Government Agrees to Buy Houses Affected by HS2

The Action Makes Clear the Government’s Commitment to the Construction of HS2 The UK government has now agreed to buy over 350 properties along the route of the new High Speed rail link from London to Birmingham. They are affected property...

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...

Construction Jobs and Skills Scheme Launched

Building Jobs in Greater Birmingham has been launched by Birmingham City Council Building Jobs in Greater Birmingham has been launched by Birmingham City Council in partnership with the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB). The £1 million strategy includes a range of...

‘Ending Rope for Money’ Fees

Husband and Wife Team Aims to End Unnecessary Fees PICTURED: Bal and Jag Hir An entrepreneurial couple have launched a campaigning website to end the “money for old rope” fees charged for rental properties by letting agents.   Husband-and-wife business team...

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...

Housing Costs Rise Fastest In East Midlands

Official figures show the cost of renting or buying a home rose fastest in the East Midlands in the past year. In the year to the end of July, house prices in the region, which includes Nottingham, Leicester and Derby,...

Now Cheaper to Rent than Buy in British Cities

According to new data released by property website Zoopla, it is now cheaper to rent a property in a British city as opposed to buying one. Zoopla analysed the monthly cost of renting a two-bedroomed home, compared to servicing a mortgage,...

English Village On Sale

The entire village of West Heslerton, North Yorkshire, is up for sale at the same price as a large family home in London. Put on the market at a guide price of £20m, the village features a 21-bedroom mansion, primary...

£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,...

New App ‘Urbanco’ Makes Renting Quick and Painless

  Brand new PropTech The Urban Collective is on a mission to revolutionise the rental market and finally put tenants’ needs first. Today it launches a brand-new property search appUrbanCo that promises to be the most convenient and enjoyable way for tenants to...