The Bank of England has increased interest rates for the first time in more than three years in an attempt to tackle strong inflationary pressures building up in the economy. The increase to 0.25% from 0.1% comes despite fears the ...

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Bank Of England Interest Rate Rise

A partnership between build-to-rent pioneer Moda Living, investor Osborne + Co and MRP, the property development and investment division of construction company McAleer & Rushe, has submitted an outline planning application for the development of a four-acre site at Lancefield Quay, Glasgow. If outline permission ...

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£205m Glasgow Waterside Neighbourhood Planned

Next week Zoopla will launch its latest marketing campaign. The multi-million pound campaign is focused on driving traffic and encouraging consumers to sign up to receive information from Zoopla, in turn driving increased leads to agents. Starting on Monday 20th ...

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Zoopla’s new marketing campaign to include TikTok for the first time

This year will be remembered by agents for the overwhelming demand seen from buyers, according to Nathan Emerson, who shares his thoughts on what will happen to the market in 2022. The Propertymark CEO points out that the average number ...

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Housing Market Outlook For 2022

The government is being urged once more to do more to help support buy-to-let landlords if it is serious about tackling the homelessness crisis in this country. Research by charity Shelter suggests more than 274,000 people are currently homeless in ...

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Government Urged To Do More To Stop BTL Landlords Leaving The Sector

The supply-demand imbalance continued to place upward pressure on house prices in November, the latest report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) shows. Participants in the monthly residential market survey provided a net balance of 13% for new ...

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Property Sales Activity Is Still Running Far Higher Than Normal Levels

ith just two months to go until new fire safety legislation comes into effect, influential trade association SELECT is reminding homeowners to ensure they have compliant heat, smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms installed. The campaigning body for the electrical ...

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February Deadline Approaches for New Legislation on Heat, Smoke, and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Lack of supply has dominated the housing market over the past 12 months with new data revealing that nationally there are currently 19 buyers for every newly listed home. The widening supply-demand imbalance continues to place upward pressure on house ...

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Currently 19 Buyers For Every Home On Sale

Some 61% of sellers visit an estate agent’s website before instructing them to sell their property, new figures show. The findings from a newly released survey of more than 2,300 buyers and sellers who had moved home during 2021 also ...

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Two Thirds Of Sellers Visit An Agent’s Website Before Instructing Them

The long period of double-digit year on year price increases we have seen over most of 2021 is now over, but the market remains active as demand continues to outweigh supply. Marginal monthly price falls of 0.1% and 1.1% in ...

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House Price Forecast: UK prices To Rise In 2022