Property sales and prices expected to remain steady in 2017

Property sales and prices expected to remain steady in 2017

The property market in 2017 is expected to be one which is characterised by its resolute attitude and steady behaviours, according to a new survey released this week. Over the past few years, in [...]

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19-December-16 General Lettings News
Rent continues to grow, but price rises are slowing annually

Rent continues to grow, but price rises are slowing annually

The price of renting a home in the UK continues to rise, according to new data, which indicates that the market is still as strong as it has been for some time. However, the rate at which rents are in [...]

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16-December-16 General Lettings News
It's the little things: What tenants are looking for when they come to see a rental home

It's the little things: What tenants are looking for when they come to see a rental home

There may be almost five million people renting across the UK in the private sector at present, but although there is a captive audience for rental properties, it's important that anyone letting o [...]

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16-December-16 General Lettings News
Landlords facing higher charges will not increase rents

Landlords facing higher charges will not increase rents

There have been many new challenges rearing their heads for landlords across the UK in the last few months, from the mortgage tax relief changes, to the higher Stamp Duty costs and the announcement th [...]

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15-December-16 General Lettings News
FCA to examine whether mortgage market is beneficial to consumers

FCA to examine whether mortgage market is beneficial to consumers

The UK's financial watchdog has announced that it is now ready to have a look at the country's mortgage market to determine whether or not it is working for consumers, and if it could be impro [...]

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14-December-16 General Lettings News
England and Wales asking prices fall in early December

England and Wales asking prices fall in early December

The UK property market is beginning to slow down towards the end of the year, as sellers react to the lower numbers of buyers around by lowering their asking prices in order to increase their chances [...]

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13-December-16 General Lettings News
Rents outside London rise faster than in the capital for the first time since 2010

Rents outside London rise faster than in the capital for the first time since 2010

Rental prices are rising faster away from London than they are in the capital, closing the rent gap nationwide, according to a new report released this week. Over the last five years, there has b [...]

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12-December-16 General Lettings News
Number of rental listings rose by 7% in November this year

Number of rental listings rose by 7% in November this year

The number of rental properties listed in the UK rose once again in November as the PRS continued to go from strength to strength, and landlords increase in confidence in the future potential of their [...]

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09-December-16 General Lettings News
Top 5 most common winter home problems to be aware of

Top 5 most common winter home problems to be aware of

Winter is a busy time of the year for everyone. From trying to get work done before you shut down for Christmas to just managing to find the perfect gifts and festive treats for yourself and your fami [...]

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09-December-16 Property Management
Lack of housing supply in the UK continues as listings fall

Lack of housing supply in the UK continues as listings fall

The number of homes coming to market in the UK is causing an ongoing problem with supply levels, according to a new report, which shows there was a surprising fall in available homes for sale in Novem [...]

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08-December-16 General Lettings News