Tag: Economy

Short supply of houses, is this responsible for the rise in prices?

Property surveyors have stated that there has been a drop in the number of people putting their houses up for sale. This is thought to be a contributing factor to the rise in house prices across the UK’s property market.

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The property market – how it stands now.

There seems to be a raft of positive messages from property experts after last week’s general election. With David Cameron’s place at number 10 confirmed, it is now time for the Prime Minister to set about delivering what he has … Continue reading

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Upward trend in mortgage approvals, according to high street banks

UK high street banks have revealed that there’s an upward trend developing in the number of mortgages that get approved.

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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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Demand falls for high value mortgages

The Bank of England has released a report revealing that the demand for mortgage loans in Britain has dropped significantly in the first quarter of this year.

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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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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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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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