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Pension Reforms Could Affect UK Property Market


Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Rise of Pensioner Landlords Could Have Dramatic Effect On UK Property Market As most people are already aware the UK pension rules changed on 6th April 2015, allowing people aged 55 and over to withdraw all or part of their pension pot to spend as they prefer rather than being forced to buy some form [...]


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UK Property Prices Cut To Tempt More Property Investors


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Good News For Property Investors as Vendors Cut Property Asking Prices To Attract More Interest Residential property vendors all over the UK are dropping property prices in a bid to attract willing buyers during the traditionally quiet winter months, good news for residential property buyers but very good news for property investors purchasing using Buy [...]


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Positive Predictions Over UK Property For The Year Ahead


Thursday, January 2, 2014

Buoyant Property Sales And Strong Rental Market Expected In 2014 There are a number of positive predictions surrounding the health and well being of the UK property sales market and expected tenant demand for rented property in the UK private rental sector (PRS), which are expected to increase significantly in 2014, according to new research by popular property portal, Rightmove. [...]


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The Current Rental Market


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The UK’s rental market has seen strong growth over the last year with rents stabilising in the third quarter to an average rent of £970 per calendar month after an initial fall in price in August. The market has seen a 2 percent increase in rents from September 2011, just 0.6 percent below the rate [...]


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Tenants Can’t Afford To Pay More Rent


Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Tenants without Rent Guarantee Insurance are finding Private Rental Sector (PRS) rents are becoming more difficult to afford as many are handing over more than 50% of their gross pay to keep a roof over their heads according to the online property portal, Rightmove. The average pay-to-rent ratio across the UK is 38% – but [...]


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Over 1 Million More Rental Properties Needed In UK


Thursday, April 5, 2012

The UK may need an extra 1.1 Million private sector rental properties within the next 4 Years as 1 in 5 Households could be in PRS properties. The number of people renting homes in the UK Private Rented Sector (PRS) has almost doubled over the last ten years, increasing from 2.5 Million tenants in PRS [...]


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