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20 May 2019

House prices in London boroughs struggle as regions defy Brexit

London boroughs record falls in house prices with Wales leading with 4.1% annual growth that defies Brexit uncertainty.

06 May 2019

Demand in seaside towns sends house prices higher over decade

Holiday homes in Sandbanks rise 26% in the last year is the most expensive seaside town as prices rise over a decade.

20 Apr 2019

House prices in central London recover thanks to extension of Brexit

With more certainty as Brexit is extended seller asking prices are 2.7% higher reflecting stronger demand in central London.

20 Apr 2019

Top ten regions where property made more money than their owners

Over the past two years property has made more money than homeowners although the gap is closing as price growth slows.

17 Apr 2019

UK house price growth is the slowest rate since 2012, says ONS

As property market sentiment weakens in the UK, house price growth was only 0.6% and the slowest rise since September 2012.

17 Apr 2019

More first time buyers are getting on the property ladder

The first time buyer market remains buoyant with over 4% more purchasing their new homes compared to this time last year.

04 Apr 2019

Docklands in London attracts most demand as rental hotspot

Zoopla reveals the highest rental demand in London are for homes in Docklands which can benefit buy-to-let investors owners.

02 Apr 2019

Demand for equity release doubles across many UK regions

The number of homeowners are releasing equity from their homes has doubled for many UK regions in the last five years.

27 Mar 2019

Mortgage prisoners could switch to cheaper deals with new rules

Changes to mortgage affordability rules by the regulator would allow homeowners to switch to cheaper deals.

27 Mar 2019

City house prices rise for first time in three-and-a-half years

Average house prices have increased 2.8% annually and are positive across all regions for the first time in three-and-a-half years.

21 Mar 2019

Top buy-to-let hotspots with the highest yields revealed

Falling house prices in the north has increased yields with Rochdale the best town for buy-to-let landlords.

19 Mar 2019

MPs call for reform to protect leaseholders from ground rent abuse

A committee of MPs have called for wide ranging legal reform protecting leaseholders from unfair charges and ground rents.

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