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Over half of UK property owners don’t like their home, research suggests

Published on 07/02/2015 By Tomas

  Published by Property Wire on Wednesday, 28 January 2015   One in 10 home owners in the UK regret buying their home with the biggest reason being that they think they rushed into it and 57% actually dislike their homes, new research has found. Buying a house is the biggest purchase most people will […]

“Size not important” say young Londoners

Published on 10/12/2014 By Tomas

  Published by Landlord Today on Wednesday, 10 December 2014   Young Londoners would rather rent a tiny studio flat rather than a large property which was not so well located. High-end letting agency Knight Frank surveyed 18 to 24-year-olds to ask if they would be happy in a “microflat” – described by the agency […]

Property outperforms commodities in confidence survey

Published on 28/05/2011 By Tomas

Published by OPP on Saturday, 28 May 2011   Confidence in property investment has reached eight-month high says the Worldwide Property Group. “With the commodities markets looking decidedly shaky, property is once again increasing in investment popularity,” the Worldwide Property Group told OPP this week. Results from the company’s April UK Confidence Tracker Survey reveal […]

House prices rise unexpectedly

Published on 06/03/2011 By Tomas

Published by Reuters on Tuesday, 1 Mar 2011 by Peter Griffiths   House prices rose unexpectedly in February after a small fall at the start of the year, a survey showed on Tuesday, a sign that uncertainty in the property market is set to continue. Prices climbed by a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent month-on-month, defying […]

Estate agents turn gloomy on the UK market

Published on 15/09/2010 By Tomas

Published by Financial Advice on Tuesday 14th September 2010   Estate agents in the UK have turned dramatically gloomy on the UK market with the latest survey from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors showing that a balance of 32% more estate agents saw a reduction in prices in August compared to those who saw […]