Nationwide figures show house price uplift

Nationwide figures show house price uplift

The July figures from mortgage lender Nationwide show that UK house prices have seen an unseasonal uplift with an annual increase of 2.5% and a marginal monthly increase of 0.6%. According to Nationwide, the figures suggest little change in the supply-demand balance...
Rightmove’s House Price Index – May 2018

Rightmove’s House Price Index – May 2018

The latest house price index has been released by property portal Rightmove.co.uk, providing insight on the UK property market based on the asking price of properties being listed to Rightmove for sale. Although the index only looks at the listing price and not sale...
First-time buyers get their own back on buy-to-let landlords

First-time buyers get their own back on buy-to-let landlords

The latest residential analysis from UK Finance and HMRC shows that the proportion of first-time buyers as a percentage of all buyers has increased significantly, while the buy-to-let sector has seen a decline in the number of transactions. The number of transactions...
York voted the best place to live

York voted the best place to live

York has been rated Britain’s best place to live because of its thriving tech and media industries, exciting restaurant scene and innovative workforce. The Sunday Times teamed up with online mortgage broker Habito to name the nation’s best places to live overall, in...
6 DIY Hacks to Increase the Value of Your Home on a Budget

6 DIY Hacks to Increase the Value of Your Home on a Budget

We know selling your home can be stressful, and it’s only natural you want to get the most from your sale. But spending thousands on a new kitchen doesn’t guarantee you’ll secure a higher sale price. That said completing the more minor DIY tasks at a low cost can make...