Property

What does Covid-19 mean for house prices, and will it be the property market’s biggest crash?

The coronavirus pandemic could influence the type of property we choose to buy in the future, and its location.

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Why UK house prices rose in March, despite coronavirus and lockdown

Housing market activity is now grinding to a halt as a result of the measures implemented to control the spread of the virus.

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Two solutions proposed to solve open-ended fund liquidity problems

The FCA’s proposals indicate that more drastic measures, such as barring open-ended funds from holding illiquid assets, will not be introduced. 

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Commercial property investment trust discounts slump as investors head for the exit

The asset class - made up primarily of shops, industrial buildings such as warehouses, and offices - is a bellwether for

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UK house prices rise by fastest rate in over a year

Average annual house price growth was 1.9% in January, says Nationwide.

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M&G open-ended property fund to remain suspended

Despite the successful sale of some assets, the fund has not yet raised enough cash to lift the suspension.

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UK house prices surge due to post-election optimism

House prices have surged by £6,785, the largest monthly price rise recorded at this time of year.

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Bond, property and multi-asset tips for 2020: finding footholds in uncertain times

We outline a wealth of bond and property investment ideas as well as some multi-asset fund suggestions.

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Specialist funds: how will niche funds perform in 2020?

Hannah Smith examines the drivers and headwinds for specialist funds in five areas including healthcare, tech and infrastructure, and also suggests some passive plays.

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