Category: Property News

Are Homebuyers Feeling Hesitant?

A new survey released this week suggests that the average Brit looking to move house or purchase their first home actually consider these plans for around 3.6 years. This survey conducted by GoCompare shows that 52% of Brits are considering … Continue reading

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Luxury homes in London that nobody wants to live in

It is well documented that more wealthy overseas buyers are investing in residential property in London as the market is seen as a safe haven for their cash. So it was interesting to see reports at the weekend that almost … Continue reading

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Broker battle for Help to Buy mortgages heats up

Prospective property owners across the UK have been given a significant boost this week as a number of new and attractive help to buy mortgages have been placed on the market for them to choose from. The new deals are … Continue reading

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2013 saw 8.4% increase in house prices

Property prices in the UK rose by a monumental 8.4% in 2013, according to prominent Building Society Nationwide. This means that the average price of a house in Britain is now estimated to be around £175,826, almost a £10,000 rise … Continue reading

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Homelessness rises with house prices in London and south-east

The number of reported homeless people in London and the South East has increased heavily in the past year, suggesting that rising property prices are starting to genuinely force people out of their homes. 

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House demand is ‘far exceeding’ supply

House demand is ‘far exceeding’ supply, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors warn. Property brokers have issued a warning to the current administration, highlighting that there is a huge deficit between house demand and actual supply in the UK at the … Continue reading

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Prime Minister Cameron praises Help to Buy scheme

The Prime Minister David Cameron has moved to address fears about a potential housing bubble, arguing that recent statistics indicate that it has been a ‘success’.

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Help to Buy is risking ‘bubble’ burst

Help to Buy is risking ‘bubble’ that UK cannot afford to let burst Help to Buy could potentially have a devastating impact on the property market, the chief executive of Lloyds has warned.

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