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  • London homes ‘earn’ more than a nurse in a year

    November 27, 2014

    According to new analysis by the National Housing Federation, properties in 20 of London’s 33 boroughs have risen by more than £35,316 in just one year, meaning that thousands of homes have ‘earned’ more than a nurse earning an average full-time salary...

  • Home is where the business is

    November 27, 2014

    More than eight out of 10 (84%) of the UK’s smallest businesses now use their home as a place of work, according to new research from Lloyds Bank Insurance...

  • Halifax UK Housing Market Outlook for 2015

    November 27, 2014

    Halifax’s housing economist, Martin Ellis, provides his thoughts on the housing market for the year ahead...

  • 6% more first-time buyers in London

    November 27, 2014

    New CML data on the characteristics of lending in Greater London in the third quarter of 2014 show the market grew in both house purchase and remortgage activity compared to the previous quarter...

  • Scottish rent rises outpace rest of UK

    November 27, 2014

    Scotland is seeing stronger annual rent growth than England and Wales, according to the latest Scotland Buy-to-Let Index from Your Move, one of Scotland’s largest lettings agent networks...

  • UK house prices back on track after September dip

    November 25, 2014

    The average price of a UK property is up 1.2% in October after a dip in September with annual growth strong at 6.8% according to a new report from estate agent haart...

  • Gross mortgage lending up 5% month-on-month

    November 25, 2014

    The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £19 billion in October...

  • Buyers better off than renters within 5 years

    November 25, 2014

    Homeowners with mortgages pay £316 more on average per month compared to those renting equivalent properties, according to property website Zoopla...

  • Scottish property market reaches 7 year high

    November 25, 2014

    Latest figures released by ESPC reveal that across Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife, housing market activity has reached its highest level since 2007...

  • Support for move to issue accelerated possession claims online

    November 25, 2014

    The Government has launched a new service which enables landlords to start the process of evicting tenants using the Section 21 accelerated possession procedure by filling out an online form...