Category: Estate Agents

It’s Hammer Time for Countrywide’s London Auction

On Thursday 24th July at 1.00pm, Countrywide Property Auctions will hold one of its Summer auctions event at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel in Piccadilly, London.

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Funds running short for Help to Buy in Scotland

Funds set aside for the Help to Buy scheme in Scotland have run out only three months into the financial year leading many would-be buyers’ dreams of home ownership to crumble.

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House price inflation accelerating faster than pay rises

The gap between rocketing house prices and pay rises for workers is expected to widen for at least the next five years, with potential to continue to do so for decades to come, the government advisory body concerned with public … Continue reading

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The Cambridge Collection

Cambridgeshire is this weeks property picks destination, after having seen some of the lovely sights on Television, as the Tour De France passed through, I found inspiration and some great properties.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying, For Sale, New Builds, Uncategorized Tags: , , Comments Off

UK house prices sharply rise surpassing 2007 peak

UK house prices outstripped their highest valuations of 2007 casting doubts on the supposed cooling of the housing market. Rising for the 14th successive month, house prices grew by 1% in June which in turn stretched the annual rate of … Continue reading

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Help to Buy is assisting the right homebuyers with 55% of purchasers coming from the private rented sector

55% of people who have bought a property using the Government backed Help to Buy scheme have moved from the private rented sector, according to findings in Countrywide plc’s latest Quarterly Market Review.

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Industry experts predict that interest rates could rise to 5%

According to Sir Charlie Bean, deputy governor for monetary policy at the Bank of England, it is ‘reasonable’ to think that rates will return to pre-recession levels in 10 years or more.

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Fancy a flutter in Ascot?

Every year horse racing fanatics, fashionistas and royalty flock to the delightful town of Ascot to attend one of the most exhilarating British sporting and social events of the summer – Royal Ascot.

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