Tag: House Prices

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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Housing boom potentially peaks as prices of new houses on the market come to ‘a virtual standstill’, says Rightmove

The recent burgeoning surge in property prices appears to have decelerated across the UK this month according to Rightmove’s newly published House Price Index (HPI). Adding further fuel to the fiery debate surrounding house prices, Rightmove suggest that prices have … Continue reading

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Interest Rates – Are They Set to Soar?

There has been much speculation around the subject of interest rate rises for some time now. Thankfully, since the Chancellor, George Osborne, announced in his Mansion House speech, that the Bank of England will be given new powers to intervene … Continue reading

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Rabbit Hutch Britain

Today’s Independent newspaper reports that millions of people are living in homes that are too small for them. The poorest households are said to be worst hit with resulting health problems for inhabitants including asthma, depression and insomnia.

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Property market beginning to “moderate”, says Nationwide

There’s an increasing amount of evidence within the property market to suggest that that it is “starting to moderate”, according to one of the country’s biggest building society.

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Property Click – Introducing the new way to buy property

If you like the idea of purchasing a property at auction but don’t have the time to travel to an auction house, or squeeze telephone bidding into your busy schedule, the solution is at your fingertips. Property Click is the brand … Continue reading

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Bank holiday bargains!

This week in the press, there’s been a lot of talk about the UK housing market and more specifically the annual rise in property prices following the latest official data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS).

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