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Malaysia: New budget measures expected to stimulate residential market

Residential transactions in the first half of 2019 declined 4.4% compared to the same period the year before. However, several government initiatives announced under the National Budget 2020 are aimed at stimulating the lacklustre property market, these include changes to property taxes and the lowering of foreign buyer price thresholds from RM1 million to RM…

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Asia Pacific: Despite economic uncertainty 67% of the region’s residential markets recorded positive annual price growth in H2 2019

Last year presented a tough operating environment for Asia-Pacific’s residential markets given the global macroeconomic uncertainty, but this was balanced by falling interest rates and policies aimed at supporting affordability. Among the 27 regional residential indices tracked by the report, 67% reported positive annual price growth in the second half of 2019.

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Windows of opportunity in the prime London property market

There are early indications that the relative political certainty provided by last month’s general election result is starting to boost activity in prime London markets. Excluding the month before a pre-announced stamp duty increase in April 2016, the number of exchanges for existing homes in prime central London in December 2019 was the highest monthly…

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