The number of tenants in the UK’s private rented sector experiencing rent increases fell for the fourth month running in December but letting agents expect challenges ahead for the sector.
Rightmove has sent out letters to agents telling them that their subscriptions are to rise. The portal has strongly defended its hikes.
Almost £500 million is to be made available for the building of more than 11,000 much needed affordable properties, including for social rent, across England, it has been announced.
Average price up by 0.1% – the smallest annual gain since February 2013, says Nationwide
If you are still wondering how last year looked, then it would appear that more properties came on to the market, and fewer sold.
For the second year running, the number of transactions that exchanged were under the million mark, according to one source.
Aberdeen and Cambridge suffer sharpest falls since 2016 Brexit vote
Garden annexes are the latest must have in the UK’s housing market with planning applications up strongly as they add value to the price of a home, new research suggests.
New rules for conveyancers are now in place in Britain aimed at helping home buyers make a more informed choice when buying a property.
Rents in England and Wales increased by 1.8% in 2018 to an average of £865 per calendar month, the latest lettings sector tracker report shows.
The purpose built student property sector in the UK is resilient despite uncertainty with the number of space due to be ready for the 2019/2020 academic year up by 25%, new research shows.
Europe’s retail crisis deepened as companies in the U.K. and Germany are poised to cut thousands of jobs as online shopping accelerates the erosion of sales from traditional bricks-and-mortar stores.
Botched legislation over a ‘commencement notice’ means owners face losing their home
It’s one of the things that could lead to a refusal, making it harder to get a future loan
The property market in the UK is still moving despite ongoing Brexit uncertainty with the supply of homes available to buying at its highest level for the month on December for four years.
The Government is working on a new house sale agreement for England which is set to make the process faster and avoid sales of homes falling through.
Traditionally, many people have often sought homes which fall within the catchment area of a good school but new research suggests this is no longer the case and a budget supermarket is a bigger draw.
Gross mortgage lending across the residential market in the UK was 4.7% higher in December 2018 than in the same month in the previous year, new figures show.
The average price of farmland in Scotland was unchanged in 2018, remaining at £4,271 per acre, but the market has varied according to the type of land being sold, the latest sector index shows.
The Law Commission is proposing changes that would make it quicker and easier for leaseholders in England and Wales to take control of the day to day management of their building.
New research reveals the number of tenants in the private rented sector who leave their home before they are ready to as a result of a change in ownership.
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