Home Ownership is rising, but Private Renting needs work

The recently released English Housing Survey statistics show a welcome increase in home ownership from 2017 into 2018. It is also reported that private rentals are increasing but lagging behind in the quality and standards available. There has been a 5% increase in...

Are House Prices Dipping?

National house prices dipped slightly in April this year, with both London and the South East showing a continuing fall according to the RICS Residential Market Survey in April 2018. The Survey shows that both new buyer enquiries and agreed sales stabilised following...

UK house prices to rise by 6% in 2016

A lack of houses in the private market is leading many to suggest that there will be an increase in house prices during 2016, this increase is expected to be much higher than any rise in household incomes. Summary – According to the RICS housing forecast there...