Rents in Britain up 1.8% year on year, unchanged for three consecutive month

Rents in Britain increased by 1.8% in the 12 months of June 2017, unchanged for the three consecutive month. According to the National Statistics (ONS), Rents in England increased by 1.9%, in Wales they were up by 1.1% while Scotland saw rental prices increase by 0.2%. But in London the rental growth has been slower, Read More

Residential rents in Britain have increased by 1.1% year on year

Rents in Britain have increased 1.1% year on year. According to the Countrywide monthly lettings index, There is some regional variation with the South West of England seeing rents for new tenancies increasing by 4.6% year on year to an average of £786, the highest annual rise. Average rents were up by 2.8% in the Read More

UK housing market sees marked drop in price growth and sales

According to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Price growth has lost its momentum across the country and activity indicators point to flat sales trend continuing over the coming months. Average stock on surveyors’ books hit a new low in June 2017, highlighting ongoing supply shortage. Looking at price inflation, some 7% of surveyors Read More