How are you coping financially in these challenging Coronavirus times? New research from Canstar shows 35% of Australian adults (6.9 million people) have... Continue here https://propertyupdate.com.au/close-to-7-million-aussie-adults-see-their-income-affected-by-the-pandemic/
From a property owner's POV, here's 5 ways to keep your head above water during the Covid-19 recession if you're unemployed or had a pay cut. Continue here https://www.99.co/blog/singapore/unemployed-pay-cut-heres-what-sg-homeowners-should-do-now/
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Singapore and Malaysia have agreed on some key changes to the Woodlands-Johor rail link. Discover this and other property news on 99.co Continue here https://www.99.co/blog/singapore/sg-property-news-weekly-roundup-woodlands-johor-rail-link-changes-from-mrt-to-lrt/
Portico, an estate and lettings agency, has partnered with Goodlord to offer landlords insurance. If landlords take out a policy they will have their rent paid in full should the tenant fall into arrears. This applies for up to 12 months. The basic policy costs £250+VAT. Robert Nichols, chief executive of Portico, said: “Landlords and…
Anyone in lending will tell you that assessments for home loans and investment loans have tightened since Covid, however the scrutiny around living... Continue here https://propertyupdate.com.au/expect-less-scrutiny-around-living-expenses-now-when-taking-out-your-next-property-loan/
While businesses are beginning to reopen, it will likely be two to four years before prior demand peaks are reached in the more severely affected sectors, according to Russell Devlin of AEW Capital Management. Continue here https://www.cpexecutive.com/post/global-commentary-on-covid-19-and-infrastructure-trends/
The rich are not necessarily happier than normal folk all the time, but I bet they are happier more often Continue here https://propertyupdate.com.au/16-small-things-you-can-do-every-day-to-be-happier-and-more-successful/
Average price soars to £224,123 in August, says Nationwide building society Continue here https://www.theguardian.com/money/2020/sep/02/uk-house-prices-hit-record-high-after-easing-of-covid-lockdown
Whitehall Capital has completed a £2.3m loan to refinance a refurbished £3.1m eight-unit residential development scheme in Peckham, London, in eight days. The property, originally two terraced houses, has been developed into eight flats. Christos Kitromilides, Whitehall Capital analyst, said: “This is a very difficult time for many businesses, and the consensus is for things…