Category: House Prices

Should the newly formed government take a more flexible approach to the Greenbelt?

The Greenbelt has been a long protected element of the British countryside, but with the current housing shortage is it time to consider relaxing the rules?

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Economy, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, New Builds, Property Market, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , 5 Comments

Countrywide call for transparency and stability for landlords and tenants

As we are all aware when housing is in short supply, the private rental sector is extremely important. Countrywide’s Tonic for Tomorrow paper has called for measures to protect the private rental sector and make improvements to benefit both landlords and … Continue reading

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Environment, House Prices, Industry News, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Tenants Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , 8 Comments

UK house prices rising, according to surveyors

A poll taken by a large number of property surveyors has shown that house prices in the UK are still rising – with the possible exception of London and the North of England.

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: House Prices, Property Market, Property News Tags: , , , Comments Off

Ensure that your rental property is on a potential tenant’s radar

If you’re a landlord who is managing and / or growing a property portfolio, your rental strategy should not ignore the potential of acquiring property close to rental hubs. Here’s just the tool to help.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Environment, House Prices, Landlords Advice, Latest News, Letting, Property News, Technology, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Halifax report rise in house prices for March

Halifax have released a report revealing UK house prices went up by 0.4% in March on the previous month. However, the report also stated that the annual rate for the growth of property price has slackened.

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: House Prices, Property Market, Property News Tags: , , , , Comments Off

Homes for Britain Rally

The ‘Homes for Britain’ campaign is calling on all political parties to commit to end the housing crisis within a generation.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Buying Property, House Prices, Industry News, Mortgages, Property Market, Property News, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Mortgage approvals at highest levels for 6 months

The Bank of England has released data showing that the number of mortgages being approved in Britain during February 2015 was the highest it had been in six months.

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: House Prices, Mortgages Tags: , , Comments Off

Average price for UK home nearing peak

In a report conducted by Rightmove, it has been revealed that the average price for a home in the United Kingdom is just £30 short of the all-time record amount. Rightmove went on to forecast that the peak average price … Continue reading

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Estate Agents, House Prices, Property Market Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off