More landlords with property in the North of England experienced a void period in the past three months than in any other UK region according to new research.
Some 53% of landlords with property in the North East and North West of England both exper... read more �
The average price of a home in the UK reached £227,871 in March, a record high, having increased by 1.5% month on month, the latest index data shows.
Prices are now 2.7% higher than in March 2017, up from 1.8% annual growth recorded in Februar... read more �
The number of house sales falling through before completion in the UK is rising up to 38.8% at the beginning of 2018 from 34.9% in the first quarter of 2017, the latest research has found.
This compares to 21.6% in 2016, and 22.6% in 2015. The lowes... read more �
Older home owners in the UK who have benefited from years of strong house price growth now own three quarters of all housing equity with a total value of £2.8 trillion, new research shows.
Owners aged over 65 alone own 43% of that equity and a... read more �
Average annual rental values in the prime central London lettings market fell by 1.5% in March but increased month on month for the first time since September 2015, the latest index report shows.
The 0.2% rise in monthly rents comes at a time when t... read more �
OnTheMarket this morning announced a sharp rise in traffic to its site last month, with 12m visits during March.
It said this was more than double the traffic in February – when it was admitted to AIM – or in March last year.
The ... read more �
Rents paid by tenants in the private rented sector in the UK increased by 1.1% in the 12 months to February 2018, unchanged from January, the latest official figures show.
In England rents were up by 1.1%, in Wales by 1.4% and in Scotland by 0.4% wh... read more �
Average house prices in the UK increased by 4.9% in the year to January 2018, down from 5% in December 2017, according to the latest official figures to be published.
It means that annual growth rate has now slowed since the middle of 2016 but it ha... read more �
Mortgage approvals declined slightly between January and February in the UK but the number of loans to first time buyers and small deposit borrowers increased, the latest mortgage monitor report shows.
There were 66,364 mortgages approved, seasonall... read more �
More funding is being putting into the development of neighbourhood plans in England which will give local people a say in the development of their area, including where homes, schools and businesses should be built.
A £23 million fund will gi... read more �