Most Searched Rental Locations In London

Zoopla latest data has releveled what are the most searched for rental locations in the capital. Key Findings 1st E14 Canary Wharf 2nd The ‘W2’ postcode district, which encompasses Paddington and Bayswater. 3rd The South Bank, Bankside, Bermondsey & Waterloo (SE1)...

Tenants Experiencing Rental Increases

ARLA Propertymark latest analysis has shown that the number of tenants experiencing rent increases rose to the highest figure since August – compounded by an increasing number of landlords exiting the market. Key Findings • 34% of agents witnessed landlords...

House Prices Increasing Slightly

The latest UK House Price Index has shown that, in the year to January 2019, average house prices in the UK increased by 1.7 Other Key Findings ONS found that over the past two and a half years, there has been a slowdown in UK house price growth, driven mainly by...

Brexit Uncertainty And Housing Market

RICS has revealed a steady slow down across the UK housing market, with new buyer enquiries, agreed sales and instructions all falling. Key Findings This is the sixth consecutive month all three have fallen together. 77% of respondents to their latest survey cited...

Average House Price £236,800

Halifax has revealed that the average UK house price now standing at £236,800 Other Key Findings January saw 101,170 home sales, which, as for December, was very close to the 5 year average of 101,291. January home sales were 2% above the previous 12 month average....

London Seeing Better Value For Money

Zoopla’s latest report has shown that property prices in London are starting to stabilise as buyers see better value for money. Key Findings • London’s annual house price growth picked up in February 2019 to +0.4%. • There are signs of a pick-up in demand. Buyers who...

Client Money Protection Update

Propertymark has become the newest company  to operate a Government-authorised Client Money Protection (CMP) Scheme. The Government is requiring all rental agents in the private rented sector to obtain membership of an approved CMP scheme when the legislation...

Property Transactions Flat

HMRC has revealed that residential property transactions increased by 0.8% (seasonally adjusted) between December 2018 and January 2019 – a 1.3% rise against January 2018. The provisional seasonally adjusted UK property transaction count for January 2019 was...