LETTING & ESTATE AGENT

Estate Agent Today

22/12/2016

Housing crisis: number of 25-year-old owners 'halved in past 20 years'

Home ownership rates among 25-year-olds have plummeted by more than half in 20 years, council leaders have warned. 

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Estate Agent Today

22/12/2016

March 8 is next date for bad (or good) news on property taxes

The government has announced that its next Budget will be on March 8 next year.

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Estate Agent Today

21/12/2016

Another major forecaster says price rises will be sluggish next year

The Nationwide is the latest major industry forecaster to predict a sluggish average house price rise of two per cent in 2017.

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Landlord Today

21/12/2016

Are you aware of your obligations as a landlord?

Landlord obligations can be difficult. Electrical safety, fire safety, deposit protection, licensing and consent, the list is endless - leaving some unsure of what to do.

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Estate Agent Today

20/12/2016

Brexit and property taxes lead to subdued forecast for 2017 market

Brexit and wider economic uncertainties worsened by changes to property taxation have forced the Council of Mortgage Lenders to cut its forecast for next year's housing market transactions from its original 1.26m prediction to a revised 1.17m.

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Letting Agent Today

20/12/2016

Substantial majority of letting agents expect rent rises in 2017

Some 80 per cent of letting agents say they expect rents to rise next year.

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Landlord Today

19/12/2016

Rental market activity improves in November

Activity in the letting market improved dramatically in November, according to the latest data from Agency Express.

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Landlord Today

16/12/2016

Liverpool has become a magnet for property investors

A growing number of seasoned investors expanding their property portfolios and those planning their first UK rental investment consider this to be the perfect time to buy a property in Liverpool.

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Letting Agent Today

16/12/2016

It's official - letting agents save landlords an average £1,910 per year

A new survey suggests that a letting agent saves a landlord an estimated £1,910 a year.

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Landlord Today

16/12/2016

Modest annual growth as rents reach an 'affordability ceiling'

Annual rental price growth reached 3.1% in November taking the average UK rent to £898 per month, higher than November 2015's average of £872, according to HomeLet.

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Letting Agent Today

15/12/2016

Over a third of landlords never use agents, biggest-ever survey says

The Council of Mortgage Lenders has found over a third of landlords have never used a letting agent in their biggest ever survey.

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Landlord Today

15/12/2016

Buy-to-let borrowing falls by a fifth to hit a new 'normal' level

Buy-to-let lending has fallen significantly as tougher lending rules and the introduction of the 3% stamp duty surcharge on additional homes continues to hit landlords hard.

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