With government policy focused on ensuring local authorities deliver on their new home targets and committed to driving economic development, if your land is on the edge of town, it may have unrealised potential.
The presence of some of the world’s biggest tech giants is pushing up London rental prices in properties surrounding their main offices in the capital, a new study suggests.
Across England and Wales, 11% of sales already this year have been of new build properties, while in London they account for some 13% of transactions, according to new research.
Tessa Shepperson says restrictive nature of legislation means landlords have no option but to charge pet rent now that all deposits are capped at five weeks.
Properties in England have seen the strongest rental growth in the UK in the past five years, rising by 15.6%, the latest lettings figures show, Wales the weakest.
A failure to adopt a more joined-up approach to planning the UK’s towns and cities will make it impossible to meet the challenges of climate change, population growth and environmental risks over the coming decades, according to planners.
East London boroughs are among the highest performers for both historic and potential future house price growth, according to a new borough by borough analysis of the residential housing market in the capital.
Price growth in key UK cities has slowed to more sustainable levels as the market adapts to a changing profile of demand, resulting from tax and policy changes and increased mortgage regulation, the latest index report suggests.
A third of house buyers in Britain turn a blind eye to serious structural issues and risk losing thousands, according to new research.
The majority of self-employed workers in the UK, some 71%, believe it’s harder for them to get a mortgage and blame unfair application processes.
There has been a consistent rise in residential property owners looking to let their property, with a 15.3% increase across London from January to August this year compared to the same period in 2018.
The price premium being paid for a freehold property by home buyers in England and Wales is at its highest since 2011, enhanced by issues relating to leaseholds, new research suggests.
New home building in Scotland has increased by 15% in the last 12 months, a rise of 3,000 new properties compared with the previous year, official figures show.
A prolonged period of low rates and stagnant house price growth has helped boost the number of mortgages approved to buyers with small deposits, typically those buying their first home, the latest mortgage trend report shows.
Residential property sales in August remained broadly stable year on year, with just a 0.9% drop from 2018, the latest official figures show, a significant 15.8% rise month on month.
Landlords are typically spending £12,000 refurbishing and this level of investment is improving the quality of homes in the private rented sector, new research has found.
Property Investor Kindale has acquired an office building at Temple Point Business Park, Leeds, for £1.22m.
An estimated 8.4 million people in England are living in an unaffordable, insecure or unsuitable home, according to the National Housing Federation.
A landlord has become the first in England to be banned from the private rented sector after being found not to be a fit and property person to be licenced for an HMO.
Homes put up for sale at an unrealistic price sell for £12,000 less than their listing price on average across England and Wales and remain longer on the market, new research suggests.
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