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Prime farm land sees 14% growth in UK, but with regional variations
2015-03-04 07:13:22 [Europe]
Values for prime arable land has strengthened across the UK by 14% to average almost £10,000 per acre, according to the latest survey figures.Read full article: [Prime farm land sees 14% growth in UK, but with regional variations]
 
Prime rental London market sees values continue to rise
2015-03-04 06:18:39 [Europe]
Rental values in the prime central London property market continued their recovery in February, recording their twelfth consecutive month without a decline, the latest research shows.Read full article: [Prime rental London market sees values continue to rise]
 
High street lending in UK down 11% compared to a year ago
2015-03-03 10:19:11 [Europe]
Gross mortgage borrowing in the UK in January was £9.8 billion, some 11% lower than in the same month last year, according to the latest data from the British Banking Association.Read full article: [High street lending in UK down 11% compared to a year ago]
 
UK annual house price growth slows for six month in a row
2015-03-03 09:25:28 [Europe]
Annual house price growth in the UK slowed to 5.7% in February from 6.8% in January, the sixth month in a row that it has slowed, the latest index figures show.Read full article: [UK annual house price growth slows for six month in a row]
 
New starter home initiative launched in the UK
2015-03-02 08:42:42 [Europe]
A new website has been launched in the UK for first time buyers where they can register in buying a new starter home under a new government initiative.Read full article: [New starter home initiative launched in the UK]
 
UK rental market returns to growth, latest rental index shows
2015-02-27 07:45:32 [Europe]
Residential rents for new tenancies in the UK increased by 2.5% during first month of the year, according to the latest figures to be published.Read full article: [UK rental market returns to growth, latest rental index shows]
 
UK housing market optimism at lowest level for 18 months
2015-02-27 07:34:47 [Europe]
House price optimism in the UK fell to its lowest level for 18 months in January as lending got off to sluggish start.Read full article: [UK housing market optimism at lowest level for 18 months]
 
Stamp duty changes in UK push first time buyer deposits to 18 month high
2015-02-27 07:21:09 [Europe]
First time buyer deposits in the UK have increased by 15% in a year to average almost £30,000, driven by lower stamp duty bills for new buyers, according to the latest analysis.Read full article: [Stamp duty changes in UK push first time buyer deposits to 18 month high]
 
More UK homes selling for less than asking price, new research shows
2015-02-26 09:44:28 [Europe]
Nearly three quarters of houses sold in the UK in January went for less than their asking price as buyers started to negotiate again, according to estate agents.
Read full article: [More UK homes selling for less than asking price, new research shows]
 
CML reaffirms what needs to be done for UK home lending markets after election
2015-02-25 15:09:06 [Europe]
The Council of Mortgage Lenders has reissued its election manifesto aimed at political parties ahead of the forthcoming vote in the UK in May.Read full article: [CML reaffirms what needs to be done for UK home lending markets after election]
 
House price growth optimism slows in the UK
2015-02-25 06:02:54 [Europe]
The majority of households in the UK perceive that the value of their home rose in February but this level of optimisim is moderating, according to the latest house price sentiment index.Read full article: [House price growth optimism slows in the UK]
 
Consultation launched on speeding up UK planning change
2015-02-25 06:00:06 [Europe]
UK planning and housing minister Brandon Lewis has proposed new measures to speed up the planning system and provide new homes more quickly.Read full article: [Consultation launched on speeding up UK planning change]
 
UK property sales down 1.4% in January, latest data shows
2015-02-24 12:06:51 [Europe]
UK property sales fell in January, with the seasonally adjusted estimate for the month down by 1.4% compared to December 2014.Read full article: [UK property sales down 1.4% in January, latest data shows]
 
Confidence in property market reaches three year high in UK
2015-02-24 10:52:20 [Europe]
Confidence in the UK property market has reached a three year high, according to new research from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks.Read full article: [Confidence in property market reaches three year high in UK]
 
UK agents launch 2015 manifesto for sale and rental housing sectors
2015-02-24 10:15:46 [Europe]
Estate and lettings agents in the UK have launched their 2015 housing manifesto calling for better supply, enhanced regulation, and a change to property taxes.Read full article: [UK agents launch 2015 manifesto for sale and rental housing sectors]
 
Research shows some UK tenants resort to paying for repairs
2015-02-24 09:29:08 [Europe]
Some two thirds of tenants in the UK have had to dip into their own pockets to fund repairs because they could not wait for the landlord any longer, it is claimed.Read full article: [Research shows some UK tenants resort to paying for repairs]
 
Signs of a strong house market recovery in the UK regions
2015-02-23 12:26:19 [Europe]
The outlook for the UK housing market in 2015 is positive, despite some challenges, with signs of a strong recovery in the regions, according to the latest quarterly analysis report.Read full article: [Signs of a strong house market recovery in the UK regions]
 
Quarter of UK lettings agents report higher rents in first month of 2015
2015-02-23 09:15:15 [Europe]
One in four letting agents in the UK have seen private sector rents rise at the beginning of 2015, according to the first of a new monthly report from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).Read full article: [Quarter of UK lettings agents report higher rents in first month of 2015]
 
Northern UK cities catching up in house price growth terms
2015-02-20 12:03:24 [Europe]
UK house prices in key cities rose by 7.9% in the 12 months to January 2015, however prices were up just 1.1% in the last quarter of the year as the slowdown continued.Read full article: [Northern UK cities catching up in house price growth terms]
 
UK housing market sales at their highest since 2007
2015-02-20 11:52:46 [Europe]
Residential sales in the UK in the first 10 months of 2014 were 21% higher than in the same period in 2013 with over three quarters of a million property sales recorded, new research shows.Read full article: [UK housing market sales at their highest since 2007]
 
January saw 14% fall in mortgage lending in the UK
2015-02-20 11:39:10 [Europe]
Gross mortgage lending in the UK reached £14.3 billion in January, a 14% decrease from December, according to the latest estimate from the Council of Mortgage Lenders.
Read full article: [January saw 14% fall in mortgage lending in the UK]
 
Number of new homes being built in the UK up 10% since 2013
2015-02-19 10:36:20 [Europe]
New figures show a rise in the numbers of new homes being built across the UK, with starts now 10% above 2013 and at their highest annual total since 2007.Read full article: [Number of new homes being built in the UK up 10% since 2013]
 
Finding the right property often relies on gut instinct, survey finds
2015-02-19 09:03:07 [Europe]
When looking for a new home many people have a gut feeling about whether or not they can see themselves living in a particular property, a new survey has found.
 
UK landlords becoming more competitive for sought after student market
2015-02-18 12:57:43 [Europe]
With more students in the UK living in privately owned hall style accommodation, landlords in the sector are having to compete more to attract them as tenants, new research has found.
Read full article: [UK landlords becoming more competitive for sought after student market]
 
First time buyers in UK giving up on their dream of owning a home, poll suggests
2015-02-18 11:33:26 [Europe]
A generation in the UK has given up on the dream of owning their own home as a result of the property boom, according to a survey by a legal firm.Read full article: [First time buyers in UK giving up on their dream of owning a home, poll suggests]
 
UK private rented sector index shows marginal hardening in yields
2015-02-18 09:22:20 [Europe]
Total returns from private rented sector investment grade blocks in the UK slipped towards the end of 2014, according to the latest sector index.Read full article: [UK private rented sector index shows marginal hardening in yields]
 
UK house prices up almost 10% in year to December 2014
2015-02-17 14:58:34 [Europe]
UK house prices increased by 9.8% in the year to December 2014, down from 9.9% in the year to November 2014, according to the latest official figures.Read full article: [UK house prices up almost 10% in year to December 2014]
 
Home purchase lending up just 1% in final month of 2014, CML data shows
2015-02-17 13:46:32 [Europe]
House purchase lending to home buyers increased slightly by 1% month on month in December but compared to December 2013, the number of loans fell by 5%, according to the latest CML data.
Read full article: [Home purchase lending up just 1% in final month of 2014, CML data shows]
 
Prime London property market likely to be subdued until after election in May
2015-02-16 07:07:18 [Europe]
The mood of buyers and vendors alike in the prime London residential market is likely to remain subdued up until after the general election in May, it is claimed.
Read full article: [Prime London property market likely to be subdued until after election in May]
 
Asking prices already rising in some parts of the UK
2015-02-16 07:01:07 [Europe]
Encouraged by last year's positive property market performance, sellers' asking prices are already rising quickly in London and the South East of England, according to the latest index report.Read full article: [Asking prices already rising in some parts of the UK]
 
Annual savings of £742 for those getting on the UK housing ladder
2015-02-16 01:10:31 [Europe]
First time buyers in the UK are £742 or 9% a year better off with their own home compared to those who rent, according to new research by the Halifax.
Read full article: [Annual savings of £742 for those getting on the UK housing ladder]
 
Increasing demand and lack of supply hitting UK first time buyer market
2015-02-15 17:55:25 [Europe]
The UK housing market is seeing increasing demand and limited supply and first time buyers are finding it increasingly difficult to get on the property market, according to a new analysis.Read full article: [Increasing demand and lack of supply hitting UK first time buyer market]
 
Property markets varying across the UK, latest RICS survey shows
2015-02-13 07:44:19 [Europe]
Supply and demand varied across the UK residential property market in January and 49% more London surveyors saw prices fall in January 2015 according to the latest monthly index.Read full article: [Property markets varying across the UK, latest RICS survey shows]
 
Home repossession in UK down 26% in 2014, year on year
2015-02-12 16:43:44 [Europe]
The number of home repossessions in the UK fell 26% in 2014 compared to the previous year, the lowest since 2006, according to the latest data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML).Read full article: [Home repossession in UK down 26% in 2014, year on year]
 
London mayor reveals plans for 26,500 new homes along the Thames
2015-02-12 09:33:38 [Europe]
A blueprint for creating thousands of new homes along the River Thames has been published by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson.Read full article: [London mayor reveals plans for 26,500 new homes along the Thames]
 
UK home lending approvals up almost 10%
2015-02-12 08:51:00 [Europe]
House lending approvals in the UK have seen the fastest month on month increase in over five and a half years, up 9.1%.Read full article: [UK home lending approvals up almost 10%]
 
Prime central London rental market set for a boost in 2015
2015-02-12 08:08:27 [Europe]
Rental prices in the prime central London property market are set to grow 2.5% this year with the overall sector remaining robust despite uncertainty in the sales market, it is claimed.Read full article: [Prime central London rental market set for a boost in 2015]
 
UK buy to let sector surging ahead, it is claimed
2015-02-11 07:27:29 [Europe]
The UK’s buy to let sector surged ahead of other areas of the housing market in January, according to the latest research from Connells Survey and Valuation.Read full article: [UK buy to let sector surging ahead, it is claimed]
 
Straw houses go onto UK general sales market
2015-02-11 07:20:15 [Europe]
Houses made of straw are on sale on the open market for the first time in the UK after becoming eligible for standard mortgages.Read full article: [Straw houses go onto UK general sales market]
 
UK commercial property rental value reaches highest growth since 2007
2015-02-11 07:14:22 [Europe]
UK commercial property markets have recorded their highest rental value growth since the third quarter of 2007, a new report from real estate firm CBRE shows.Read full article: [UK commercial property rental value reaches highest growth since 2007]
 
UK farm land reaches record price per acre for eleven months in a row
2015-02-10 08:39:29 [Europe]
Farm land in the UK continued to outpace supply in the final six months of 2014, with land prices rising by 8.3% over the year, the latest data shows.Read full article: [UK farm land reaches record price per acre for eleven months in a row]
 
Tenant survey reveals the secrets they keep from landlords
2015-02-10 08:22:47 [Europe]
The most common secret that tenants in the UK don’t want revealed is making excuses to try and avoid paying the rent, followed by keeping pets without permission, a new survey has found.Read full article: [Tenant survey reveals the secrets they keep from landlords]
 
Warning over use of photos in tenancy disputes
2015-02-09 08:51:30 [Europe]
The use of technology in inventories appears to save time and money, but UK lettings agents and landlords are being warned that in reality it is not full proof.
Read full article: [Warning over use of photos in tenancy disputes]
 
Land Registry extends its anti-fraud property scheme to companies in England and Wales
2015-02-06 07:16:23 [Europe]
After a successful pilot scheme, the Land Registry for England and Wales has introduced an anti-fraud security measure for companies concerned property might be subject to a fraudulent sale or mortgage.Read full article: [Land Registry extends its anti-fraud property scheme to companies in England and Wales]
 
UK residential mortgage market becoming too restrictive, study suggests
2015-02-06 06:39:30 [Europe]
Renewed optimism in the UK mortgage industry for growth in 2015 is being overshadowed by the view that the market has become too conservative, it is claimed.Read full article: [UK residential mortgage market becoming too restrictive, study suggests]
 
Millions of home owners suffer damage to neighbour’s renovations, research shows
2015-02-06 06:36:53 [Europe]
Some 3.7 million home owners in the UK have suffered property damage due to neighbour renovations in the last five years with only a third accepting responsibility for damages, new research shows.Read full article: [Millions of home owners suffer damage to neighbour’s renovations, research shows]
 
Estate agents under more pressure to sell in some parts of the UK, it is claimed
2015-02-06 06:34:21 [Europe]
Estate agents in some parts of the country are facing increased pressure from vendors over the length of time it is taking to sell property, according to new research.Read full article: [Estate agents under more pressure to sell in some parts of the UK, it is claimed]
 
UK house prices up 2% in first month of 2015, latest index sho
2015-02-05 12:54:42 [Europe]
House prices in the UK increased by 2% between December and January, the biggest rise for January since 2009, according to the latest property index figures.Read full article: [UK house prices up 2% in first month of 2015, latest index sho]
 
Over 55s boost property equity release in UK to record high
2015-02-05 09:16:28 [Europe]
The total value of equity release lending in the UK reached almost £1.38 billion in 2014, the highest since records began in 1992, according to the latest industry figures.
Read full article: [Over 55s boost property equity release in UK to record high]
 
UK landlords can choose from record number of buy to let mortgages
2015-02-04 07:24:01 [Europe]
Record number of buy to let mortgages are now available in the UK with landlords able to choose from 817 different products, up 16% quarter on quarter, the latest index shows.Read full article: [UK landlords can choose from record number of buy to let mortgages]
 



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