Build to Rent Sector Setting New Records

A record amount of money – more than £4.1bn - was poured into the UK’s Build to Rent sector last year. A report by property...

Average 3% Growth in Property Prices for 2022

Last year saw the highest rise in property prices since just before the big recession in 2006. By December 2021 they were up 10.4...

Flats Become ‘Go To’ Property Type Again

Flats are back in demand, as more people slowly start to go back to work in cities.  Rightmove says city apartments were the most searched...

Mortgage Affordability Rules Relaxed

Gross mortgage lending is predicted to fall by £35bn next year as the property market begins to stabilise, according to analysts.  But it will begin...

How Will Property in 2022 Fare?

By the end of the year, one in 16 private households will have moved home – that’s how busy the UK housing market has...

Broadband Quality Second Most Important ‘Must Have’ When Buying a Home

A super-fast internet connection can add £5,000 to the value of a property, according to more than 294 UK estate agents. The comment came on...

14-year Monthly Record for House Price Rises

House prices in England hit a new monthly record in September as they increased in value by 1.7% between August and last month. And...

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...