks.com said the country is currently attracting a record number of foreign visitors as it is now more easily accessible. She stated that this has resulted in the creation of extra […]

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