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19 Jul

Sadiq Khan calls for new powers to impose London rent controls

Exclusive: Report sets out blueprint for overhaul of rental sector including devolved powersSadiq Khan will demand an overhaul of tenancy laws in a campaign for London rent controls that is set to be the cornerstone of his 2020 re-election campaign.The London mayor...

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19 Jul

Why the RBA Has Pulled the Lever in Dropping Interest Rates

Last week the Reserve Bank of Australia dropped interest rates to a record low that Australia has never seen. We are in uncharted territory... But what does this interest rate drop mean for the Australian economy and more specifically how…

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17 Jul

London house prices fall at fastest rate in 10 years

It is the biggest plunge since the 7.0% annual drop recorded in August 2009, says ONSHouse prices in London have fallen at their fastest pace since the financial crash a decade ago as the capital bears the brunt of the nationwide torpor...

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17 Jul

Pound could 'hit parity' with US dollar after no-deal Brexit; London house prices slide – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as UK housing market keeps slowing and the pound hits fresh lowsLatest: Parity warning for the poundSterling fell below $1.24 today to 27-month lowLondon house prices fell 4.4% in MayBiggest decline in a...

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17 Jul

Malaysia’s $100BN Smart Island City | The B1M

Malaysia are raising four artificial islands from the waters of the Johor Strait and constructing a USD $100BN smart city from scratch. For more by The B1M subscribe now: http://ow.ly/GxW7y Read the full story on this video, including images and…

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17 Jul

UK's renting millennials face homelessness crisis when they retire

Report finds at least 630,000 will be unable to afford private rents on their pension incomeMore than 600,000 members of so-called ‘Generation Rent’ are facing an “inevitable catastrophe” of homelessness when they retire, according to the first government inquiry into what will...

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16 Jul

I've seen the future and it's Norwich: the energy-saving, social housing revolution

The 100 homes on Goldsmith Street aren’t just smart and modern. They may be the most energy-efficient houses ever built in the UK. Could this be the start of proper social housing? Rows of glossy black tiles glisten in the afternoon sun,...

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