Highest proportion of younger buyers in a decade

The proportion of younger buyers has hit the highest rate in a decade, Property Industry Eye reports. The Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government’s English Housing Survey for 2018-19 shows owner occupation hit 41.2% last year, up from 37.6% in 2017-18 for...

New electrical safety rules from July 2020

RLA has announced that on all new tenancies from 1st July 2020, five-year safety checks will be mandatory for all landlords. The mandatory five-year safety checks will be rolled out to existing tenancies from April 2021, with failure to comply incurring a fine of up...

UK house prices continue to rise

We are pleased to see that the housing market is looking strong as we move into 2020, According to Halifax data, house prices rose by 1.7% in December, pushing the annual increase to 4%. The Guardian states that this increase can be attributed to a number of factors,...