Strong Support For Help To Buy

Government's Scheme Gets New Homes BuiltNew figures show the UK government’s flagship Help to Buy scheme is helping more people onto the property ladder and getting more homes built. The Help to Buy schemes have created over 54,000 home owners...

Low-Income Tenants Struggling With Rising Rents

New research indicates low-income tenants are now spending an average of 28% of their wages on rent, up from 21% in the mid-1990s. The Institute for Fiscal Studies says low earners have been hit by substantial cuts to housing benefit,...

‘Political Uncertainty’ to blame for UK housing market decline

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) has indicated that ‘political uncertainty’ around issues such as Brexit are at the source of the halt in the UK property market. The official surveyors’ body, which reports that the market has dropped...

Trio of Pop-Ups opening at Birmingham’s LinkStreet

There will be three new retail outlets opening up soon at LinkStreet, which connects Grand Central and the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham. Property management company Hammersons has signed up Jeweller Summer & Silver to take a init in Link...

Britain’s Biggest Buy-to-Let Landlord Bans “Coloureds” & Battered Wives

Britain’s biggest buy-to-let landlord has banned so called “coloureds” from renting his properties “because of the curry smell.” In an email to letting agent Evolution Properties, Fergus Wilson ordered: “No coloured people because of the curry smell at the end of...

Things to know for First Time buyers when getting on the property ladder

When buying your first house everyone has their own opinion on how you should approach it, here is a few things to bear in mind. Dealing with Mortage Advisors  - Ask the questions you need to know and any concerns...

Commercial Property Auctions

New Property AvailablePugh & Co, who  were recently re-confirmed as the largest commercial property Auctioneers in the north of England, have confirmed new auctions.  Auctions will be taking place on December 2, 2014.   http://www.pugh-auctions.com/Auction/Leeds/20141202

Value Of UK Property Will Increase Tremendously By 2030

The typical value of a home in England will be more than £450,000 in 2030. New research is mapping out what house prices could possibly look like throughout the UK. However, in London you may be looking at an astounding...

Young Entrepreneur Tani Dulay leads on £13m Midland regeneration scheme

Developer Woodbourne Group has this week submitted a planning application for a 70-unit home scheme at West Bromwich’s Black Lake. The planning application seeks permission to demolish the part-derelict industrial estate to make way for a £13m project. If the...

Dubai Property Prices

IMF No Longer ConcernedThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced that it is no longer concerned about a property price bubble in Dubai. According to Masood Ahmed, head of the IMF's Middle East and Central Asia Department, price growth on...