Before committing to any property venture, you need to first understand the UK’s housing market. What are the dangers and threats that lie ahead? There are so many factors that cause the ups and downs in the estate agency market. Some of these factors are the unchanged key rates, the price hike in London, the Rent-to-buy scheme and Help-to-Buy scheme. So we’ve looked at a few to help make your property sale or purchase that little bit easier.