Asking prices in the UK fell by 1.5%, or £4,496 this month which means that they are now almost £10,000 lower than in October, the latest monthly index shows.
Almost 2.5 million (12%) ‘children’ have returned to live in their parent’s home with their partner in tow, Churchill home insurance has found.
Allsop’s final residential auction of the year will see 270 lots auctioned at The Cumberland Hotel in London.
Emoov has appointed administrators as a result of not being able to secure a buyer – the move had been widely anticipated for some days.
There needs to be a significant increase in the number of homes being purpose built for older people in the UK, according to a new report.
Property search agency Stacks Property has revealed its predictions for the market in 2019, with expectations of a good year to come once Brexit negotiations are sorted.
More than 600,000 homes remain empty across England, research carried out by quick sale site Good Move has revealed.
Home owners in the UK aged 55 and over are releasing the equivalent of £11 million every day from their homes, according to the latest quarterly lending figures from the Equity Release Council.
Some 17,000 brownfield sites have been identified and mapped in Britain, totalling around 27,700 hectares, which could provide space for more than 961,000 new homes.
The UK is anticipating another financial crash within the next four years, MoneySuperMarket research has revealed.
A government minister has told the estate agency industry that it must be more transparent over the issue of referral fees.
Over 6.9 million parents (20%) have given their children ‘their inheritance’ early to try to reduce the amount of inheritance tax payable on their estates, totalling £227bn, at an average of £32,920.10, Direct Line Insurance has found.
Over a third (35%) of millennials prioritise saving for a deposit on a home over their retirement, Prudential has found.
There has been a notable increase in the number of people wanting to step off the property ladder and rent in retirement because of the various benefits it offers
The rise and rise of Equity Release continues with a more-than-doubling of the number of product options on the market in the course of two years.
The Connells-owned online agency Hatched is to close with immediate effect. A statement from the company says:
The government will provide housing associations with £2bn in funding to help build affordable homes from 2022, Prime Minister Theresa May has announced.
A lick of paint, a new floor and a bathroom makeover top the list of work carried out by home owners in the UK in the last five years, according to a new survey.
Landlords are being reminded this week that they are responsible for the safety of their tenants, as part of Gas Safety Week.
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has warned government ministers that a worst-case scenario no-deal Brexit could lead to house prices plunging by over a third, the BBC has reported.