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The Ups and Downs of Investing in Holiday Rental Properties

With international travel having taken an unprecedented nosedive, 2021 has become the year of the ‘staycation’. In turn, demand for desirable holiday rental properties has skyrocketed in dozens of popular regions across the UK. Even before the coronavirus pandemic hit, interest in buy-to-let investments for holiday lettings was steadily increasing. […]

Top Tips for Buying a Property at Auction

There are many ways of buying a property these days and knowing which is the best way can be a bit daunting. One way of landing yourself a great bargain is buying through auctions. Not for the faint hearted, auctions can be both exciting and nerve racking, particularly for first-time […]

Average House Prices Increase at Fastest Rate Since 2004

The phasing out of tax incentives offered in the form of a temporary stamp duty holiday was predicted to lead to a notable decline in housing demand toward the end of June. According to the latest figures from Nationwide, last month’s housing market performance exceeded all realistic expectations. Average UK […]

Housing Market Is on Fire, Says Andy Haldane

The chief economist of the Bank of England has spoken of the positive effects of several government incentives for homebuyers, describing the current state of the UK Housing market as “on fire”. Coupled with additional savings accrued during lockdown, Andy Haldane said that the stamp duty holiday was fuelling demand […]

Female Applications for Specialist Finance Soars Due to the Pandemic

Bluestone Mortgages have released interesting statistics regarding the applications they have been receiving, in particular from women, between October 2020 and March 2021, showing a rise of 38% in individual female cases requiring specialist lending solutions. There was also a significant increase of 37% in applications for joint female borrowers […]

Average UK House Prices See Highest Annual Growth in 14 years

With the UK real estate market returning to full strength after almost a year spent in lockdown, average property prices are soaring at a rate even the most optimistic analysts could not have predicted. According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, house price averages skyrocketed by […]

House Price Growth Continues to Defy Widespread Economic Turbulence

The after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are expected to linger for some time. During which, economic uncertainty will continue to be the norm for much of the United Kingdom. Why are average house prices soaring in most regions across the UK? With the pandemic still maintaining its grip on much […]

Moving Home Simplified: Eight Essential Packing Tips from the Pros

Packing possessions prior to a move can be exciting and daunting in equal measures. It is something you only have to do on occasion but can nonetheless prove far more challenging than you bargained for. A few practical pointers from the pros can go a long way with projects like […]

COVID-19 Triggers Major Shift in Brokers’ Approach to Advising Clients

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced mortgage brokers across the UK to radically transform their approach to advising clients on property purchases and remortgage options. Specifically, many brokers have spoken of the need to show greater empathy to the requirements and preferences of their clients, while others have spoken of the […]

New Affordable Self-Build Home Scheme Touted by the Government

It has been clear for many years now that the UK government is unlikely to come close to its ambitious goals regarding widespread construction of affordable homes within the next five years. Various initiatives have been introduced to encourage first-time buyers to invest, but affordable inventory remains dangerously scarce. Now, […]

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