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Spotlight on the City of London

05 May 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Have you ever thought about living in the Square Mile? It wasn’t too long ago that the City was almost a resident-free zone, with no life in the streets after working hours or at the weekend. Nowadays it’s a thriving residential district,

Spotlight on Stepney

21 April 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here’s the latest instalment in our property hotspots guide, focusing on Stepney. Stepney is an interesting area, both in terms of housing and the communities it is home to, formed over generations of immigration from Europe and beyond. It was

What does Article 50 & the start of Brexit mean to Property?

30 March 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

What impact will the triggering of Article 50, and the start of formal Brexit negotiations, have on the property market? The FT has reported that Google searches ‘How will Brexit affect the property market’ have outranked other post-Brexi

What does the 2017 Spring Budget have in store for the property market?

14 March 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

There was nothing much to shout about in relation to measures to boost the property market in the Spring Budget, which is a bit of a surprise given that the Government’s own Housing White Paper, published last month, admits that the housing mar

Mortgage news!

02 March 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Gross Mortgage Lending for January hit its highest level since 2008. Data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders confirmed £18,9bn lent, which was an inc

Highlights from Rightmove house price index February 2017

01 March 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove has published its latest house price index at February 2017.The headline news is that the annual rate of house price increase is at its lowest since April 2013, whilst demand remains strong.The annual rate of increase is +2.3%. Miles Shipsi

Mortgage News from I Am The Agent HQ

07 February 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. · Santander have softened its policy on interest only lending to help the older client. The bank will now lend to clients up to the age of 70, so this

Property market update courtesy of Rightmove, our trusted partner

19 January 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove is the UK’s largest property portal, and they have shared their insight into what 2017 might bring for the UK sales and lettings markets. Their overall headline is that markets will remain strong, with robust demand (subject to region

We're on the buses

10 January 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Today is the start of the I Am the Agent bus spotting competition. We have asked our clients to tell their own stories about how they became their own estate agent and saved thousands on renting or selling their property online. Rosie became the agen