If you work abroad for extended periods, jet lag and flight delays could be the least of your worries. Because leaving your home unoccupied for more than 30 days at a time comes with a whole host of…
Archive for 2022
Housing strategy, landlords tax grabbed, UK house prices, property valuations, and demand for holiday homes
UK property news has headlined new moves in the government’s housing strategy, while the price of a home in this country has risen for the eleventh month in a row.
The latest UK property news shines a light on those landlords who are helping struggling tenants by reducing rents, even while other landlords are themselves struggling so much they have sold up...
The government's mission to improve the energy efficiency of homes in the private rented sector will bring cheaper bills for tenants and mean that the country spends a little less on importing energy.
First-time buyers have to rent, free money offer, house prices stall, “eco rules” property shortages, and jail for property investment fraudster
The latest UK property news reveals mixed fortunes for house hunters. While the recent headlong rush of rising house prices has now stalled somewhat – in the face of rising inflation...
Double council tax for second home owners, Airbnb register, no-fault evictions, and other UK property news
Inflation and the cost-of-living crisis hit the headlines of UK property news when it was revealed that some tenants cannot afford the cost of insuring their belongings.
House prices slow, Bath a hotspot, Right to Buy revival, first-time buyers’ deposits, ending “price on application”
Recent UK property news headlines hint at a definite tailing off of what has been an unrelenting surge in average house prices – although the city of Bath is currently identified as the country’s top.
NRLA v. Shelter, asking prices rise, rental market boom, seaside hotspots, and highest property prices outside London
Current UK property news is dominated by the continuing strength of the market, with big increases noted in house sales, rents, property at the seaside and homes outside the capital.
Bungalows all the rage, the greening of tradesmen, anti-money laundering (AML) compliance, and pimp your London home
Want to know what’s hitting the headlines of UK property news? Just read on. You’ll find a real mixed bag of topics spanning the interests of both homeowners, renters, and even the tradesmen who look…
Developer Generation, landlords hit by EPC changes, call for Rental Housing Strategy, and energy-saving new builds
Recent UK property news reveals some fundamental movements in the nature of the property market as a current generation of owners look upon their homes in an entrepreneurial fashion and more prospecti
Cladding repairs fund, EPC confusion, inflation and the housing market, and the latest Halifax house price index
More housebuilders and developers have agreed to fund the cost of removing dangerous cladding on buildings between 11m and 18m tall – rather than using public monies to do so.
Brits tighten belts, landlords’ grants for EV chargers, housing supply, and landlords on Chancellor’s Spring statement
UK property news currently reflects two apparently opposing economic strands.