The Orkney Islands off Scotland's north-east coast experienced the most improved property price growth last year, rising by 18.2% to £147,000 (compared to the average 5.2% rise in UK house prices last
The latest data from the Institute of Fiscal Studies reveals a decline in the homeownership rate of young adults in Great Britain, with the chances of a young adult on a middle income owning their own
As part of a package of proposed animal welfare measures, Labour wants a default right for tenants to keep a pet in their rental properties reported BBC news on Wednesday.
LandlordToday reports that in the final quarter of 2017, rental values in prime London increased by 2.5% - up 1.2% on the same period in 2016.
The BBC reported this week that hundreds of thousands of homeowners are at risk of losing their homes by ignoring how they will pay off their interest-only mortgage.
A stomach-churning article in the Daily Mail this week reports how a tenant left a rental flat in a disgusting state after the landlord failed to check on the property for ten years.
HMO (House of Multiple Occupancy) landlords should be aware that as from 4th May 2018 new legislation comes in to force that means most HMO’s will be subject to mandatory licensing.
We reported last February how thousands of owners of new-build homes are being hit with unexpected costs when they go to buy the freehold (currently 1.4 million houses have been sold as leasehold).
New research released today from Propertymark reveals that more than half Brits (54%) who rented, bought or sold a home in the last five years had issues with their estate or letting agent.
Residents of a privately-owned London tower block with the same cladding as Grenfell Tower may be forced to pay between £13,300 and £31,300 each in instalments, for replacement panels up to £2m.
Rightmove highlighted mixed signals in their latest property market report published in the Guardian newspaper earlier this week.
Nearly £10 billion was spent on moving in the UK last year – with the average UK home mover also facing an additional £9,580 in moving costs.