Mortgage lenders 'should consider rent payments' as part of application

Mortgage lenders 'should consider rent payments' as part of application

Those who are applying to buy a home should be able to use their rental payment history as a way to prove to lenders that they are reliable when it comes to repayments, it has been claimed. Many [...]

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31-October-17 General Lettings News
Market confidence in house price rises falls nationwide

Market confidence in house price rises falls nationwide

Market confidence in the property sector across the UK has fallen to its lowest level in almost five years, thanks to the lack of affordable homes and the perceived difficult times ahead for buyers na [...]

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30-October-17 General Lettings News
Surging rental prices slowed compared to previous months in September

Surging rental prices slowed compared to previous months in September

Rental prices in the UK's PRS have been rising for months, with tenants facing surges time and again throughout 2017. However, towards the end of summer, these increases started to subside, and th [...]

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26-October-17 General Lettings News
One in three buyers experiences regrets after their purchase

One in three buyers experiences regrets after their purchase

People nationwide could be jumping in too fast when it comes to purchasing homes, a new study has found, revealing that many people soon find that what they thought was going to be their dream house i [...]

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25-October-17 General Lettings News
Top reasons letting agency software is a useful tool for your operations

Top reasons letting agency software is a useful tool for your operations

Being a letting agent is not an easy job. In a market where renting homes has become more common than ever before, letting agents are constantly on the go and having to deal with a million things at o [...]

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25-October-17 Property Management
Property sales fall in September, but are still up year on year

Property sales fall in September, but are still up year on year

A lack of supply of residential properties in the UK has dented the number of sales made in September, new data shows. According to the findings from HMRC, residential sales were down by some 1.8 per [...]

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24-October-17 General Lettings News
Landlords in London not put off by changes to taxation

Landlords in London not put off by changes to taxation

The majority of landlords across the UK have felt the pinch over the course of the last couple of years, as the government has changed how they are impacted by tax. But in one area of the country at l [...]

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23-October-17 General Lettings News
New homes could save £700 per year for residents

New homes could save £700 per year for residents

Landlords in the UK looking to expand their portfolios could do worse than look at brand new properties, which have a unique selling point that could go a long way to attracting new tenants. Acco [...]

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23-October-17 General Lettings News
Majority of British homeowners unaware of interest rate rise impact

Majority of British homeowners unaware of interest rate rise impact

There has been speculation in the property market for some time that the Bank of England could soon have a significant impact on repayment prices as a result of growing interest rates. As some lenders [...]

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22-October-17 General Lettings News
More than half of parents can help their offspring onto the property ladder

More than half of parents can help their offspring onto the property ladder

The majority of parents across the UK could help their kids get onto the property ladder, according to a new study. As many as 61 per cent of those questioned as part of the Post Office Money sur [...]

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22-October-17 General Lettings News