Rise in property assets and prices contributing to increasing household wealth

Rise in property assets and prices contributing to increasing household wealth

The UK property market is one of the most valuable anywhere in the world, with its ability to hold strong against adversity and its consistent price rises making it a fantastic prospect for investors [...]

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09-August-17 General Lettings News
Number of overseas landlords operating in UK property falling since 2010

Number of overseas landlords operating in UK property falling since 2010

Over the last ten years, and particularly since the start of this decade, there has been a swelling in the number of people who choose to live in rented accommodation rather than buying their own home [...]

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09-August-17 General Lettings News
Falling confidence among UK landlords over rental yields' stability

Falling confidence among UK landlords over rental yields' stability

The number of landlords who are feeling confident about the ability of the UK private rented sector to deliver them a steady income stream has fallen, new data has shown. Over the past couple of [...]

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08-August-17 General Lettings News
Commuters moving further afield and pushing rental prices ever higher

Commuters moving further afield and pushing rental prices ever higher

More people who work in London are now moving further afield to find somewhere to live, with cheaper renting costs pushing demand higher in an increasingly wide geographic area, according to reports.& [...]

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08-August-17 General Lettings News
UK private rental prices on the rise at last after months of flat growth

UK private rental prices on the rise at last after months of flat growth

The average rent paid by new tenants in the UK property market has climbed in July after having experienced falls in May and June, showing that the rented sector may once again be returning to a healt [...]

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07-August-17 General Lettings News
UK's smaller building companies starting to experience Brexit price hikes

UK's smaller building companies starting to experience Brexit price hikes

The Brexit effect is having a real impact on small builders across the UK, with material prices increasing markedly, squeezing the margins of those operating across the country. As a result, buil [...]

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04-August-17 General Lettings News
Govt announces new fund aimed at meeting housing targets

Govt announces new fund aimed at meeting housing targets

The government has unveiled details of a new fund that it hopes will help to provide more land for building new homes across the UK property market. One of the government's headline policies [...]

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03-August-17 General Lettings News
UK buyers' Stamp Duty payments hit £8.3bn in 2016

UK buyers' Stamp Duty payments hit £8.3bn in 2016

The past two years have seen a number of changes in the world of property taxation in the UK, and it has had a significant impact on the total amount of Stamp Duty UK buyers paid last year, new data s [...]

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03-August-17 General Lettings News
UK property landlords to 'cut back on tenancies for under 35s'

UK property landlords to 'cut back on tenancies for under 35s'

Younger people may find it harder to rent in the UK property market moving forward, after a new survey found that a growing number of landlords operating in the private rented sector are thinking abou [...]

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02-August-17 General Lettings News
UK homeowners risking spending more money by not switching their mortgage

UK homeowners risking spending more money by not switching their mortgage

People who buy a home in the UK and do not opt to remortgage when their original fixed-term period comes to an end could be costing themselves hundreds of pounds every year, a new study has found.&nbs [...]

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31-July-17 General Lettings News