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Housing Market cools for the first time this year

Asking values for houses fell for the first time this year, as freshly gathered data shows a potential cooling period in the housing market.

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Bank of England governor alerts to danger of potential financial crisis as UK house prices rise to record 10.5%

The Bank of England’s governor, Mark Carney, has reinforced his ominous forecasts concerning the UK housing market, as new data indicated that house prices rose by 10.5% in the 12 months to May.

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It’s Homes under the Hammer for Countrywides Auction in Exeter

On the 22nd of July at Exeter Racecourse, Countrywide Auctions will be joined by the popular BBC programme Homes under the Hammer. This auction will be full of extra excitement as the cameras are set to roll and as we … Continue reading

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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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National Auction Kicks off in Manchester

Covering the North West, North Wales and the West Midlands, this auction being held at Manchester United’s Football Club on the 15th of July, is not to be missed. With a catalogue full of properties, this is one of our … Continue reading

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Half a million new homes needed before the end of the decade

Local Authorities across England and Wales are demanding that plans are made to build half a million new homes before the end of the decade. It is being described as a ‘national scandal’, and that the current¬†shortage of affordable housing … Continue reading

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Not so remote anymore..superfast broadband where you live

The government have announced they are spending £10 million to find ways of getting superfast broadband to remote areas of Britain.

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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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