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Can you still make money in property?

Thu 13 Mar 2014

With house prices in some areas now rising at a rate that makes it more profitable for some home owners to stay put than to go out to work this may seem a daft question, but if you want to really make money in property is it still possible? The answer is “yes” but it’s not as easy as it once was.

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Young new homeowners plan to use Help to Buy

Thu 13 Mar 2014

Almost half of potential new property owners this year aged under 40 are planning to use the Help to Buy scheme to help them realise their dream of home ownership, according to research by Experian.

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Strongest ever start to a new year

Thu 13 Mar 2014

Average asking prices up by 1% (+�2,406), the largest ever January rise in the price of property coming to market Year-on-year increase up to 6.3% (+�14,432), the highest since November 2007 New sellers and their agents are optimistic on price expectations � but is this well-founded? Over first two weeks of January 2014, both website traffic and email leads to agents and developers hit records for the time of year, up nearly 20% on 2013 At 58 properties per branch, lowest stock of property for sale since February 2007 Are more making 2014 the year to move? Number of newly marketed properties rises 4% in the first week of January compared to the same period last year

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