Infrastructure and Real Estate

Taylor Wimpey (TW.) & Barratt (BDEV): 2 stocks to buy and hold

 Taylor Wimpey (TW.) & Barratt (BDEV): 2 stocks to buy and hold

Average housing prices in the UK rose by £44 per day in the six months to August, according to Zoopla Index. Housing prices in the UK rose by £30 per day over the six-month period from July 2020 to January 2021. In August, the average h...

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Lens On 3 FTSE 250 Housebuilding Stocks as House Prices See A Boom Outside London

Lens On 3 FTSE 250 Housebuilding Stocks as House Prices See A Boom Outside London

Sumamary The average asking price of homes has jumped by £5,767, or 1.8% month-on-month to £333,564. The boom is being witnessed as sellers seek to make the best of an extended tax break on property sales. House prices in Wales ros...

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Lens on Persimmon and Barratt Developments as UK House Prices Touch Record High

Lens on Persimmon and Barratt Developments as UK House Prices Touch Record High

Summary The average property price stood at £258,204, reporting an 8.2 per cent hike year-on-year for April. The HMRC data for monthly property transactions for the UK home sales witnessed an increase in March 2021. Average UK house ...

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BDEV And PSN Stocks in Focus Amid Rush in Housing Transactions by Hong Kong Buyers

BDEV And PSN Stocks in Focus Amid Rush in Housing Transactions by Hong Kong Buyers

Summary Hong Kong citizens have been buying London homes after the UK government announced the BNO visa scheme. Since the announcement of the visa, over 50,000 homes got sold across London. Hong Kong nationals during the period of July 2020 an...

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Spotlight On 3 FTSE 250 Real Estate Stocks as March Sees Strongest Mortgage Borrowing

Spotlight On 3 FTSE 250 Real Estate Stocks as March Sees Strongest Mortgage Borrowing

Summary Net mortgage borrowing in the month of March was the strongest since 1993, at £11.8 billion. Mortgage approvals for buying a house was at 82,700, up from 73,000 in February. The housing market was primarily driven by homebuyers f...

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Focus On 3 REITS Stocks as Study Predicts Property Market to Face Supply Crunch

Focus On 3 REITS Stocks as Study Predicts Property Market to Face Supply Crunch

Summary A study by Knight Frank has found that the UK property market may face a short-term supply crunch. The shortage was seen mostly in the housing market than in the market for flats. Houses listed for sale was down 33 per cent over the ye...

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Housing Stocks in Focus as The UK House Prices Rise Sharply in April

Housing Stocks in Focus as The UK House Prices Rise Sharply in April

Source:  jaturonoofer, Shutterstock Summary The asking price for UK homes hits a record high in April this year, says Rightmove. The asking home price in Britain rose by £6,733 in the five weeks to 10 April this year. Factors inclu...

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Foxtons Reports Strong Revenues for Q1, Advances Acquisition Strategy

Foxtons Reports Strong Revenues for Q1, Advances Acquisition Strategy

Source: Alexander Raths, Shutterstock Summary Foxtons invested £3 million to acquire a stake in Boomin, a next-generation property venue. The company’s first-quarter sales surged by 24 per cent year-on-year to GBP 28.5 million Rev...

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3 Property Sector Gainers in Focus as UK House Prices Dip in March

3 Property Sector Gainers in Focus as UK House Prices Dip in March

Source: PhuShutter, Shutterstock Summary The UK annual house price growth slowed to 5.7 per cent for March, says Nationwide survey. Home prices were down 0.2 per cent on a month-on-month basis for the month. The housing sector’s long-te...

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3 FTSE Housebuilding Stocks in Focus After JP Morgan Says Sector Has Solid Foundations

3 FTSE Housebuilding Stocks in Focus After JP Morgan Says Sector Has Solid Foundations

Source: ungvar, Shutterstock Summary Brokerage firm JP Morgan said that the UK’s housebuilding market had solid foundations due to the sector receiving ongoing support by the government. The research report held a positive long-term outl...

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Top 10 Real Estate and REIT Stocks with Robust Returns

Top 10 Real Estate and REIT Stocks with Robust Returns

Source: Alexander Raths, Shutterstock Summary A majority of real estate stocks have doubled their investor’s money in a years’ time. These are considered an ideal choice for portfolio diversification. Investing in real estate ...

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