The Houses of Parliament
Published: Thursday 14 July, 2016 / Property investment

New government sees George Osborne replaced as chancellor

New Prime Minister Theresa May has dismissed George Osborne from the role of chancellor of the exchequer, perhaps signalling a new political era for buy to let.

An estate agent outside a house
Published: Monday 22 July, 2013 / Property investment

Sellers save £1,000s with 'pay-per-viewing' agent!

Budget, online-only estate agents don’t seem to attract a lot of business despite their enticing fees; however, the country’s first ‘pay-per-viewing’ agency could break that mould.

Housing development
Published: Tuesday 30 April, 2013 / Property investment

New build property values are rising

New research has shown that new builds are becoming more expensive at a faster rate than other properties.

Pound coins, stacked, with monopoly-style houses on them
Published: Thursday 07 November, 2013 / Property investment

Bridging loan surge predicted for 2014

Read about why improving economic conditions and falling bridging loan rates mean that 2014 could be the strongest year for bridging in seven years.

A terraced street with 'To Let' signs on some houses
Published: Thursday 10 October, 2013 / Property investment

The Average buy to let portfolio growing

Research from a BTL lender has shown that landlords have expanded their portfolios in the third quarter of 2013.

A calculator
Published: Tuesday 22 January, 2013 / Property investment

Countrywide letting index for 2012

The UK's largest estate agency group has released its annual lettings index.

Pound coins, stacked, with monopoly-style houses on them
Published: Wednesday 18 September, 2013 / Property investment

National average house price is 0.9% up on 2008 peak

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released its house price index for July 2013. The report shows that house prices in England have risen 0.9% above the previous peak in January 2008.