• Property

    FTB sales at 8 month low

    The latest figures from NAEA Propertymark have shown that sales to first-time buyers fell in October to the lowest figure seen since February - dropping 11% from the previous month. Read more

  • Household

    Smart-tech remains the number one deterrent for burglars

    New data from Co-op Insurance has claimed that homeowners who have been a victim of a break in are two and a half times more likely to be targeted again than someone who hasn’t. Read more

  • Landlords

    Top tips for student renters

    As first year students start to look towards their second year, they’ll begin planning for life outside of university halls, and securing rental properties. Read more

  • Finance

    FTB borrowing in the capital hits 10 year high

    New data and analysis from UK Finance has revealed that first-time buyers in London borrowed £3.31 billion during Q3 - a 7% rise against Q2 and up 9% when compared to the same period in 2016. Read more

FTB sales at 8 month low


Latest News

London crowned 'accidental landlord' capital as 80,000 rented homes hit the market

London crowned 'accidental landlord' capital as 80,000 rented homes hit the market

Million pound house sales surge in the North

Million pound house sales surge in the North

Mortgage write offs at 12 year low

Mortgage write offs at 12 year low

House price growth to slow further in 2018 predicts Rightmove

House price growth to slow further in 2018 predicts Rightmove

Growing need for update of housing safety system

Growing need for update of housing safety system

“Strong results” for Berkeley in challenging times

“Strong results” for Berkeley in challenging times

North East house prices remain below 2016 levels

North East house prices remain below 2016 levels

PRS growth slows to reveal two-speed market

PRS growth slows to reveal two-speed market

Under 35s cautious about buying due to rate rise

Under 35s cautious about buying due to rate rise

Will 2018 be a great year for landlords?

Will 2018 be a great year for landlords?


It’s only going to get worse

It’s only going to get worse

Housebuilders make Fast Track 100 league

Housebuilders make Fast Track 100 league

TMA announce new partnership with The Holmesdale Building Society

TMA announce new partnership with The Holmesdale Building Society

Mortgage broker confidence at highest level since 2015

Mortgage broker confidence at highest level since 2015

November sees annual house price growth ease to 3.9%

November sees annual house price growth ease to 3.9%

FTB deposits set to soar 57% in the next 10 years

FTB deposits set to soar 57% in the next 10 years

Prime for crime – is the UK property sector doing enough to prevent money-laundering?

Prime for crime – is the UK property sector doing enough to prevent money-laundering?

Latest News

London crowned 'accidental landlord' capital as 80,000 rented homes hit the market

London crowned 'accidental landlord' capital as 80,000 rented homes hit the market

Million pound house sales surge in the North

Million pound house sales surge in the North

Mortgage write offs at 12 year low

Mortgage write offs at 12 year low

House price growth to slow further in 2018 predicts Rightmove

House price growth to slow further in 2018 predicts Rightmove

Growing need for update of housing safety system

Growing need for update of housing safety system

“Strong results” for Berkeley in challenging times

“Strong results” for Berkeley in challenging times

North East house prices remain below 2016 levels

North East house prices remain below 2016 levels

PRS growth slows to reveal two-speed market

PRS growth slows to reveal two-speed market

Under 35s cautious about buying due to rate rise

Under 35s cautious about buying due to rate rise

Will 2018 be a great year for landlords?

Will 2018 be a great year for landlords?

It’s only going to get worse

It’s only going to get worse

Housebuilders make Fast Track 100 league

Housebuilders make Fast Track 100 league

TMA announce new partnership with The Holmesdale Building Society

TMA announce new partnership with The Holmesdale Building Society

Mortgage broker confidence at highest level since 2015

Mortgage broker confidence at highest level since 2015

November sees annual house price growth ease to 3.9%

November sees annual house price growth ease to 3.9%

FTB deposits set to soar 57% in the next 10 years

FTB deposits set to soar 57% in the next 10 years

Prime for crime – is the UK property sector doing enough to prevent money-laundering?

Prime for crime – is the UK property sector doing enough to prevent money-laundering?


Latest Comments

Tony Gimple
Tony Gimple 09 Dec 2017

Linking professionalism to limited company borrowing is a flawed concept. Despite S24 etc., limited companies are the most tax inefficient way of running a property business and leave borrowers seriously...

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Evelyn Attwood
Evelyn Attwood 01 Dec 2017

It's normal. If you plan to buy a house in one of the most beautiful spots in the country you should pay a high price.

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Evelyn Attwood
Evelyn Attwood 01 Dec 2017

I think that the situation will be the same at December.

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Scott Garnet
Scott Garnet 06 Nov 2017

If you have a patio or a porch it is important to make sure that any connecting doors are secured. Good advice for sliding glass doors is replacing the panels with storm resistant glass and getting heavier...

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richardrawlings
richardrawlings 01 Nov 2017

What has not been mentioned here is the effect of not only higher interest payments, but also that these payments are less likely to be offsettable as a business cost due to the scaling back of mortgage...

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Kelvin Lloyd
Kelvin Lloyd 09 Oct 2017

IT is up, to the Planners. If they will only give permission for bungalows on certain (suitable) sites, they will be built.

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maggie swift
maggie swift 09 Oct 2017

It's just the beginning of the shocking rise.

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maggie swift
maggie swift 09 Oct 2017

I have recently read that the bungalows can provide social housing for elderly residents in London.

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zoe glover
zoe glover 05 Oct 2017

Update! Worst company I have ever dealt with. Undervalued a Cambridge property by over 100k, wont take on any evidence of valuation including a RICS valuation done 3 years ago for the very same value...

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Paul Edwards
Paul Edwards 27 Sep 2017

Its nonsense articles such as this that make it harder to get clients to realise just how difficult the market is out there. When you see Rightmove and there are more 'price reduced' then 'new' most days...

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Tom Allen
Tom Allen 20 Sep 2017

Absolutely agree with you!

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RyanGeo
RyanGeo 18 Sep 2017

A sharp correction would be a less dramatic expression to use. That is already underway in certain sectors in Reading where I practice as Chartered Surveyor

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