Prepare your house for sale - great tips for attracting buyersFriday, 26 April 2013 14:06 Published in News Be the first to comment!
When it comes to selling houses, no one wants to be putting theirs on the market and then waiting for a long time to see it sell. Here are some great tips on how to successfully sell your home more quickly.
House price optimism in rises sharplyFriday, 26 April 2013 14:01 Published in News Be the first to comment!
Optimism in house price prospects has risen significantly over the past three months, according to the latest quarterly Halifax Housing Market Confidence tracker as reported in this months Property Reporter.
Heritage offer 95% mortgage deals on selected developmentsWednesday, 27 March 2013 17:48 Published in News Be the first to comment!
Heritage Developments have announced that 95% Mortgages are now being made available on a number of their luxury homes.
Prior to the 2007 banking crisis, up to 95% loan to value deals where common place, however, due to a tightening from lenders, buyers are feeling squeezed out of purchasing that dream home. Statistics published by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) show that in the last couple of years, just 0.36% of all new mortgage funds were lent to borrowers who provided a deposit of 5% or less of the purchase price.
House hunter numbers at highest level in five yearsWednesday, 27 March 2013 17:47 Published in News Be the first to comment!
The number of people registering with estate agents has risen to a five year high according to The National Association of Estate Agents as reported in The Telegraph.
Early indications suggest that 2013 could be a healthier year for the residential property market with a surge in house hunter numbers. Figures already indicate an average of 314 would-be buyers registered with an agent in January alone, the highest figures since September 2007, around the time of the economic downturn.
RLA publishes its Manifesto for Growth in the Private Rented SectorWednesday, 27 March 2013 15:26 Published in News Be the first to comment!
The Residential Landlords’ Association is urging the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, to go for growth in the budget by implementing its recommendations to boost the supply of private rented properties.
Measures to support the almost 90 per cent of landlords, who are individuals or couples, to invest in new homes would prove a substantial shot in the arm for the economy.