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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

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

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

Some IATA handy hints to get your property ready for winter marketing

02 November 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

It appears Autumn is well and truly upon us, the leaves have turned a golden shade and the nights have drawn in. Halloween costumes can now be put back into storage and we can all look forward to the festive season fast approaching! Whilst traditiona

Mortgage news - October 2017

25 October 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. M&S (yes, really, Marks and Spencer!) have announced plans to launch a mortgage range through brokers from early next year. After the success of M&S

UK Cities House Price Index - August 2017

13 October 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Hot off the press ... Zoopla's UK CIty House Price Index. Check out the latest inflation growth and what areas are falling down.. UK city house price inflation at 4.9%, down from 6.6% in August 2016. Manchester is the fastest growing city (7.3%). The

Getting ready to let your pad - the IATA ultimate checklist for landlords

22 September 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Are you ready to rent out your pad? No doubt you’ve given your place a fresh coat of paint, perhaps some new blinds and furniture, and taken the photos for your listing. But don’t forget the more formal tasks that you, as a landlord, must

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

18 September 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Hot off the press, here is Rightmove's latest house price index for September 2017 No sign of usual autumn price bounce as London drag continues Price of property coming to market falls by 1.2% (-£3,660) this month, the first monthly fall at th