Fewer Property Sales and City Rental Prices Down

As predicted, house sales fell in July - in line with the end of the most generous government Stamp Duty Holiday offering.  And the slump...

Average Rents Grow as House Prices and Sizes Fall

As the UK property market finally begins to slow down – especially for homes at the higher end of the market, the private rental...

Momentum Slowing but House Prices Still Rising

The average property in the UK increased in value by £1000, last month - according to the most recent Halifax index.  It brings the cost...

A “Perfect Storm of Demand” for UK Property

June 2021 was the busiest ever month on record for the UK property market. HMRC saw 213,120 property transactions over the entire 30 days. That...

Biggest Monthly House Price Rise Since 2007

House prices grew by the biggest monthly margin in June since 2007, new figures show.  The Rightmove survey – which calculates on the basis of...

Commercial Property Preferences Change Post-Pandemic

Commercial property investors and landlords are repositioning their portfolios by selling up retail and office space and opting for student campuses and warehousing instead.  Global...

Property Market Continues to Build Momentum

Around £5.1 billion – that’s the amount buyers in England paid collectively in Stamp Duty over the past year.  It sounds a lot but it...

Stamp Duty ‘Bonanza’ Reducing Amidst Calls to Scrap it Completely

It’s been a long-time coming – although it’s still too soon for many potential house buyers – but Rishi Sunak’s bumper stamp duty holiday...

UK Monthly House Prices ‘down,’ Annual Figures ‘up’

House prices have fallen by 1.9% since March this year. But official figures from the UK House Price Index for April also show an annual...

Sellers Market Continues as Summer Approaches

It is not just sellers, canny savers and surveyors who are benefitting from today’s fast-paced property market, it seems. Property selling website On The Market...