Capital values across UK’s commercial property market boosts up

Capital values across the UK’s commercial property market increased 0.4% in May 2017. According to the latest CBRE monthly report, The national average was pulled up by Central London offices, where capital growth was the result of yield movement while all property rental values increased 0.1% over the month. capital value growth in the industrial Read More

Rented region in Scotland will offer sound investment opportunities in UK

The private rental sector in Scotland will continue to offer sound investment opportunities despite current political uncertainties and recent industry legislation. According to the report from property consultancy Galbraith, Prices remain competitive in Scotland compared to the rest of the UK and the rental sector in continues to show signs of growth at a time Read More

Property owners in UK are more happy than private rented sector tenants

Owners in UK are more happy with their home, but tenants are not so pleased with where they live. According to the survey from The HouseShop, Overall 83% of home owners said they were happy with their home compared to 54% of tenants renting from a private landlord, Renters were also much more likely to Read More

Sales rising in central London prime property market

More realistic prices sees to pick up in central London prime property market. Sellers and estate agents are being more realistic with asking prices and as a result there is movement in what has been a stagnant market. According to property search firm Black Brick, The market has largely absorbed the stamp duty rises introduced Read More

Rise in mortgage enquiries in UK

More UK mortgage applications through intermediaries is successful than a year ago. The overall rate of mortgage applications in UK resulting in completions reached 70% in the first quarter of 2017. According to the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association (IMLA) tracker report, 67% of first time mortgage applications were completed. Overall there is an improving picture Read More

Remortgages increased home lending market in UK

Remortgaging is propping up slowing mortgage market in the UK. According to the conveyance service provider LMS, The number of remortgage transactions made in April rose by 8%, a 3,000 additional deals compared to March. It also found that remortgagors felt a squeeze on family finances, with 15% remortgaging to unlock equity to pay off Read More