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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

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

Do you need to call in the chimney sweep?

15 September 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Now that the nights are drawing in, thoughts will be turning to cosy nights in. And one of the things that is often overlooked by property owners and landlords, whether they have just bought a new property or as part of their routine maintenance, is

Spotlight on Battersea SW11

01 September 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

The huge, £9bn Rafael Vinoly Architects-designed development at Battersea Power Station is now coming on in leaps and bounds. Battersea is just a short hop across the river to the heart of central London and it’s a very fashionable distri

I Am the Agent offers a transparent and completely open online sales package

04 August 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

There are quite a few online estate agents on the market these days, although at I Am the Agent we are proud to point out that we were the UK’s first online estate agent. We pride ourselves on our completely open and transparent charging struct

Spotlight on Thamesmead

02 August 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Thamesmead is a town located 9.4 miles from Charring Cross in Central London and has a population of over 31,000 people according to the 2011 census. The Greater London Council developed Thamesmead to resolve the post war housing crisis mid-1960s to

Rightmove house price index July 2017

28 July 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Rightmove has published its latest house price index at July 2017. The headlines: Newly-marketed property prices at virtual standstill, up by 0.1% (+£312) as we enter quieter holiday season Fundamentals remain good mid-year with robust demand,

Spotlight on Catford

13 July 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Catford is located eight miles south-east of central London and currently has a population of over 15,000 people according to the 2011 census. It is in Zone 3 and its nearest stations are Catford and Catford Bridge so it’s easily commutable to

Safety checks following Grenfell Tower fire

26 June 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

The Department for Communities and Local Government has issued a letter of advice to owners of private residential buildings in England regarding cladding tests following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower. This important information has been released