There has been a surge in the number of switching plans from existing equity release customers, thanks to record lows in equity release rates, new figures show.
The Sunday Times yesterday drew attention to what it called a ‘share sale puzzle’ at Purplebricks.
An analysis of data from HM Revenue and Customs reveals that inheritance tax paid by UK families has topped £5 billion a year for the first time in history.
Incredible aerial shots show work at David and Victoria Beckham’s new £6million country pile is at a STANDSTILL.
Soaring home values provided a major boost to Britons holding property assets in 2016 as they helped push the nation’s wealth through the £10tn mark, according to a new survey.
Whoever said landlords were evil property moguls hogging all the property should have been watching Channel 4 last night.
With significantly more new homes urgently needed to help plug the housing shortage in this country, the government views the Build to Rent as key to providing a large number of them, especially in locations like London, where the UK’s largest Build to Rent development is set to receive a £65m boost.
Political uncertainty has scared off many sellers, with new property listings dropping for the second consecutive month, down 1.6% in July after a drop of 1.9% in June.
Cladding used on 111 high-rise blocks across Britain, 90 of which are owned or managed by social housing providers, have now failed a second round of fire safety tests in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
Former Premier League football star and presenter of Gladiators TV show John Fashanu was locked up in a Nigerian cell with 200 other prisoners after being accused of a land scam, it has been revealed.
If you’re not fully covered when it comes to protecting your home and health then you’re not alone.
Rightmove announced both revenues and profits up in the first half of this year, driven by growth in its agency and new homes business.
Countrywide shares endured a miserable day on the market yesterday after the country’s largest agent reported half-year profits down by 98% compared with the same period a year ago.
Young professionals — rather than students — now make up the majority of the house sharing rental market, with 63 per cent of those renting a room now in relatively well-paid white collar jobs, according to a new report.
Nearly half of the UK property market’s homeowners have made large changes to their homes in the last year.
The average price of a home in the UK stood at £221,000 in May, up by around £10,000 from the corresponding month last year, the ONS said, with England seeing the biggest hike in prices, with growth of 5%.
The rate of inflation fell unexpectedly to 2.6% in June from 2.9% the previous month, led by lower oil prices.
Equity release lending will surpass £3bn in 2017 after breaking the £2bn barrier last year, Key Retirement has predicted.
It’s not happening here (yet) but several articles on US websites have started talking up the possibility of Amazon going into the online house sales business.
Over a third more people in the UK aged over 50 are using equity release to make improve their home and lifestyle in the last five years, according to new research.