Over 222,000 new homes were built in 2017/2018, a rise of 2% to the highest level in all by one of the last 31 years, official figures show.
But the data from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) reveals that the target ... read more �
Rents in the private rented sector in the UK increased by 0.9% in the 12 months to October 2018, unchanged from the 12 months to September 2018, official data shows.
They increased by 0.9% in England, by 0.7% in Wales, by 0.6% in Scotland and by 1.7... read more �
Young people in Britain saving for their first home can get on the property ladder two years earlier thanks to the Government’s flagship Help to Buy scheme, new research has found.
Getting on the housing ladder faster helps them save £10... read more �
Trustworthiness as the most important quality in tenants, more important than paying rent on time, while tenants say a property’s condition is top consideration when renting.
Some 42% of landlords in the UK’s private rented sector put tr... read more �
Annual price growth in England and Wales continues to slow but month on month values are rising again with growth led by the East and West Midlands, the latest index shows.
House prices rebounded in October, up 0.4% to an average of £304,433, ... read more �
The mortgage industry is failing to keep up with modern borrowers’ needs, according to a new survey which shows applications from 54% fell for ‘normal’ reasons.
This number of applicants were rejected for lifestyle choices, includi... read more �
Retired home owners in the UK are boosting their finances by an average £76,967 as the equity release market continues to break records, new data suggests.
Figures from independent equity release adviser Key shows that its customers released n... read more �
Rents in the prime central London property market increased by 1.1% the 12 months to September as supply levels continue to fall, a new index report shows.
There has been a 7% fall in the number of new lettings listings in the sector over the same p... read more �
A commission to champion beautiful buildings as an integral part of the drive to build the kind of new homes communities need has been announced by the Government.
The Building Better, Beautiful Commission will develop a vision and practical measure... read more �
Annual house price growth in the UK was 1.6% in the 12 months to October 2018, the slowest rate of growth since May 2013, data from the latest lender index shows.
Month on month prices were more or less flat, up just 0.2%, taking the average price o... read more �