Properties near Waitrose enjoy £38,666 added to house price

A survey has shown that having a Waitrose located near your home may be able boost the value of your house price. Waitrose has long been popular for its upmarket goods and services and is popular among the middle class. According...

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...

House Prices Go Up

House prices snuck considerably higher in June but the effect of the Brexit vote on the market is yet to be sensed, according to the latest index from Nationwide Building Society. Prices increased by 0.2 per cent during the month...

‘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...

£85m apartment complex to be built next to Edgbaston

375 flats are to be developed by German Investment Group Patrizia who acquired four acres of land next to the cricket stadium from Warwickshire County Cricket Club and Homes and Communities Agency. Patrizia UK plans to build parking for residents,...

RICS: Property Markets Varying

Residential Prices Falling Supply and demand was mixed across the residential property market in January and 49% more surveyors saw prices fall. Scotland and Northern Ireland’s housing market outperformed the rest of the UK, with more buyer examination,...

£82m Dudley leisure and retail development revealed

An image of the Portersfield development in Dudley which has been released show shops and bars, linked by open plan walkways for shoppers once it gets the green light. A planning application has been submitted to Dudley Council planners by...

BCU announces £58m plans to transform the University

University will Move all Teaching and Learning to Edgbaston and City Centre Having already committed over £180m in developing its estate and learning facilities, Birmingham City University has unveiled plans for a further £58m improvements to consolidate to two campus...

We Are Moving

House Seekers Move Abroad For Affordable Homes A fifth of disillusioned house hunters in the UK would consider leaving the country due to the cost involved in getting on the housing ladder. The United States is the most popular location with...

Green Belt Under Threat

The area around London and West Midlands is under considerable threat as the number of houses set to be built on England’s green belt is on the steady incline, with a staggering 55,000 homes planned this year alone. The Campaign...