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Leveling up… implications for the housing sector

Yesterday the government’s long-awaited white paper on ‘race up’ was released, discussing some of the geographical disparities and, importantly, the government’s proposed reform of systems and the policy agenda for the coming years to remediate. The definition of its medium-term political objectives, at the heart of this document (alongside priority areas such as health and […]

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‘Tough’ ESG targets set for landmark UK housing bond

The real estate sector is an infamous carbon emitter, accounting for around 40% of the UK’s total carbon footprint, according to the UK Green Building Council. Britain also faces a severe shortage of affordable housing, which has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic. The country’s property developers are looking to address these issues, increasingly by […]

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Housing sector to get off to a slow start in 2022 in northern Saskatchewan

The city of North Battleford also saw a significant year-over-year decline. Last month there were only six sales compared to 19 in January 2021. The entire North Battleford region saw better overall numbers, with 32 sales. This was also down from the previous year, as there were 52 sales. The average price in 2022 was […]

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Lagos to crack down on fraudulent activity in housing sector

The Lagos State government has said it will crack down on fraudulent activity in the housing sector to ensure the sanity of the industry. This was announced by the Lagos State Governor’s Special Adviser for Housing, Mrs. Toke Benson-Awoyinka, on Wednesday during an event organized by the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) Construction and Property […]

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In Sitharaman’s 2022 budget, Covid-hit housing sector gets a boost

Union Budget 2022: Nirmala Sitharaman announced that Rs 48,000 crore has been allocated for housing projects under the Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme (Representative Image: Shutterstock) Budget 2022: The Center is also looking forward to developing remote areas, with Sitharaman announcing that border villages will be covered by the Vibrant Villages program. As part of this […]

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Budget 2022: Rs 48,000 cr disbursed for PMAY to boost the housing sector

The government’s renewed push for greater infrastructure development and massive allocations for the subsidized housing program have applauded the country’s property and construction companies. A budget allocation of Rs 48,000 crore for the Pradhan Mantri Away Yojana (PMAY) has been announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman for the financial year 2022-23 in today’s Union Budget. […]

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Economic Survey: COVID restriction affected demand, supply of housing sector

Image Source: PIXABAY.COM Economic Survey: COVID restriction affected demand, supply of housing sector. highlights Demand and supply of residential housing sector was affected by Covid-induced restrictions It revealed that no of unsold residential units have witnessed significant drops during 2nd wave Decline in housing transactions have also been much less during 2nd wave of Covid […]

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Expectations of homebuyers and the housing sector from Budget 2022

This year, the budget is expected to provide more incentives for people to buy their own homes. By Atul Monga With record high mortgage interest rates and a sudden surge of remote working, the real estate industry has seen strong growth lately. After a lackluster 2020, 2021 was a real bargain for the housing sector […]

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Maxwell Drever Takes Leading Role in Workforce Housing | APN News

Previous story: Top 5 Influential Wildlife Professionals in India Maxwell Drever plays a leading role in the workforce housing sector Posted on January 27, 2022 Amid various misconceptions regarding affordable housing, one of the most prominent is the myth that affordable housing is not a good business option for the community. In reality, the point […]

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Sale price up 25% – the housing sector with huge …

According to a buying agent, there has been huge inflation in selling prices in the scarce high-end real estate market. Jess Simpson, who runs Oxfordshire-based Jess Simpson Property Search, defines the high-end property market as comprising properties worth £10million with over 100 acres. This niche saw a 20% year-over-year increase in transactions in 2021, with […]

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Development financing agreements concluded for the housing sector amount to $169M for the implementation of 6 projects

Housing of Rawdat al-Sayeda – File CAIRO – January 26, 2022: The Ministry of International Cooperation’s 2021 annual report details development finance agreements concluded for the housing, utilities and local development sector, amounting to $169 million to put implemented 6 projects as part of the Egyptian government’s commitment to expand the implementation of water and […]

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Shattered homes: Trouble sets in in booming housing sector

All is well in the homebuilding market. Where is it? The statistics certainly look encouraging. In December, work began on 1.7 million homes, rounding off the best year for housing starts since 2006, by the United States Census Bureau. And this year promises to be no less robust, with permits issued in December to build […]

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Could digital twins transform the social housing sector?

Helen Rogers, Director of Housing Products at Global Software Providers Civicexamines the potential of digital twins to deliver a better, safer and greener social housing sector across the UK Every industry knows the importance of digital transformation. From aerospace to construction, automated processes and digital collaboration have quickly gone from a “nice to have” to […]

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Urbandoor launches a platform for the multi-family housing sector

United States: Urbandoor has launched what it calls the first platform for booking and managing corporate rentals and extended stays for the multifamily industry. The company says multi-family owners can “sustainably increase the NOI by listing their unoccupied inventory directly to higher-demand bookings such as traveling executives, relocating employees, as well as corporate housing providers […]

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Ficci proposes support measures for the housing sector in the budget

Industry chamber Ficci on Wednesday suggested the government grant a 3-4% interest subsidy on home loans and extend the preferential tax rate of 15% to companies investing in technology green, in the next budget. The housing and construction sectors have backward and forward linkages and impact almost 200 sectors and should be given comprehensive support […]

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real estate budget: Ficci proposes support measures for the housing sector in Budget

Industry chamber Ficci on Wednesday suggested the government grant a 3-4% interest subsidy on home loans and extend the 15% concessional tax rate to companies investing in technology. green, in the next budget. The housing and construction sectors have backward and forward linkages and impact almost 200 sectors and should be given comprehensive support in […]

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Union Budget 2022: Real Estate Sector Expects Dynamic Favorable Policy for Housing Sector, Tax Easing | Real estate news

New Delhi: Pankaj Bansal, Director of M3M India, India’s leading property developer and the largest developer of commercial space in North India, is confident of the rapid recovery of the property sector from the Covid downturn, and is aggressive on FDI inflows into the sector, IANS news agency reported. “The retail segment has been on […]

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Banking NPAs, housing sector dynamics, crypto risks: key takeaways from the RBI report

The Reserve Bank of India, in its December 2021 Financial Stability Report, released on Wednesday, maintained that the Indian economy has recovered from the second destructive wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in April-May 2021, and as consumer confidence and business optimism grew. But he also noted that banks’ gross non-performing assets, already large at 6.9% […]

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The housing sector will build on this year’s growth in 2022

Falling mortgage rates, awareness of the need for housing due to the pandemic and stable house prices should contribute to a sustained recovery in the residential real estate market next year. The housing market across the country has seen green shoots of recovery and is expected to gain momentum here. With strong end-user demand and […]

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Inside Housing – Sponsored – COP26 Climate Summit: What the housing sector has learned

The priorities identified at COP26 are not new, but the conference has served to increase the pressure to make progress. For social housing, this includes the issue of sustainability, according to Inenco Dan Pardesi How has COP26 changed what is expected of social housing organizations when it comes to environmental sustainability, and specifically when it […]

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The social housing sector is “financially resilient” in 2020-21 despite the pandemic

The Social Housing Regulator has published its 2021 Global Accounts today (December 14, 2021), a financial statement of the social housing sector for the year ending March 31, 2021. The report shows that the sector has demonstrated resilient financial performance in the face of difficult economic and operational conditions. The first part of the year […]

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Housing sector needs investment and political support: experts

“The development of the housing sector will in turn contribute to the country’s GDP” TBS report December 13, 2021, 9:50 p.m. Last modification: December 13, 2021, 9:51 PM A top shot of the city of Dhaka. The photo was taken in the Gulshan area in the capital. Photo: TBS “> A top shot of the […]

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Housing sector vital for economic growth – Experts

Published December 13, 2021 Experts said the housing sector is very vital for economic growth, noting that government at all levels must come up with plans to boost the sector. They spoke at the inaugural annual memorial lecture in honor of Otunba Fatai Osikoya hosted by the Nigeria Institution of Building in Lagos on Friday. […]

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Column by Lisa Sturtevant: Supporting Virginia’s housing sector is good for the state’s economy | Columnists

While many industries suffered severe downturns due to the pandemic, Virginia’s housing sector has proven remarkably resilient and adaptable, with a range of real estate professionals – from real estate agents to builders, mortgage lenders to property managers – adopting new responsible business practices to adapt to varying needs and changing operating restrictions throughout the […]

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The social housing sector – better together? – Real Estate and Construction

The last 18 months have seen the world change dramatically. For the social housing sector in the UK, this has presented various challenges and caused organizations to operate in unplanned ways. Overall, the sector has risen to the challenge and organizations have shared their learning more openly and transparently with a common purpose. The common […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values HDFC Bank INE040A01034, HDFCBANK, 500180 Mother-son Sumi INE775A01035, MOTHERSUMI, 517334 TataTeleservice INE517B01013, TTML, 532371 CDS INE467B01029, SDC, 532540 Suzlon Energy INE040H01021, SUZLON, 532667 Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values HDFC Bank INE040A01034, HDFCBANK, 500180 Mother-son Sumi INE775A01035, MOTHERSUMI, 517334 TataTeleservice INE517B01013, TTML, 532371 CDS INE467B01029, […]

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Annual statistics on stocks and rents in the social housing sector show the impact of the pandemic

The Social Housing Regulator has published statistics on the social housing sector for suppliers registered with private and local authorities, including ownership of shares and rents as of March 31, 2021. Feedback from all registered social housing providers shows the sector providing 4.4 million homes across England with a net increase of around 25,000 social […]

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Statistics on the stock and rents of the social housing sector show the impact of the pandemic

The social housing regulator has today published statistics on the social housing sector for providers registered with private and local authorities, including share ownership and rents as of 31 March 2021. Feedback from all registered social housing providers shows the sector providing 4.4 million homes across England with a net increase of around 25,000 social […]

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KPKT performs Big Data Analytics to get a true picture of the housing industry

Ismail said this study aims to help address unsold properties and uncover a clearer and more accurate housing market position for the development of a sustainable and efficient real estate sector. – Bernama archive photo KUALA LUMPUR (October 25): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) is conducting the Big Data Analytics (BDA) study […]

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KPKT Conducts BDA Study to Get True Picture of Housing Industry

KUALA LUMPUR: The Department of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) is conducting the Big Data Analytics (BDA) study on housing last February to get a true picture of the position and availability of data related to the housing sector in Malaysia. His Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Abdul Muttalib said the study, which is expected […]

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Housing sector, infrastructure spending to boost cement demand for FY22

The faster-than-expected recovery in the housing sector along with the government’s focus on infrastructure spending is expected to boost cement demand by 10-12% in FY22. The growth comes after cement demand declined by (-)1% in FY20 and (-)11% in FY21. Watch the Zee Business live stream below: “Pent-up demand and low interest rates have boosted […]

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Inside Housing – Insight – Spending Review 2021: What is the housing sector asking for?

Financing and development of affordable housing The government must invest £12.8billion a year over the next 10 years in social rented housing to ‘break the back’ of the housing crisis, according to Shelter. The charity also wants the government to announce the next 10 years of its Affordable Housing Program (AHP) now, rather than waiting […]

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Morgan Sindall Launches Machine Learning Software Platform for Social Housing Sector

Building and regeneration group Morgan Sindall Group plc will launch a technology platform this week that uses machine learning to provide social housing landlords and tenants with real-time, actionable insights to help ensure their properties are healthy, compliant and more cost-effective in energy. Using discrete, interconnected sensors placed within a home, the platform collects data […]

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Iraq and Jordan discuss cooperation in construction and housing sector

Planning Minister Khaled Battal Al-Najm discussed with Jordanian Minister of Public Works and Housing Yahya Al-Kasabi cooperation in the housing and construction sector within the framework of the tripartite cooperation between the Iraq, Jordan and Egypt. Abdul-Zahra Al-Hindawi, spokesperson for the Ministry of Planning, told Zawya Projects that the minister has invited Jordanian investments in […]

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The disconnect between supply and demand is nothing new for the housing sector

Through Legal futures Associate the meaning of the search Monthly construction output fell by 0.2% in volume terms in August 2021, with the level of output now 1.5% below its pre-coronavirus level (February 2020). Public sector construction output for new housing remains down 28.6% from February 2020, while private housing construction is down 3.8%. Andy […]

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Work underway to reform the territory’s community housing sector

To continue to drive investment, stimulate our economy and improve housing conditions for Territorians, the Territory’s Labor Government is developing a new model of social and affordable housing. Currently, the territory has an aging public housing stock and there is a great opportunity to realize economic benefits from large-scale transfers to the community housing sector […]

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Forex crisis hits the housing sector

The housing sector is currently going through difficult times as the current crisis in the foreign exchange market affects the evolution of the sector. To this end, real estate agent and managing director of BSTAN Homes, Becky Olubukola, urged the federal government to find a solution to solve the housing deficit as well as the […]

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APRA must do more to chill the housing sector – ShareCafe

Australian trade commentators, analysts and investors went a little wild at the weekend after APRA, the main financial regulator, dipped its toe in house price waters and revealed a slight tightening of service rules real estate loans. He was blamed for the drop in the ASX 200 on Wednesday, banking stocks, especially Commonwealth and no […]

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Can the private housing sector stop chasing it?

Can the private housing sector learn new tricks? Getty Endless eviction bans, credit check bans for new residents and limits on rent increases are just some of the government interventions that have proliferated in recent years, even before Covid-19. and government reactions to it costing people their jobs and income. It would be reasonable to […]

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Forex Crisis Hits the Housing Sector – BSTAN Group

Becky Olubukola, Managing Director of BSTAN Homes, urged the federal government to find solutions to address the housing deficit as well as the exchange rate crisis. She said it on Friday in Abuja, at a launch ceremony for the National House Fair 5.0, for 2021, according to Punch. She noted that there is a definite […]

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Cybercrime at your doorstep – Focus on the social housing sector

Municipalities and social housing organizations have not been spared by the resurgence of cyberattacks in recent years. This is all the more the case as many accommodation providers have sought to improve their adoption of digital services to accommodate the growing digital footprint of modern society. Unfortunately, as the provision of digital services increases, so […]

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‘Ballistic’ property market creates barriers for independent disability housing sector

Queensland’s competitive housing market has added further pressure on the disability accommodation sector, as providers look to tackle a ‘new century’ of support that emphasizes independent living. Key points: Endeavor Foundation will build 70 fully accessible homes over the next four years He estimates that 1,700 people need specialist disability accommodation in Queensland Disability support […]

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China’s housing sector risks falling into a bear market, says Citi

(Bloomberg) – Home prices in China are at risk of a “significant decline” regardless of what happens to the China Evergrande Group, analysts at Citigroup Inc. said, further dampening the country’s economic growth. “It seems clear that even under an orderly restructuring, the property sector in China is likely to face downward pressure,” analysts including […]

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National Association of Realtors Chief Economist: ‘The housing sector is clearly stabilizing’

By Anna Bahney, CNN Business The housing market is starting to look a little more normal. Home sales fell in August from both July and a year ago, breaking two straight months of increases, according to National Association of Realtors. Home purchases have increased over the past year, which Lawrence Yun, NAR’s chief economist, says […]

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Ryan Charlton’s work in the community housing sector

Ryan Charlton is a property developer and manager, as well as a community leader and philanthropist. He gives back to his community by working with community members and organizations to help them develop properties that will benefit everyone. Charlton says that no matter your career path or industry, there’s always room to give back and […]

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Inside Housing – News – Institutional investing is ‘naturally suited’ to the social housing sector, says Homes England

A senior Homes England official said there was a ‘natural fit’ between institutional investing and the social housing sector, and said the agency’s priority was to diversify the type of capital that social landlords had access. Civitas’ Tayo Bilewu and Homes England’s Fay Mitchelson during a panel discussion on innovative financing models for the delivery […]

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Catherine Hall: The whole housing sector must face the climate emergency

Outlining CIH Scotland’s support for the Scottish Housing Day focus on the climate emergency, Catherine room argues that the sector must act to decarbonise housing across all tenures if it is to play a meaningful role in tackling the crisis. The climate emergency represents the defining crisis of our time and yet it remains a […]

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Value of private rental housing sector jumps 5.8% to £1.4trillion, report says

The value of the private rental sector in Britain rose by 5.8% last year to £1.4trillion, according to a bank report. House prices soared 9.9% between March this year and the start of the pandemic, helped by the suspension of stamp duties, Shawbrook Bank said. This included a 5.6% increase in the value of the […]

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Housing sector stays afloat during pandemic – Inforial

Inforial (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Mon 23 Aug 2021 2021-08-23 11:30 a.m. 229 c78dad32e3af0945bdb46490a838eda8 4 Tooltip COVID-19, PURP Free The unforeseen and prolonged COVID-19 pandemic has not weakened the spirit of Indonesian public housing developers who continue to build housing for the people, reflecting the capacity of the national housing sector to withstand the […]

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SNB honored for its role in financing the housing sector

The New Zealand Pavilion is set to celebrate its biggest month yet at Expo 2020 Dubai, revealing a stellar lineup of music, dance and culinary events throughout January. The action-packed cultural calendar, starting January 13, culminates with New Zealand’s National Day celebrations on January 31, including a special performance by one of the country’s best-selling […]

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Housing industry sees recovery in June quarter, new launches up 241%

In another sign of economic recovery, the residential real estate segment saw the launch of several new projects in key cities during the second quarter of the calendar year ended in June. The quarter saw the launch of 17,640 units in Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata, during the second quarter of 2021, an increase of […]

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UNPA+AFC has created a solid strategy for the housing sector

Dear Editor, Please leave room for me in your letter column to post my missive. Last week, the People’s Progressive/Civic Party celebrated its first year in power. Over the past year, the government has failed to meet the needs of the people of Guyana, even as it continues to focus on frivolous issues and cheap […]

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Inside Housing – Commentary – As a trade body in the housing industry, we are concerned about the rise of exempt accommodation providers

As the industry’s trade body, our role is to champion the value that housing associations bring to our society and to celebrate best practice across the industry. I am immensely proud of the incredible supported housing providers we represent, who provide excellent services in an incredibly challenging environment. But they should not be confused with […]

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Saudi Arabia increased support for housing sector in July

WTO slashes global trade growth forecast; Accelerating U.S. Consumer Prices — Macro Snapshot RIYADH: The impact of the Russian-Ukrainian war pushed up consumer price levels in the United States last month, as the cost of gasoline hit record highs, squeezed incomes in the Great Britain despite unemployment falling to its lowest in 50 years and […]

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Inside Housing – Insight – Will the social housing sector sell off its hard-to-renovate homes?

The organization will instead perform a property-by-property analysis on these hard-to-repair homes. “What is the impact on the customer? Can they get to work without a car, can they get to the supermarket instead of the corner store? There will be houses where the presence of a family does not make sense, and those which […]

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Housing sector boosts cement demand for April-May 2021

Cement production demand and growth was mainly driven by the housing sector in the first two months of FY 2021-22. Cement production demand and growth was mainly driven by the housing sector in the first two months of FY 2021-22. During the months of April and May, cement production was recorded at 54 million tons, […]

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Despite Covid, US senior housing sector shows resilience in 2021

E-mail Sign up for our free weekly newsletter Investors see significant near-term growth with full recovery expected in 2022 According to CBRE’s latest U.S. survey of senior housing and care investors, senior housing has shown strong resilience to the adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the vast majority operators reporting pent-up investment demand and […]

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‘Power Panel’ at InterFace event offers positive outlook for student accommodation sector post COVID-19

The InterFace Student Housing 2021 panel included, from left to right, Peter Katz of Institutional Property Advisors (moderator); Wes Rogers of Landmark Properties; Greystar’s Cliff Chandler; Avi Lewittes of the Scion Group; and Marc Lifshin of Core Spaces. As a new academic year begins, the outlook for the student housing industry continues to improve. A […]

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The housing sector is ‘poorly performing’ in the UK…

Only a quarter of people across the UK (24%) agree that local investment is having a noticeable impact where it is needed most, underlining the importance of scaling up and accelerating developments across the country. The index shows that there is a long way to go to rebuild the British economy and level […]

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Affordable housing sector in Kenya will provide attractive opportunities for investors

Buoyed by significant public investment in the 2021-22 national budget, combined with attractive incentives for private developers, Kenya’s affordable housing sector is well positioned to provide attractive opportunities for investors, according to Vivian Ombwayo, Director of research and evaluation at Broll Kenya Access to socio-economic amenities is a benchmark for private developers. (Image source: Broll […]

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Housing sector drives surge in post-Covid construction sector

Construction activity continued to grow at a rapid pace in June following the easing of restrictions, according to the latest Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for the Ulster Bank sector. The seasonally adjusted index remained well above the 50 mark which signals the sector is expanding – posting a reading of 65 after 66.4 the previous […]

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Inside Housing – Commentary – What should the housing sector think of the government’s post-Brexit procurement strategy?

With respect to commercial delivery and procurement, housing associations must now “review whether they have the right policies and processes in place to manage the commercial delivery milestones identified in the NPPS, where relevant. for their supply portfolio. This is a very laudable requirement, but one that risks losing most of its housing association readers. […]

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Inside Housing – Commentary – Housing sector set to be on war footing ahead of spending review

We also rely heavily on government support to subsidize new developments, and if we don’t get more government funding for firefighting and zero carbon, these issues will take a significant chunk of our balance sheets. The political context is not very favorable either. Unlike health and education, social housing is an easy target. Most of […]

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The rapidly changing rental housing sector

An in-depth report explores the rapid evolution of the single-family rental market, the institutionalization within the market for new build homes, and the emergence of new sub-classifications of these assets. Entitled, Low Density Rental Housing in America the study is a collaboration between RCLCO Real Estate Consulting and the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing. A […]

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Inside Housing – Insight – Housing Week: the reputation of the sector put to the test

A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for housing professionals An interview with Kate Henderson aired last night (Picture: ITV News) dividing lines A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for #UKhousing housing professionals Is the reputation of the social housing sector in crisis? It certainly feels like it could be. Last night […]

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Pipes, tubes strong demand in the housing sector

Demand for pipes and tubes from the housing sector has remained strong throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, says sales manager at pipe and tube maker Stewarts & Lloyds Clayton Greer. He explains that plumbing service providers “had a lot of work going on” to repair and maintain existing homes, as well as hospitals, while also taking […]

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NT’s urban public housing sector in ‘crisis’ as priority applicants face two-year wait

The letter telling Tracey Myles government housing was on the horizon appeared in April, during a months-long period of homelessness. Key points: Applicants for priority urban housing in the Northern Territories face an average wait time of 23 months NT government says housing department operates on ‘failed model’ But social service groups are questioning the […]

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Evolving mosaic of the housing sector in the Indian real estate space

Indian real estate has started to show signs of recovery amid a positive employment climate since the second quarter of 2020-21 The year 2020 has started with huge expectations from the real estate industry after seeing disruptions due to demonetization, GST, RERA and NBFC crisis over the past few years. Residential property sales in India […]

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Inside Housing – News – Welsh housing sector calls on new government to provide funding certainty for decarbonisation

Key figures in the Welsh housing sector have said the newly elected government must secure grant funding if the sector is to meet its target of reaching net zero by 2030. Image: Getty dividing lines Figures from the Welsh housing sector said greater funding certainty was needed to meet ministers’ ambitious climate change targets #UKhousing […]

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Inside Housing – News – Evictions by private landlords overtake social housing sector for first time during pandemic

Evictions by private landlords have exceeded those in the social housing sector in England and Wales for the first time during the pandemic, official statistics show. Image: Getty dividing lines Evictions by private landlords have overtaken those in the social housing sector in England and Wales for the first time during the pandemic, according to […]

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With growing demand, the retirement home sector is positioned for growth: JLL

Zach Bowyer CHICAGO – JLL Valuation Advisory has released its fourth annual Senior Housing Investor Survey and Outlook, which shows that while the sector still faces challenges, senior housing is on a growth trajectory as long-term demand remains positive due to the aging baby boomer population. faces a growing need for care. As the senior […]