Infrastructure and Real Estate

Vistry (VTY) & Redrow (RDW): 2 dividend stocks to cash in on housing boom

 Vistry (VTY) & Redrow (RDW): 2 dividend stocks to cash in on housing boom

Highlights  Vistry Group’s total completions during H1 2021 was 5,351, representing an increase of 76% year-on-year compared to 3,034 in H1 2020. For the year ended 27 June 2021, Redrow’s revenues reached £1.94 bill...

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Business Leaders Predict Office Downsizing, How Will Office REITs Be Impacted?

Business Leaders Predict Office Downsizing, How Will Office REITs Be Impacted?

A latest survey by Accumulate Capital was conducted interviewing 500 plus business leaders in the UK. It revealed that almost three fourth of these leaders surveyed said that their office premises would have to be relocated to smaller commercial pr...

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Rising UK House Prices Despite Deteriorating Economy; Focus on Taylor Wimpey & Crest Nicholson

Rising UK House Prices Despite Deteriorating Economy; Focus on Taylor Wimpey & Crest Nicholson

Summary UK GDP has fallen by 20.4 per cent in the quarter ended June 2020, putting the country into recession The average housing prices in London rose by 4.7 per cent year-on- year to March 2020. Halifax house price index stated that average ...

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Has Sunak’s Stamp Duty Holiday Led to The Upbeat Demand Scenario for The UK Property Market?

Has Sunak’s Stamp Duty Holiday Led to The Upbeat Demand Scenario for The UK Property Market?

Summary After the announcement of stamp duty holidays, the property market has moved upwards with a good amount of increase in the number of buyers registering to purchase homes. The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, in his summer financial statement, h...

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Construction Industry Revives In The UK; Are The Stocks Following Suit?

Construction Industry Revives In The UK; Are The Stocks Following Suit?

  Coronavirus has had a significant impact on the businesses of the construction industry Lately, the UK construction industry has witnessed improving levels of activity, but the employment levels have suffered a sustained decline In May 20...

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The Future of Canadian Housing Market: A Rebound On The Horizon?

The Future of Canadian Housing Market: A Rebound On The Horizon?

The once resilient housing market of Canada is undergoing a historical recession triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing rules and the overall economic downturn. A cornerstone of Canada’s economic growth till the beginning of 20...

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Construction Activity in The UK Shoots Up in June on Prospect of Stamp Duty Holiday

Construction Activity in The UK Shoots Up in June on Prospect of Stamp Duty Holiday

Summary The IHS Markit/CIPS construction PMI in June rebounded to 55.3 from 28.9 in May Housing construction firms had been lobbying with the government for a stamp duty holiday as it would provide an immediate boost to demand and prevent wides...

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3 Things under the New Normal for Britain's housing market

3 Things under the New Normal for Britain's housing market

The new normal for Britain’s housing market is not very discouraging, contrary to what some might believe.  According to Bank of England estimates, property prices will fall around 16 per cent during the year 2020. In fact, asking prices f...

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UK Household Energy Bills Soar As Britons Follow Stay-At-Home Orders, Housing Market In the Doldrums 

UK Household Energy Bills Soar As Britons Follow Stay-At-Home Orders, Housing Market In the Doldrums 

The complete lockdown was announced in the United Kingdom by the Prime Minister Boris Johnson on 23rd March 2020 in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus. But due to the countrywide lockdown all the essential businesses all over the United Kingd...

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The Construction Sector In The United Kingdom Makes A Turnaround

The Construction Sector In The United Kingdom Makes A Turnaround

The IHS MARKIT / CIPS UK CONSTRUCTION PMI published by the company on 04 February 2020 has revealed that the construction sector in the country has turned the tide on the slump it had been going through in the past few months. The sector, though still ...

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UK Housing Market on the Path of Revival

UK Housing Market on the Path of Revival

The housing sector in United Kingdom is showing signs of early recovery as prices of houses in the country rose by about 1.4 per cent in December 2019 compared to the beginning of that year. This is despite the fact that London, the premium most segm...

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