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House prices drop 0.1% in February

The largest building society in the United Kingdom, Nationwide, have released figures revealing that house prices fell by 0.1% in February 2015. The report also showed that the rate of price inflation had dropped to 5.7%, meaning that is has … Continue reading

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Homeownership falls to lowest level for 29 years

The Department for Communities and Local Government has released data from the English Housing Survey revealing that of the 22.6 million households in England during 2013/14, 63% of them were occupied by the owners. This is a fall of 2% … Continue reading

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General election could affect housing market momentum

Countrywide, the UK’s largest property group has warned that the housing market could experience a ‘sluggish’ period in the run up to the general election.

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Oh I do want to be beside the seaside!

Ever dreamed of waking up to inspiring ocean views and the melodic rhythm of waves lapping against the shore? If so, your seaside idle could be closer than you think.

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Confidence in housing market reaches three year high

Confidence in the UK property market has reached a three year high, according to new research from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks.

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Inflation falls to 0.3% in January

UK Consumer Prices Index Inflation went down to 0.3% in January 2015, the lowest rate it has been at since the Office for National Statistics began gathering the data in 1989. This means it has fallen by 0.2% since December … Continue reading

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Over 50s are missing out on record low mortgage rates

The benefits of the escalating mortgage price war are being missed by those over the age of 50 according to the latest figures.

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Homes for Britain

The Homes for Britain campaign brings together the entire housing sector and Countrywide are calling on all political parties to commit to end the housing crisis within a generation.

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