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Rightmove's December 2016 House Price Index and Overview

13 December 2016  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove have now published their December house price index. Here are the highlights, courtesy of Miles Shipside, Rightmove director and housing market analyst. Rightmove says strong November sales outweigh uncertainty as they forecast 2% rise in 2

How Brexit might affect homeowners

21 March 2016  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

I Am the Agent the UK’s leading online estate agent is very pleased to have the opportunity to share the views of Paula Higgins, the founder and Chief Executive of the Home Owners Alliance, on the vexing question of what Brexit might mean for B

What Does The Changes To Pensions Mean For Property?

20 October 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

What Does The Changes To Pensions Mean For Property? Pensions are changing and for many people this means that they will be able to access their non-salary pension well before they retire. For years it was the case that those with private pensions bo

I Am The Agent Helps Buyers and Sellers Counteract Stamp Duty

28 July 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

With experts predicting that the vast majority of property buyers will be paying 3% stamp duty within just two years, I Am The Agent is calling on all those thinking of moving home to minimise their costs as much as possible with their self-service e

Mortgage Application Rejections Set To Increase This Summer

04 April 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Getting a mortgage in the post-2007 economic climate was not easy for many people however the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) revealed that last year was the best year for mortgage approvals since the financial crisis. However new intrusive questio

Flood News & Advice

08 January 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

The UK has been hit drastically by severe flooding in recent years and this looks set to get worse in the years to come. December 2013 and so far in January 2014 we have seen some of the worst floods for decades with 84 different flood warnings in En

A Review Of The Property Market In 2013

07 January 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

2013 saw considerable growth in the UK property market with house prices rising by 8.4% over the course of the year*. There was a rise in all regions of the UK but the main driver was London where the growth was 14.9% and the National Housing Federat

Number of First Time Landlords Entering the Buy-To-Let Market at its Highest Level Since September 2012

17 May 2013  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

A new survey by one of the UK’s largest landlord providers has cast an optimistic light on the buy-to-let industry. Mortgage provider Paragon has confirmed that the number of first time landlords entering the market is now at its highest level

Market Conditions

25 September 2012  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Research into buyer behaviour on the Rightmove website shows that potential buyers spend an average of just 2.7 seconds looking at a seller’s summary advert before deciding whether to take their interest further, or move on to look at other pro