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Spotlight on Manchester

21 June 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Manchester is a metropolitan borough which, as at 2015, had a population of 530,300. It lies within the second-most populous urban area in the UK, with an overall population of 2.55 million The earliest recorded history of Manchester was a civilian s

Spotlight on Highgate

25 May 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Highgate is one of the most expensive of London’s suburbs, about five miles north of Charing Cross. Until it was swallowed up by the Victorian suburbs it was a distinct village straddling the road to the north. It has wonderful Georgian and Vic

Spotlight on Margate

11 May 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Many of us dream about living beside the seaside and Margate seems to be the word on everyone’s lips at the moment. It has become a beacon for Londoners, and according to the Mail Online (July 2016) it is known locally as 'Shoreditch-on-Sea' fo

May Mortgage news

10 May 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is our regular summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Tesco Bank have announced a new range of lower mortgage rates. With a lot of the changes on products with no arrangement fees, this will make the T

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

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

Handy guide to packing up for moving day

28 February 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

I Am The Agent's guest blogger, Max of Anderson Transport, has put together a little handy guide to get through the dreaded pack up day! How to pack for a move Even if you've hired a removals company to help you move home, it doesn't mean that you ca