Tag: Rent

UK rental market expected to be strong in 2014

The private rental market in the UK should prove to be interesting in 2014 as the Help to Buy mortgages scheme is set to get more first time buyers into the market but a lack of new housing means supply … Continue reading

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Is your Tenancy Deposit Protected?

Almost one in three tenants are completely unaware of their right to have their tenancy deposit protected so that their cash is kept safe until they decide to move on, a housing charity announced last week.

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Private renting more popular than ever

With renting fast becoming the social norm for many, the number of private tenants has exceeded the number of social tenants for the first time since the 1960s.

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Number of first-time buyers is on the rise

The latest annual Halifax first-time buyer review has indicated that there was an increase of approximately 12% in the number of first-time buyers during 2012.

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To the Manor Born

Living in a manor house is no longer exclusively the domain of moneyed gentry with titles and servants, with these recommended rentals you’ll feel likeĀ a royal. Today, there are plenty of beautiful manor houses that have been converted into apartments. … Continue reading

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Survey reveals homeownership aspirations and barriers

With an estimated 2.5million house sales lost since the market downturn, Countrywide, the UK’s largest property services group, has conducted a second exclusive research study with YouGov to highlight the serious issues facing the UK housing market.

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Retro Rentals

If you’re looking to rent a property it’s likely that many of the houses or apartments you view will have neutral decor specifically chosen to appeal to the masses, but what if you’re looking for something a little more bold?

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More Families Set to Rent rather than Buy

A report commissioned by the Resolution Foundation and Shelter has projected that an increasing number of families with children will have little choice but to rent property in the future rather than buy.

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