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UK inflation falls to lowest level for 5 years

 

1388613_66365471Inflation has fallen to its lowest level in 5 years, with the declining cost of fuel and a supermarket price battle thought to be the principal causes.

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UK homes less expensive now than at the housing market’s peak…

 

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Britain’s homes are generally less pricey now than they were at the housing market’s peak in 2007, with London being the exception as affordability within the capital seems to be fast becoming a mythical notion, according to new findings from estate agent Hamptons International.

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Offered at auction this October…

 

gavelNext week, Countrywide Property Auctions will return with their penultimate series of auctions for 2014. Kicking off with the first auction on Tuesday 21st in Manchester, which will present lots from Yorkshire, the North East and the East Midlands.

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How much do we still rely on the bank of Mum and Dad?

Piggy Bank SavingsA recent survey of 1000 people who are actively looking to buy property, has highlighted that the ‘bank of Mum and Dad’ is more vital than ever as a foot onto the property ladder. Continue reading

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Manchester Auction: Miss it, miss out!

 

Property auctionsAre you on the hunt for your next home? Or maybe you’d like to expand your property portfolio. Either way, you don’t want to miss a golden opportunity to scoop up your next property at auction.

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Average speed of UK cable broadband outstrips fibre broadband

 
BroadbandThe latest Ofcom report makes grim reading for fibre broadband users across the UK, as the watchdog declares cable broadband now provides a speedier service than fibre.
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Average UK house growth expected to slow

MoneyThe average price of UK property rose marginally by 0.6% in September on the previous month to £187,188, nonetheless this represents a peak in annual house price growth with properties’ values expected to increase at a more temperate rate henceforth, according to new data from Halifax.
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Tories propose 20% discount on fresh supply of 100,000 houses if re-elected…

 

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Young families and callow individuals seeking to climb onto the property ladder, can seemingly take heart from David Cameron’s most recent pledge to erect 100,000 new homes whilst also slashing 20% of their sale price.
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