Properties UK

UK Houses Prices to Soar 43% Within 5 Years, New Study Reveals

House prices in England and Wales are set to rocket by 30.2% within the next five years, a new study predicts. According to a report from property website Rightmove and experts at Oxford Economics, the biggest price increase will be seen in towns and cities in the south-east, where house values will soar by 37.3% by 2019. Meanwhile, house values will…

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Prime property lettings market in London sees growth in first quarter of 2014

London’s prime residential lettings market witnessed an increase in activity in the first quarter of the year with agreed lets 6.2% higher and newly registered applicants up by 7.7% compared to the same period in 2013. However stock levels decreases, down 22.5% compared to the first quarter of last year which means tenants no longer have the same degree of choice,…

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UK house prices up almost 10% in year to April, ONS data shows

UK house prices up almost 10% in year to April, ONS data shows

UK house prices increased by almost 10% in the 12 months to April 2014, up from the 8% annual amount recorded in the previous month, according to the latest published index. Overall nationwide price growth was 9.9% and the data from the Office of National Statistics confirms that London has been leading the growth at 18.7% with a rise of…

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