How to play a UK property rebound

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Property investors could do worse than go shopping in Britain

After three years of double-digit returns, 2016 has been dull for property investors. The IPD UK Monthly Property index, which tracks the perfomance of £45bn-worth of direct real estate investments, has returned under 1% year-to-date. Meanwhile, the listed property stocks, which dropped sharply after the Brexit vote, have recovered most of the ground they lost, but are still set to end the year lower. 

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