Less than a quarter of Brits live in their dream home, data shows

Less than a quarter of Brits live in their dream home, data shows

It's always been seen as something of a milestone to buy a home in the UK, with many of us having a picture in our heads of what our perfect house or apartment would look like. But a new study app [...]

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31-August-17 General Lettings News
Many landlords in UK property now 'reviewing their portfolios'

Many landlords in UK property now 'reviewing their portfolios'

While the rental market in the UK remains a strong prospect for landlords, the changes and political threats the sector has faced in the past 12 months mean that many have been reviewing their positio [...]

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31-August-17 General Lettings News
Northern cities leading the way in UK property price growth

Northern cities leading the way in UK property price growth

Traditionally, it has been London and the south of England that drives house price growth in the UK. With better performance than the rest of the country, the south has long propped up the sector as a [...]

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30-August-17 General Lettings News
Second steppers finding it harder than ever to move up the ladder

Second steppers finding it harder than ever to move up the ladder

Traditionally, getting onto the UK property ladder has been the hardest thing for prospective homeowners to do. It's generally accepted that once people have bought their first home, climbing the [...]

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29-August-17 General Lettings News
Increasing number of renters turning to the Bank of Mum and Dad for support

Increasing number of renters turning to the Bank of Mum and Dad for support

A growing number of tenants living in the UK property market's private rented sector are turning to their parents for financial support, according to a new study released this week. Tradition [...]

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29-August-17 General Lettings News
More letting agents experienced a rise in price in July than last year

More letting agents experienced a rise in price in July than last year

The number of letting agents who saw their tenants paying more for new tenancies was at a similar level in July as recorded in June, new data shows, but rents are rising faster than they were one year [...]

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25-August-17 General Lettings News
What to do when a tenant is breaking the terms of tenancy

What to do when a tenant is breaking the terms of tenancy

There are many ways that tenants can break the terms of the tenancy agreement they will have signed before they moved in. Whether they've not been paying their rent on time, have got a pet in the [...]

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25-August-17 Property Management
Average UK tenancy now lasts two years, new data shows

Average UK tenancy now lasts two years, new data shows

More people in the UK now see rented property as their home, which means an increasing number staying in their PRS houses for far longer than they would have in the past. According to data releas [...]

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24-August-17 General Lettings News
Buy-to-let lending set to become more strict across the UK

Buy-to-let lending set to become more strict across the UK

Landlords in the UK are being warned that now could be the time to remortgage if they want to expand their portfolios, with a reminder that new, stricter lending conditions are set to hit the market n [...]

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23-August-17 General Lettings News
Fewer people moving home, adding to lack of market activity

Fewer people moving home, adding to lack of market activity

The number of people moving home in the UK has fallen in the last few months, which shows that activity levels in the sector have dropped, and there are fewer properties around for first-time buyers t [...]

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22-August-17 General Lettings News