Average rents in the UK increased by 1.1% in the 12 months to September 2017, driven by growth in the south of the country although they were unchanged in Greater London, the only area not to see a rise.
Buyers of a hugely expensive property in London will have to pay for it in Bitcoin.
Rightmove this morning reported further evidence of a slowdown, with sales agreed falling across most of the country.
With worst in London and south-east
More than half (55%) of homeowners end up buying a property within 15 miles of their home town, research from housebuilder David Wilson Homes has revealed.
New data from Carter Jonas has revealed that farmland values throughout the UK have declined by more than 10% in the last year.
Almost a third of renters in the UK do not have a life-saving carbon monoxide alarm in their property, with four in five unaware that it is their responsibility – and not their landlord’s or agent’s – to provide one.
The HomeOwners’ Alliance says vendors must put their homes on the market no later than Tuesday if they are serious about selling by Christmas.
The average room based on its size is worth £57,065 – double the average UK annual salary.
The residential mortgage market continues to lack momentum nationally, the RICS Residential Survey suggests.
People living in many of the UK’s five million privately rented properties are caught in a gas safety ‘postcode lottery’ which could be avoided with the use of new technology, it is claimed.
Lending for house purchase rose in August by both value and volume to be higher than both the preceding month and a year earlier.
A growing number of landlords are turning to corporate structures in an effort to reduce tax liability and avoid stringent new rules on mortgage affordability, according to fresh research.
Keystone Property Finance has relaxed its criteria around its buy-to-let proposition in a bid to help win more business from both portfolio and non-portfolio landlords.
Leamington Spa in Warwickshire has been named as the happiest place to live in Great Britain in Rightmove’s 2017 Happy at Home Index.
The latest RICS market survey shows that buyer enquiries and transactions slipped back last month with expectations pointing to “a subdued near term outlook for both prices and sales.”
House prices in Wales increased again during the summer following a slight dip in the second quarter of the year, according to the latest index.
Four of every five pounds lent for buy-to-let purchases via Mortgages 4 Business in Q3 were borrowed by a limited company, according to the latest edition of the Limited Company buy-to-let Index.
One of England and Wales’ biggest deposit schemes has admitted it can go on earning interest on money left unclaimed in its custodial pots.
The number of exchanges was 14.2% down last month compared with September last year, and 0.6% down on August.