After recently coming across the “Modern Method of Auction” when searching for our new home, I quickly felt compelled to sound a warning about it!
With house prices and the related deposits required going through the roof in London and the South East, could shared ownership be the answer?
After a surge in property prices in London vs. the rest of the UK, we explore whether the London property market growth will continue in the coming years.
Buying property is all about timing if you want to secure a bargain. But, when is the best time of year to invest in Real Estate?
Housing markets in certain nations showed exceptional growth, other global housing markets such as Japan, China, and Greece saw declines in house prices.
Every thought about taking on a renovation project? Its never going to be easy, but the effort could lead to some significant gains if you do it right!
Recent headlines show figures at average levels of growth, but then still shout about a housing crisis in the UK! What’s the truth behind these headlines?
When buying a new house, you’ll need to consider both the benefits and disadvantages of taking out a fixed rate mortgage or a variable rate mortgage.
Selling high risk property can be more difficult than selling standard real estate. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you sell your high risk property.
Despite much talk of a bubble in the UK housing market, the debate outside of London isn’t around bubbles, but rather recovery and return to growth.
The UK Help to Buy Scheme is now one!! Its impact on house prices seems to have been substantial. How has this helped / hindered people in that time?
Following a rapid increase in house prices in 2013 (and the inevitable rising interest rates), the AVERAGE PERSON CANNOT AFFORD THE AVERAGE HOUSE!
Whilst rental incomes have increased steadily since 2005, real rental income have fallen and increasing house prices has led to declining investor yields.
Property price predictions for the UK in 2014 The guys at The Property Podcast recently asked me to give my UK property price predictions for 2014. I made a recording for their 2014 property price predictions podcast. Predicting the UK property market Predicting the property market couldn’t be easier, could it? Just ask John Major in…
Housing bubble in the UK – part III Following on from part I and part II on the UK housing bubble series. Many people responded to the North vs London analysis by asking “What about the Midlands?” or “London isn’t the South”. All good points. Therefore, dear readers, you will find a neat little info-graphic below.…
Housing bubble in the UK – part II Earlier in the week, we looked at whether we may currently be in a housing bubble. The conclusion was that, in London, perhaps the 2007 bubble never burst, and that Londoners should be wary of further house price increases. In the North, however, house prices relative to…
Housing bubble in the UK The headlines from the media, political figures, banking leaders and other experts range from “The market is undervalued” to “we are coming out of recession” to “impending doom: bubble about to burst”. However, I have not seen much data to date actually supporting any of these arguments. Nationwide House…