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The latest house price index brought to you by Rightmove and I Am The Agent - January 2018

18 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove'sHouse Price Index at January 2018 has just been published. The report indicates a busy start to 2018 with increased home-hunter activity Here are the headlines: Early traffic data indicates a busy start to 2018, with Rightmove visits up by

Mortgage news - January 2018

10 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Accord Mortgages have continued with their changes to their lending with the announcement of £500 cash back on some Buy to Let deals. This is a sector

Scottish private residential tenancies came into force on 1 December 2017

29 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Landlords north of the border need to be aware of the new tenancy regime that came into force on 1 December 2017 in Scotland for all future private sector lets, following consultation with landlord and tenant representative organisations. The new typ

Mortgage news - December 2017

27 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes and announcements in the mortgage market to end the year. Accord has refreshed its buy to let range with further reductions of up to 0.35% on 75% of the range. With Accord also reducing fees on their mortgages an

Winter Energy Saving Tips

18 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Winter can really take its toll on your finances, so it’s essential to keep your energy costs as low as possible until the warmer months arrive.Here are five super ‘Winter Energy Saving Tips’ to help you survive the harsh weather co

The latest house price index brought to you by Rightmove and I Am the Agent - December 2017

11 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove’s House Price Index at December 2017 has just been published. Here are the headlines: National average forecast of 1% growth in new seller asking prices in 2018 as the net result of upwards price pressures in some sectors and location

Chancellor announces zero stamp duty. About time too ...

22 November 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

An excellent decision to help buyers take their first steps to property ownership. There’s some good news in the November Budget for first-time buyers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, with the abolition of stamp duty for first-time buyer

Spotlight on Hoxton

20 November 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Hoxton was once located in the Metropolitan Borough of Shoreditch in East London, but has since become a part of the London Borough of Hackney. Today, Hoxton is considered the capital's coolest and most creative enclave – making it one of the m

How tenants can build up that all-important mainstream credit history

09 November 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

There are millions of people in the UK who are struggling to obtain affordable credit or secure a rental property without a credit history. Big Issue Invest (part of the Big Issue Foundation) has joined up with Experian in an innovative partnership c

Spotlight on Norwich

09 November 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Norwich is a venerable and ancient cathedral city in East Anglia on the River Wensum, with a population of circa 213,000. It’s about 100 miles north-east of London. Trains run from Liverpool Street, and with a journey time of just under two hou