Wednesday 31 August 2016
31st August 2016
Around 80% of houses sold through estate agents last month went for less than original asking price, the latest data has show.
Monday 29 August 2016
29th August 2016
A tiny fraction of those in social housing have applied to purchase their homes in the Right to Buy pilot scheme so far, it has been revealed.
Wednesday 24 August 2016
24 August 2016
Average asking prices for UK homes fell by more than £3,600 over the last month thanks to a summer lull and Brexit uncertainty.
Tuesday 23 August 2016
23 August 2016
The majority of landlords see renting out second homes as a nest egg rather than a business, research has found.
Monday 22 August 2016
22 August 2016
The idea of providing longer tenancies for tenants has been backed by the new Housing Minister, Gavin Barwell, who says he is taking steps to make available longer-term tenancies to those tenants who want them.
Wednesday 17 August 2016
17 August 2016
Post Brexit house prices, which rose by 0.5 per cent compared to the previous month, have tempted some commentators to make optimistic long-term forecasts about the UK’s housing market.
Tuesday 16 August 2016
16 August 2016
Landlords are set to play an even more central role in modern housing, a new report suggests, as home ownership plummets to levels last seen 30 years ago.
Monday 15 August 2016
15 August 2016
The highest rent returns in the country on second properties come from towns which voted to leave
EU, bizarre stats have shown.
Saturday 13 August 2016
13 August 2016
A 'revolutionary' approach by an estate agent which includes paying home owners the first year's rent is paying dividends as landlords rush to sign up.
Thursday 11 August 2016
11 August 2016
Landlords who let out Victorian and Edwardian homes are more likely to be hit by a new ‘green tax’ of up to £5,000 to make their properties more energy efficient.
Wednesday 10 August 2016
10 August 2016
Real reform of supply is needed to tackle the shortage of housing in the UK, a new report says, but first, unfair attacks on BTL landlords must be scrapped.
Sunday 07 August 2016
7 August 2016
Demand for student property looks to be high after a new property tech start-up was given a £1.1 million valuation before it has even been launched.
Saturday 06 August 2016
6 August 2016
Landlords could take advantage of a faltering house-building market as the UK construction industry took another hit on stock market.
Friday 05 August 2016
5 August 2016
New research has revealed that 50 per cent of middle-class children are now being brought up in rented accommodation.
Thursday 04 August 2016
4 August 2016
From next year landlords will be hit by new rules which limit how much of their finance costs they can write off against tax to the basic rate of Income Tax.
Monday 01 August 2016
1 August 2016
Parents are pitching in to help keep their kids in rented accommodation by forking out £1.2 billion a year, stats have suggested.
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