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  • House price growth continues to slow

    November 13, 2014

    House price momentum in the UK continued to slow and new buyer demand tailed off in October, according to the latest RICS Residential Market Survey...

  • Majority of tenants unmoved by Labour’s housing plans

    November 13, 2014

    Tenants in the UK have still to be convinced by the housing policies of the UK’s political parties, according to the latest research from the leading landlord association...

  • 90,000 children in Britain to face Christmas homeless

    November 13, 2014

    90,000 children in Britain – the equivalent of three in every school – will spend this Christmas homeless, government figures show...

  • New study shows public backing for more social housing

    November 13, 2014

    As the country’s housing shortage grows, the majority of British people would support more council and housing association homes being built in their local area, new research reveals...

  • Housebuilding efforts reap real results

    November 13, 2014

    The numbers of new homes in England has risen by 10% over the past year – the highest percentage increase in 12 years, new figures today show (13 November 2014...

  • Eurolink Sunday Times Awards Special: Winners use Veco™ and pick up an iPad!

    November 13, 2014

    Eurolink, the leading estate agency software solutions provider, is offering all winners at the upcoming Sunday Times Estate Agency of the Year Awards a free trade-in of a Veco™ property software master licence and an iPad pre-loaded with the Veco™ Mobile web app as an incentive to switch from rival software systems...

  • Home buyer demand strongest in Scotland

    September 17, 2014

    Demand for new homes in Scotland bucked the UK trend, according to the recent RICS Residential Market Survey, with a net balance of 52% more surveyors seeing a rise in new buyer demand...

  • Homeownership is becoming an ‘exclusive members club’

    September 17, 2014

    Only the wealthiest of the next generation will be able to buy a home if current trends continue, warns the National Housing Federation, as a new report shows that first-time buyers now have to pay, in real terms, ten times the deposit needed in the early 1980s...

  • First time buyers helped by parents with £23k each

    September 17, 2014

    UK parents give an average of £23,000 when helping their children with a deposit to get onto the property ladder, according to research from Shelter...

  • Energy companies hit rock bottom for customer service

    September 17, 2014

    New Which? research has found the Big Six energy suppliers are among the worst offenders when it comes to poor customer service, with Npower finishing bottom for the first time in an annual survey of the top 100 big brands...