Thomson ReutersFebruary 20, 2013 03:15
* Says to raise 200 mln stg from selling new shares
* Refinances debts to reduce interest bill
* Expects to be part of FTSE-250 midcap index
By Tom Bill
LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Countrywide Holdings, Britain's largest estate agent by revenue, plans to return to the stock market after nearly six years in private hands, hoping a fragile housing market recovery will be enough to tempt investors amid growing demand for new issues.