Would-be second steppers stuck in first homes

Property News 247 Property Agent , zoopla Housing market sympathies are often reserved for first-time buyers. But making the second rung of the property ladder can be tougher still, according to Lloyds Bank. September 5, 2017 Zoopla What’s the latest? Almost a quarter...

House prices gain 4.7% in the year to May

UK HPI: House prices gain 4.7% in the year to May By Warren Lewis 18th July 2017 Property According to May’s UK House Price Index, average house prices in the UK have increased by 4.7% in the year to May 2017 – down from 5.3% in the year to April 2017. The...

Get your home ready for Christmas

With presents to buy, holidays to organise and food to prepare, it’s easy to neglect your home in the run up to Christmas. As always, we’re on hand to help, so here’s a list of quick fixes to get your home sparkling in time for 25th December....

Base rate to 0.25 per cent

The Bank of England has, as expected, cut its base rate to 0.25 per cent after a record seven years at its previous historic low of 0.5 per cent. Today’s cut may be an important psychological boost to markets and manufacturers but it is uncertain what its impact will...