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Cheap mortgages are disappearing already

MortgageThe cheapest mortgages on the market right now are slowly starting to be removed by banks.
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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Mortgages Tags: , , Leave a comment

First time buyers are waiting longer to get onto the property ladder

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The latest news that has got everyone talking is that first time buyers are having to wait longer to take that first step on the property ladder. The annual First Time Buyers (FTB) Survey found that almost two thirds (65%) of people were waiting longer to buy their dream home. Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Latest News, Property Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Leave a comment

Short supply of houses, is this responsible for the rise in prices?

Help to BuyProperty surveyors have stated that there has been a drop in the number of people putting their houses up for sale. This is thought to be a contributing factor to the rise in house prices across the UK’s property market. Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Economy, Latest News, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Leave a comment

Wonderful homes with a definite wow factor!

4 bed HenleyWith the election firmly behind us, and summer on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at some refreshing property that could take your breath away. Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Architecture and Design, Buying, Interesting Properties, Selling, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , Leave a comment

The property market – how it stands now.

10 Downing Street.There seems to be a raft of positive messages from property experts after last week’s general election. With David Cameron’s place at number 10 confirmed, it is now time for the Prime Minister to set about delivering what he has promised for the UK’s property market. Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Economy, Latest News, Uncategorized Tags: , , , 3 Comments

Should the newly formed government take a more flexible approach to the Greenbelt?

greenbeltThe Greenbelt has been a long protected element of the British countryside, but with the current housing shortage is it time to consider relaxing the rules? Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Economy, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, New Builds, Property Market, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , 5 Comments

Countrywide call for transparency and stability for landlords and tenants

Help to BuyAs we are all aware when housing is in short supply, the private rental sector is extremely important. Countrywide’s Tonic for Tomorrow paper has called for measures to protect the private rental sector and make improvements to benefit both landlords and tenants.  Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Environment, House Prices, Industry News, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , 8 Comments

No mansion tax – the perfect time to buy ‘Prestige’

prestige logoWith the prospect of a mansion tax now firmly off of the political agenda, greater activity could be on the horizon for the £2 million plus housing market. Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, For Sale, Industry News, Interesting Properties, Uncategorized Tags: , , , 1 Comment