The British Government has introduced new rules regarding licensing of houses in multiple occupation (HMO) that will mean a substantially higher number of properties will require a licence.
From 01 October 2018, an HMO licence will be needed for pro... read more �
A property that is accurately valued is more likely to sell quickly in the current British housing market where activity is slowing, it is claimed.
New figures from a independent estate agent form 54 branches suggests that valuation is the key to av... read more �
Annual rental growth has turned positive in prime central London for the first time since January 2016, the latest index data shows.
Rents were up by 0.8% in the 12 months to May 2018 in the prime central market but are still down by 1.7% on a quart... read more �
The number of tenants looking for new homes in the UK’s private rented sector fell in May but those seeing rents rise increased.
The data from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) also shows that the he number of rental propert... read more �
Many people in Britain not looking to buy a property simply don’t want the financial commitment that comes with owning a home, new research has found.
Overall, of the estimated 17 million renters in the UK, some 70% or 12 million adults, have ... read more �
Asking prices continue to rise across most of the UK but the supply drought it over with more properties for sale coming onto the market, according to the latest index report.
However, Greater London and the South East of England have seen asking pr... read more �
A lot has been written about how professional people like nurses, teachers and police officers struggle to get on the housing ladder in the UK but now new research looks at who can and cannot afford to buy a home.
It found that train drivers are abl... read more �
The number of landlords leaving the private rented sector in the UK increased in April with letting agents reporting that those selling reached the highest level since 2015.
The number of prospective tenants registered per member branch increased by... read more �
A Victorian house near Doncaster is set to feature in the upcoming series of ITV's Victoria. Brodsworth Hall's immaculately-preserved gardens will feature in the third series of the period drama, which tells the story of Queen Victoria's reign. The E... read more �
Pets and a high speed internet connection are the top things that tenants in the private rented sector in the UK want from their rented home, new research has found.
Some 28% of tenant are willing to pay an average of £24 a month more for thei... read more �