04/05/2023 - National average asking rents outside London reach a new record of £1,190 per calendar month (pcm):Average asking rents outside of London for new tenants have now risen for 13 consecutive quarters
17/04/2023 - There is widespread confusion over energy efficiency rules planned for the private rented sector, according to Mortgage Advice Bureau.
05/04/2023 - What is the property market doing as we enter the springtime prime buying months? In property there are top-down people and bottom-up people. The top-down people seem to believe that it is the wealth
22/03/2023 - The average price of property coming to market rises by 0.8% (+£2,906) this month, mainly due to a 1.2% jump in the largest homes sector (top-of-the-ladder)
16/03/2023 - Given that the Budget yesterday was designed to boost economic growth, it was somewhat surprising that housing was completely overlooked.
02/03/2023 - With the property market now working in favour of buyers, negotiation between parties has suddenly become very important. Through the pandemic and its aftermath full and over-price offers were the order of the day.
06/02/2023 - There are areas of the British Isles, such as loftier parts of the Isle of Skye, where a compass doesn’t work. This anomaly is due to the local geology – a hard, abrasive, magnetic rock called gabbro.
16/01/2022 - House prices have enjoyed their biggest January jump since before the pandemic, rising 0.9 per cent. Rightmove data showed that compared with December average asking prices increased by £3,301 to £362,438 after two
11/01/2022 - Mortgage interest relief changes, the scrapping of the ‘wear and tear’ allowance and the introduction of the 3% stamp duty surcharge have hit landlords’ profits over the past few of years.
04/01/2022 - What it takes to make things happen in the property market this New Year, because wishing is no longer enough.