Dublin News

Dublin house prices continue to rise

Property prices in some Dublin areas rise by almost a third over last year House prices in Dublin have risen for the ninth consecutive quarter, according to the latest survey by leading property w...
Berlin News

Berlin senate bans short rentals

Berlin’s senate has voted against short term lets to tourists in an attempt to stop rising rents in the city. It is estimated that as many as 12,000 apartments have been taken off the long-te...
Brussels News

Brussels to build new housing

The Brussels regional government plans to build 6,000 new housing units by 2020 to cope with its growing population. The city estimates that it has about 14,000 new residents every year. New housin...
London News

London ministry becomes home for seniors

A development of one-bedroom apartments designed for wealthy seniors citizens is planned for London’s central Victoria area. About 50 apartments, with a starting price £1.2 million, are...
Oxford News

Oxfordshire house prices continue falling

Figures released by the Land Registry, which uses the price paid for property to produce a monthly index for house prices in the UK, show that house prices in Oxfordshire fell another 0.1 per cent in...
London News

New measures to help rough sleepers in London

New measures to cut the number of rough sleepers on London
Vienna News

Number of homeless in Vienna rising

The number of people living rough on the streets of Vienna is rising dramatically, reports the Austrian Times. Head of homeless charity Caritas Vienna, Michael Landau, said that he expected record num...
Copenhagen News

Unemployment in public housing areas goes up in Denmark

The number of ghettos in Denmark has nearly doubled in the last year according to the ministry of social affairs. A ghetto is defined as public housing areas with 1,000 inhabitants and over 40 per...
Amsterdam News

Amsterdam housing costing less

The price of renting a property in Amsterdam has dropped by 7.1 per cent in the last six months according to property website Pararius, reports Dutch News online. Despite this, Amsterdam remains the m...
Jersey News

New development for St Helier

Two new development schemes have been proposed for Jersey
Barcelona News

Barcelona scheme to lease housing

Barcelona council is to begin selling homes to eligible residents on a leasehold basis. An initial 40 apartments will be allocated in a draw early in 2010. Under the new scheme the council will transf...
Oxford News

Campaign to improve private rentals

Oxford city council has launched a voluntary landlord accreditation scheme to help raise the standard of the city
Oxford News

Oxford council tenants get more choice

Council tenants in Oxford are now being offered a county-wide choice of accommodation rather than being restricted within their own local authority. The new Oxfordshire Homechoice scheme means tha...
Jersey News

House prices rise in Jersey

So far Jersey has weathered the storm of plummeting house prices worldwide. Figures recently released show that house prices, on average, in fact have gone up by two per cent in the last 12 months....