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Most property professionals in the UK are positive about proptech

June 6, 2018

The vast majority of property professionals in the UK now regard proptech as an opportunity rather than a threat, new research has found. But a clear majority are also sceptical about their own companies’ progress on adopting new technology, according to the survey by Trident Building Consultancy, in association with the Royal Institution of Chartered […]

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Home borrowers in UK opting increasingly for five year mortgage deals

There has been a resurgence in demand for five year fixed rate remortgage deals in the UK with a rise of 47% in April to represent half of the home lending market, according to new figures. The month on month growth of 11% means that these deals have reached their highest level in six months, […]

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Brexit will cool the UK’s property market this year and next, poll suggests

Property prices in Britain are set to lag behind inflation this year and in 2019 and are expected to fall in London, according to a poll of property market experts. Brexit will hold housing market growth back with prices rising overall on average by 1.7% nationally in 2018, the data from the quarterly poll by […]

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New property listings rise across most of the UK in May

The number of new listings for properties for sale across the UK increased by 7.4% in May compared to the previous month, according to the latest supply index. Overall, across 100 major UK towns and cities some 73,577 new properties were marketed by estate agents in May, first month since the beginning of 2017 that […]

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Mayor wants a Commissioner for social housing in London

June 5, 2018

The Mayor of London has called on the Government to appoint a national Commissioner for social housing to ensure that tenants are represented when it comes to policy making. Mayor Sadiq Khan first muted the idea last September in the aftermath of the Grenfell tower fire in which 71 people died as part of his […]

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Savills acquires Cluttons Middle East real estate business

International real estate advisor Savills has completed the acquisition of Cluttons Middle East, a leading real estate consultancy business in the region. The acquisition will see Savills take full ownership of Cluttons Middle East, a business which has been established in the region for more than 40 years. The business, which will be rebranded Savills […]

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Study reveals how rents in London have soared much higher than wage growth

Rents for a typical two bedroom flat in London have increased by almost 26% to £1,500 per month on average since 2011 and this high level is here to stay, new research suggests. The rise in rents is much more than wage growth which has risen by 9.1% over the same period and it means […]

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Property market recovery is well underway in Spain, latest data suggests

All recent published data confirms that the Spanish property market is well on the way to recovery with prices back into positive territory. According to data from the Spanish Land Registrars’ Association prices increased by 9.39% in the first quarter of the year while the official Government index shows valuations up 2.7%. In the month […]

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Sales in London’s prime property markets still falling across all measures

Sales in the prime central London property market are continuing to fall, on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis, the latest sector index report shows. In prime central London prices fell by 0.2% month on month in April, by 0.7% quarter on quarter and year on year they are down by 1.4% compared to April […]

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New powers for councils to deliver new towns and garden communities in England

Councils in England are to be given new powers to help them deliver the homes their communities need under proposed regulations published by the Housing Minister. Under the new rules councils will be able to seek Government’s approval to launch a New Town Development Corporation, which will be responsible for delivering new towns and garden […]

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Pending home sales in the US fall back again

June 4, 2018

After two straight months of modest increases, pending home sales in the United States dipped in April to their third lowest level over the past year, the latest index shows. Overall sales fell by 1.3% in April month on month and are now down by 2.1% year on year, the fourth month in a row […]

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Hundreds of landlords fined over Right to Rent rules in Britain

Fines of over £265,000 have been collected from British landlords who have failed to comply with controversial rules over checks on tenants eligibility to stay in the UK. The Right to Rent rules were introduced in England and Wales two years ago after a pilot scheme and figures from the Home Office show that 405 […]

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