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What will happen to the housing market?

What will happen to the housing market?

Some property experts are predicting that the housing market will slow down, but the crash previously anticipated by experts when Brexit and the pandemic took effect clearly hasn’t happened. However, rising living costs may impact the market. A housing market crash...

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Property Prices Continue To Rise

Property Prices Continue To Rise

The housing market continues to defy predictions with yet another property price increase in April. House prices increased by 1.1 per cent in April according to Halifax. The lender notes that this is the tenth monthly rise, the longest run since 2016. Prices have...

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Base Rate Goes Up To One Per Cent

Base Rate Goes Up To One Per Cent

The Bank of England has just announced it is increasing the base rate to one per cent and is predicting that inflation will peak this year at more than ten per cent. Interest rates have just gone up. The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee has voted to...

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A slight increase in the number of properties for sale

A slight increase in the number of properties for sale

Are you frustrated by the lack of available properties on the market at present? There could be signs that things are starting to improve for homebuyers… If you’re currently on the lookout for a new property, you may have noticed it’s difficult to find a range of...

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House Price Growth Predicted To Slow

House Price Growth Predicted To Slow

Leading estate agent Knight Frank predicts that house prices will see just a small increase next year, and the market, in general, will begin to slow. There’s been a consistent rise in house prices throughout the pandemic. The average property price has risen by 10.9...

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UK House Prices Rise Again

UK House Prices Rise Again

Despite higher living costs, buyer demand for properties remains strong, and we’ve seen another property price increase in March. The housing market has maintained momentum, with UK prices increasing by 1.4 per cent in March according to Halifax.The average property...

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It’s Cheaper To Own A Property Than Rent

It’s Cheaper To Own A Property Than Rent

A new report from Halifax reveals that monthly housing costs are likely to be cheaper if you own a property rather than renting one. Buying is cheaper than renting, according to Halifax. The lender has just published its Buying vs Renting Review, based on housing...

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Third Interest Rate Rise Since December

Third Interest Rate Rise Since December

The base rate has just gone up to 0.75 per cent. So, what does this mean for you and your mortgage and what should you do next? The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee has today (17 March) voted to increase the base rate from 0.5 per cent to 0.75 per cent....

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