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PM Announces Government-Backed 95% Mortgage Scheme To Get More Young People On The Ladder

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative government have announced a plan to introduce a new scheme which will enable first-time buyers to gain...

Latest: Today’s Rightmove Data Shows Property Market ‘Exploding’

Rightmove today published its August house price index and it makes for quite incredible reading. Why incredible? Because since the beginning of the Covid pandemic...

London leads the way for estate agency job opportunities

Leading property recruitment specialist, Rayner Personnel, has taken a look at which city currently offers the best chance of getting back on the horse for estate agency professionals made redundant during the current pandemic.

Awake The Sleeping Dragon. But Slowly

Mark Drakeford the Welsh First Minister has announced that the housing market will be allowed to re-open in Wales from today, following slowly from...

Tips on pandemic pet rentals for landlords and tenants

Traversing the rental market at present is a tricky business and it can be even trickier if you have a furry friend with you, or any other pet for that matter. 

Free rental helpline launches as cost of renting increase by 94% for some furloughed...

Rental deposit replacement scheme, Ome, has brought forward the launch of their free to use Rental Wellbeing Helpline this week, as the company’s latest research highlights the sharp increase in the cost of renting for many UK tenants who now find themselves on furlough due to the spread of the Coronavirus. 

More Mortgage Products Now Available

'Lenders just aren't lending at the moment' is a sentence that you may have heard uttered by barrack-room property experts. Except it isn't true...

Investigation: London’s Affordable Housing Supply. Do The Numbers Add Up?

London’s City Hall have just released their latest house building statistics for the 2019- 2020 financial year and Mayor Sadiq Khan swiftly grabbed the...

Estate Agencies Unlocked

The Mail on Sunday reports today that Housing Minister Christopher Pincher MP will this week collaborate with the estate agency industry on means to...

TV Licence costs considered, the UK is still one of the most affordable places...

The planned increase in TV licence fees has caused uproar across the nation and with many of us now no longer tuning in to live TV, there have been calls to scrap it completely, which has already been done across a number of other nations. 

Property market Mansion Tax – Who are you and what have you done with...

It would seem as though Boris Johnson & Co have done a complete U-turn where their stance on a tax on the high-end property...

Are we no longer a country of animal lovers?

Government rental changes are causing pets to be put down, are we no longer a country of animal lovers? At the start of the year,...

Leap year house price boost could be on the cards for 2020’s homebuyers

House price performance data from previous leap years could indicate a market recovering from a prolonged period of Brexit uncertainty.  We’ve probed the annual UK...

Housebuilders delivered enough homes to exceed population growth in the last year

Between 2018 and 2019, 203,900 new dwellings were completed across the UK. With the average property home to 2.4 people, that’s enough housing for...

First Home scheme could cost British housebuilders £2bn a year

The latest Government initiative, the First Home Scheme, could cost British housebuilders £2bn a year.  On the 7th of February 2020, the Government announced plans...

How is the pandemic impacting sellers and agents? 

Real-Time COVID-19 Market Movement Dashboard: How is the pandemic impacting sellers and agents?  Estate agent comparison site, GetAgent.co.uk, has released its live dashboard detailing how...

Cash buyers quids in vs mortgage counterparts due to Brexit uncertainty

The latest research by estate agent comparison site, GetAgent.co.uk, has found that cash is still king when it comes to securing the best price...

Covid 19 and its impact on property

Home sellers and buyers remain undeterred from their transactions by the growing outbreak of the Coronavirus.  83% of home buyers and sellers undeterred by COVID-19 Our...

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