Student accommodation is set to be a growth area in property investment in 2018 and new research shows that during 2017 a record breaking 30,000 bed spaces were provided.
It means that the supply of studio rooms has more than doubled since 2014 with... read more »
The mortgage market in the UK grew between October and November after the first interest rate rise for a decade with approvals up 2.5% month on month, the latest data shows.
It may have been a case of borrowers looking to switch from variable rate p... read more »
Sarah Beeny is no longer director of the online estate agent she founded, Tepilo. On the face of it, the company appears to have been sold to publishing group, Northern & Shell Ventures, which has been a shareholder for some time. In August it an... read more »
How the housing market performs in the UK in 2018 will be determined in large part by developments in the wider economy with Brexit playing a major role, the latest forecast suggests.
But the impact of Brexit is hard to foresee while what is more ce... read more »
Average rents across the UK rose by 0.7% in November when compared to the same month a year ago, taking the average monthly rent to £904, the latest index shows.
Overall rental growth is slowing and has lagged behind the general rate if inflat... read more »
Over 35% of properties for sale in the UK have had their asking prices reduced with the average mark down standing at £25,562, according to new research.
Overall some 35.33% of homes have been discounted since first being listed with an averag... read more »
A universal shift in culture is needed to help people live in high rise tower blocks in the UK believe they are safe as current building and fire regulations are not fit for purpose, according to a new report.
The interim report into the independent... read more »
The cost of moving house in the UK has never been more expensive at an average of £7,381 even when adjusted for inflation, the highest it’s been since 2010, new research shows.
The study from Really Moving shows 44% of the total cost of ... read more »
UK house price growth has been slowing since the summer of 2014, although the annual change remains positive and more robust growth is forecast cumulatively over the next five years, according to the latest outlook review report.
Price growth across... read more »
It has been a busy year for the sales and lettings property markets in the UK with ups and downs in both sectors, according to an overview from agents.
Perhaps one of the most striking trends was the number of properties that sold for less than thei... read more »