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Bank of Punjab: housing sector in Pakistan

Housing industry in Pakistan Pakistan, the 5th most populous country in the world, thrives with a young population at a population growth of 2.4%. According to various statistics available on the web, the housing and construction industry in Pakistan accounts for 2.5% of the GDP and employs around 8% of the country’s approximately 60 million […]

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RTL Today – Report on land use planning and housing: Luxembourg has land reserves to build for 300,000 people

A joint report from the Ministry of Housing and the Ministry of Regional Planning was presented to the public on Monday afternoon. Luxembourg currently has 5,000 hectares of land reserves to build, of which 3,750 can be used for residential purposes, explained the Minister for Spatial Planning Claude Turmes. This means that approximately 300,000 additional […]

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Ontario Greens to increase housing supply in Parry Sound-Muskoka by expanding zoning options

BRACEBRIDGE – Ontario Greens Leader Mike Schreiner was in Bracebridge with Ontario Greens candidate for Parry Sound-Muskoka Matt Richter today to highlight the Ontario Greens’ plan to dramatically increase the housing supply by expanding zoning options in residential areas. “I spent the morning meeting with local residents and their voices are clear: There is a […]

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The pitfalls of the housing supply permit bill and other issues

Announced last month, their amendment to the Resource Management Act is a bold move, traveling at high speed, to tackle New Zealand’s housing crisis. Today, Jessie Chiang from The Detail looks at what the new bill changes and the case for not leaving our green spaces behind. Simon Wilson is a senior editor at the […]

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Overcoming barriers/problems in providing MMC in the social housing sector

Mary Bennell, director of SWPA, explores the challenges of implementing modern construction methods (MCM) in the social housing sector and tells us how we can overcome these blockages There has been great progress in delivering homes using MMC in the South West over the past two years and many organizations now have clear plans to […]

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Housing sector exhibition attracts large crowds

Islamabad: Architects, Builders, Developers, Home Renovators, Real Estate Consultants, Housing Projects and Landscaping Companies Under One Roof to Facilitate the Public on the First Day of the International Housing and Construction Exhibition and Convention in Pakistan (PIPEC) 2021 at the Pak-China Friendship Center here on Friday. Jang Group is the media partner of the real […]

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Analysis shows ‘remarkable’ period for Scotland’s primary housing sector

Faycal Choudhry A new study has highlighted a ‘remarkable period of activity’ for Scotland’s primary housing sector. Savills’ analysis found deals over £400,000 in Scotland hit an all-time high between September 2020 and August 2021, with 8,755 sales in progress, more than 75% higher than the pre-pandemic three-year average . There was also a record […]

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Inside Housing – News – Housing supply falls to lowest level in five years as pandemic takes its toll

The net number of new homes delivered in England has fallen to the lowest figure in five years after the construction industry was hit by COVID-19 closures and restrictions. Image: Getty dividing lines The net number of new homes delivered in England has fallen to the lowest figure in five years after the construction industry […]

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Councilwoman Castillo responds to controversial housing report: ‘We need to do better as a city’

Reactions to a new report indicating that San Antonio is releasing and demolishing old housing stock at a rate several thousand percent faster than other major cities in Texas – often displacing people of color from family homes and often without procedure regular – were fast. Some residents felt validated, and city staff persisted in […]

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The Problem With Vacant Housing Taxes When Trying To Address Housing Supply Problems

Breadcrumb Links Real estate The construction of thousands of new homes is necessary to properly close the gap between supply and demand Publication date : November 19, 2021 • November 19, 2021 • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Vancouver’s annual empty home tax report for 2019, the latest available online, identified 6,025 vacant […]

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Arc-Tech MU enters private housing sector with work on Glasgow development

Multi-service provider Arc-Tech MU started work on a private housing estate in Glasgow. The company, which recently celebrated a year in business, has supported the creation of 1,400 affordable homes across 25 projects since its inception and is now entering the private housing sector for the first time at Calderwood Lodge. Located in Newlands, the […]

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October 2021 RE/MAX National Housing Report

DENVER, November 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Stuck between a high median sale price of $336,000 and record inventories, October home sales fell 6.4% from September, nearly double the typical seasonal decline. September saw near-record sales, which also contributed to the sharp drop in month-on-month sales. October inventory fell 12.7% from September to the fifth-lowest level […]

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The housing sector shows signs of stabilization

BEIJING: As “housing is for living in, not speculation” remains the dominant mantra in the real estate industry, prices for new and second-hand homes in major Chinese cities rose at a slower pace in October compared to to the previous year, and experts expect the adjustments to lead to a better balance between supply and […]

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While consumer stress remains historically low, accelerating inflation and slowing housing sector tell a different story

ADA, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–New data from LegalShield, the consumer brand of PPLSI and the leading provider of membership-based legal services and identity theft protection plans, shows that once again the global stress consumer prices remain subdued and relatively unchanged from September, despite consumer prices rising at a healthy pace. 6.2% annual rate according to the Bureau […]

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Lack of skilled labor in construction weakens housing supply and affordability

As housing growth is an important factor driving other aspects of urban development, failure to meet demand in residential construction activity can have spillover effects on overall construction activity. Unfortunately, a recent report by the Home Builders Institute (HBI), based on research by the economics group of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), shows […]

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IE Thinc Migration: “Increased housing supply is necessary, not sufficient”

Gautam Bhan: Migrants are not anonymous bodies arriving only in housing markets marked by supply and demand. They are part of deep identity movements that are shaped in certain ways. So why don’t we learn from migrants how they produced this housing and what can we do to make this process easier, shorter and better. […]

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Historically low housing supply in British Columbia, even as prices rise, report says

According to a report by the BC Real Estate Association, British Columbia’s housing market is at an all-time low in terms of supply, even as house prices soar. This means potential buyers in Metro Vancouver need to look beyond Fraser Valley suburbs and travel even further to find lower housing prices. The report, released on […]

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Low housing supply is a problem across British Columbia, real estate association says – BC

Record housing supply isn’t just a problem in Metro Vancouver, according to a new report from the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA). The association said Wednesday that just under 9,600 homes were sold in October, down 13.7% from the same month a year ago. Read more: British Columbia to introduce ‘cooling off periods’ amid […]

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Fashola seeks to improve housing sector financing

Public Works and Housing Minister Babatunde Fashola on Tuesday called for improved funding for the housing sector. He made the call during the Housing Investment Forum on the theme: Exploring the National Housing Bond Option for Housing Development: Public-Public Sector Collaboration held in Abuja. He said that the government, as a facilitator, must review the […]

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Housing supply continues to struggle to meet demand in Nelson-Tasman

The demand for housing in Nelson-Tasman still exceeds the supply of new homes, leaving the area one of the least affordable in the country. A report on the state of housing in the area outlined some of the reasons for the current shortage, which was discussed at a meeting of Nelson City Council on Tuesday. […]

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Affordable Housing Scorecard: St. Louis and St. Louis County get a “C” | Local company

To calculate the scores, the researchers used census and federal housing data to tally the share of area households that pay more than 30% of their income in rent, including utilities; or on their mortgages, including taxes, utilities and fees. URBNRX split the results by income and race; tenants and owners. The work showed that, […]

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Housing Shortage Continues Through October, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Reports – Agassiz Harrison Observer

A housing shortage continues to challenge the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB), which is reporting another good month for sales as well as another bad month for new listings. Sales were the third highest on record in October, but their home inventory is half what it was in the same month last year. That […]

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Lack of housing supply drives up Ottawa home prices, report says

OTTAWA — Ottawa’s housing market returned to pre-pandemic sales levels last month; however, the lack of supply of homes for sale continues to push prices up. The Ottawa Real Estate Board reports that 1,677 residential properties were sold in Ottawa in October, compared to 2,132 in October 2020. The 1,677 properties sold in Ottawa last […]

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Housing shortage continues into October, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board reports – Abbotsford News

A housing shortage continues to challenge the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB), which is reporting another good month for sales as well as another bad month for new listings. Sales were the third highest on record in October, but their home inventory is half what it was in the same month last year. That […]

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Soaring rents could be a factor in housing shortages, says OREB

Local housing prices continued to rise last month amid a supply crunch, prompting the city’s real estate board to suggest Ottawa’s frothy rental market could encourage investors to hold onto properties. income-generating properties rather than selling them. The average residential-class home sold for just over $716,000 in October, a 19 per cent jump from a […]

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Scott Restrick: For a housing sector heading towards net zero, the EPC is a brutal tool

Scott Restrick, Liaison group responsible for energy and sustainability, is then featured in Scottish Housing News’ #COP26SHN showcase of the social housing sector’s efforts to help tackle the climate crisis with his views on how the housing sector housing urgently needs access to a more sophisticated toolkit to meet the needs of both our tenants […]

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Weekly Housing Report Reveals Balanced Market, Curbing Previous Buyer Frenzy – RISMedia

Markets continue to balance out following the frenzy of buyers seen throughout the pandemic. Although buyer activity has slowed as mortgage rates rise and inventory remains low, impacting affordability, demand is still relatively strong and realtor.com® says we can expect to “a more sustainable pace of activity”, according to their Housing Trends Weekly Report for […]

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