Real estate

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Why UK house prices could plunge by 20% after the latest interest rate hike
Property market has defied gravity for years but analysts say rising mortgage rates will mirror the 1980s price crash

Larry Elliott Economics editor

28, Jan, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Gulf royals own more than £1bn of UK property via tax havens
New government register shows how offshore jurisdictions used for ownership of nearly 200 properties including hotels and country estates

Rob Davies

28, Jan, 2023 @7:30 AM

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UK for sale: how the wealthy hold British property via offshore firms
Exclusive: New register shines light on how businessmen, Gulf royals and states such as China have spent billions through offshore jurisdictions

Rowena Mason, Rob Davies and Henry Dyer

27, Jan, 2023 @2:45 PM

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Tory donors own UK properties via more than 150 offshore firms
People including property developers and peers who have collectively donated £21m named on new register

Henry Dyer, Rowena Mason, Ben Quinn and Carmen Aguilar García

27, Jan, 2023 @2:45 PM

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China owns vast network of UK real estate, offshore records reveal
Presence of key distribution centres on list of more than 250 properties raises questions about grip on supply chain links

Rob Davies

27, Jan, 2023 @2:45 PM

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John Lennon house and Lewis Hamilton mansion on offshore ownership register
Yoko Ono, Hamilton and Uri Geller declare themselves beneficial owners of overseas firms that hold UK property

Rob Davies

27, Jan, 2023 @2:45 PM

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Nadhim Zahawi faces questions over source of £30m unsecured loans to wife’s property company
Tory party chair urged to explain how he has managed his family’s fortune, after controversy over his tax affairs

Simon Goodley

26, Jan, 2023 @6:59 PM

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Upsize, downsize? Why the Covid property race for space went sour for homebuyers
Ultra-low rates and a desire for more room during lockdown drove UK house prices to new heights. But now many of those who moved are suffering

Jedidajah Otte

21, Jan, 2023 @4:00 PM

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What price paradise? How a Mallorcan artists’ haven became ‘a ghost town’
Residents say Deià was once a thriving village community – before the millionaires and billionaires moved in

Stephen Burgen in Deià

21, Jan, 2023 @10:00 AM

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From interest rates to the ‘race for space’: what is fuelling Australia’s rental nightmare?
After unprecedented growth there are signs rents are beginning to ease, but many experts predict prices will stay high for a while

Cait Kelly

20, Jan, 2023 @2:00 PM

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Joshua Tree’s ‘Invisible House’ could be yours for $18m
A surreal desert structure that ‘flaunts its abundance’ has attracted celebrities and more: ‘Demi Lovato saw aliens there’

Lois Beckett in Los Angeles

20, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Cash and the crown estate: a look at the British monarchy’s funding deal
The taxpayer funded sovereign grant will not accrue extra money from the monarch’s £1bn-a-year offshore wind leases. But the crown still has revenue from oil and gas drilling rights and real estate

Alex Lawson Energy correspondent

19, Jan, 2023 @4:54 PM

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