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Developers lose pricing power after en bloc fever | Singapore Business Review

Developers lose pricing power after en bloc fever | Singapore Business Review

Prices are expected to grow 0-2% for homes on expensive land bought during the en bloc cycle. With muted price growth expectations for residential properties in 2019, no near-term catalysts for developers with large local market exposure are expected, according to a report by RHB Research. Urban Redevelopment Authority’s (URA) Q1 2019 flash estimates showed […]

Rent and house prices soar up to 54pc in five years in Dublin commuter belt | Independent.ie

Rent and house prices soar up to 54pc in five years in Dublin commuter belt | Independent.ie

Rent is now highest in Ashbourne, at an average of €1,181 a month, followed by an average of €960 in Trim, €951 in Navan, and €775 in Kells. Renting a three-bedroom property in Ashbourne costs €1,220. Rent in Meath is the third highest outside Dublin – behind Wicklow and Kildare. Average house prices in Meath […]

California lawmakers look to control and reduce rising rent prices across state | 10 News San Diego

California lawmakers look to control and reduce rising rent prices across state | 10 News San Diego

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California lawmakers are trying again to tamp down rising housing costs by expanding rent control and stopping rental price gouging, warning a failure to act this year could result in another costly ballot measure in 2020. “Our Legislature has failed to act to address the plight of struggling tenants,” Democratic Assemblyman […]

Malibu Strengthens Protections to Prohibit Price Gouging | Pepperdine Graphic

Malibu Strengthens Protections to Prohibit Price Gouging | Pepperdine Graphic

In response to reports of a spike in rent prices in Malibu after the Woolsey Fire, the Malibu City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Monday, Feb. 11 to increase protections against price gouging in the city. Malibu first prohibited price gouging on Dec. 4, 2018 when the council adopted an urgency ordinance that extends state […]

These 5 Factors Are Influencing Your Dream Home’s Asking Price | realtor.com®

These 5 Factors Are Influencing Your Dream Home’s Asking Price | realtor.com®

Ever gotten excited about a house for sale, then looked at the price and thought, “Are they out of their minds?” Yeah, us too. It can be a disheartening moment when you’re house hunting. And that jaw-dropping asking price might simply seem like an arbitrary, money-grabbing number that’s keeping you from your dream home. But […]

Costs increasing faster than rental prices | Scoop News

Costs increasing faster than rental prices | Scoop News

The latest Consumer Institute cost of living survey shows that general costs in providing rental property have increased faster than rental prices. In addition, wage increases were 66% higher than rental price increases. “Rental property providers have been keeping rental costs down when many of their costs and the price they have to pay for […]

Rent bill passes House | The Argus Observer

Rent bill passes House | The Argus Observer

According to the bill summary, landlords would be able to evict a renter with 90 days written notice and payment of one month’s rent. Landlords with four or fewer rental units would be exempt from the month’s rent payment. Rent increases for residential units are limited to one per year, with increases limited to seven […]

UCR study shows home and rent pricing affected by presence of colleges and hospitals | Highlander

UCR study shows home and rent pricing affected by presence of colleges and hospitals | Highlander

“The main goal of the study was to determine how the presence of universities and hospitals influences local home prices and rent,” Rivas said. He stated that the final results generally revealed that “larger, closer institutions yield higher prices,” which was in line with pre-research assumptions. However Rivas later pointed out that some results did […]

High rents create a new class of hidden homeless in Los Angeles | CBS News

High rents create a new class of hidden homeless in Los Angeles | CBS News

Kevin Recinos works full-time helping the homeless in Los Angeles as a Life Skills Coordinator, but when his rent increased by $200 per month, he himself became homeless. Now, he’s one of the estimated 9,000 newly homeless in Los Angeles living out of their car. As he demonstrated how he gets his car ready for […]

Potential price-setting power of institutional landlords flagged | Irish Times

Potential price-setting power of institutional landlords flagged | Irish Times

The influx of large private landlords into Ireland has raised the risk of investors developing “monopolistic or oligopolistic pricing power” in rent-setting, especially in densely populated city centres, according to a newly published report. The report, compiled by the economics division of the Department of Finance it says institutional landlords, who own in some instances […]