Monthly Archives: December 2011

Tighter mortgage application conditions

Millions of potential borrowers could be refused a mortgage under new reforms proposed by the industry watchdog.

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Posted by: WarrenWilson Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Finance Tags: , , 9 Comments

Property sales reach highest levels for the entire year

The number of properties sold in the UK has reached an annual high, according to the latest figures.

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Flats in cities

Daily commute a chore? Perhaps you don’t want to pay the New Year’s exorbitant train fare. A flat in the city gives you the best of both worlds. Close to work and then on weekends you can get out to … Continue reading

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Mortgage market in 2012

Thinking of buying a house in the New Year? Will prices rise, will they fall, will banks loosen up on their lending grip or will the euro crisis keep banks and lenders at bay? We look at some industry predictions … Continue reading

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House repossessions could increase in 2012

The number of property repossessions could rise in 2012, new figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) suggests.

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Pricey Pads = Rental Luxury

According to the latest research from Zoopla, falling house prices and ever increasing demand for rental property has made it more expensive to rent than to buy in 45 of the 50 largest towns in the UK.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Interesting Properties, Renting, Tenants Advice, To Rent, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , 1 Comment

Sold – Pete Townshend’s Cornish retreat

The fantastic former home of Pete Townshend from the pop band ‘The Who’ has recently been sold by Countrywide Estate Agents. 

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Celebrity, For Sale, House Prices, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , Comments Off

Top 10 Christmas driving songs revealed

As the nation prepares for the festive season, many of us will be preparing to tune into some Christmas classics with the top 10 driving songs.

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