Monthly Archives: September 2017

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Rents Rise In Britain’s Property Market

September 21st, 2017|Property Market Commentary, Uncategorised|

Rents Rise In Britain's Property Market Rents Rise In Britain's Property Market with the average rent up 2.4% across the UK in the year to August 2017 shows the latest index. Average rents across the UK rose by 2.4% in August compared to the same month a year ago. This is the highest rate of [...]

UK Property Prices Rise in November

September 11th, 2017|Commentary, UK House Prices, UK Property News|

UK Property Prices Rise in November UK Property Prices Rise in November and are continuing to show resilience since the ‘Brexit’ vote. The latest index figures showing a 0.1% price rise in November. Year on year price growth is down to 4.4% from 4.6% in October. Therefore taking the average price of a home to [...]

Election Result Creates Opportunity for Overseas Property Investors

September 10th, 2017|International Investor News, Property Market Commentary|

The UK General Election Result Creates Opportunity for Overseas Property Investors. Election Result Creates Opportunity for Overseas Property Investors, as the uncertainty of a Hung Parliament has weekend the Pound. Overseas investors who are buying in dollar pegged currencies such as in the UAE have increased buyer. James Roberts, Knight Frank's chief economist, said property [...]

Rising House Prices Restricting First Time Buyers

September 10th, 2017|First-Time Buyers, Property Market Analysis|

Rising UK House Prices Means First Time Buyers are Frozen out Rising House Prices Restricting First Time Buyers. UK's rising house prices have been outpacing wage inflation for many years, which for many aspiring homeowners, has left the first time buyers needing larger deposits which has made home ownership getting further out of reach for [...]

UK Interest Rate Cut

September 10th, 2017|Mortgages and Finance, Property Market Analysis|

UK Interest Rate Cut The UK interest rate cut has lowered the Bank of England base rate from 0.5% to just 0.25%. This cut is a new low for the base rate which has been 0.5% for seven years and now we look at how this will affect savers, borrows and the property market. For [...]

Effects of Brexit One Month After

September 10th, 2017|Commentary|

Effects of Brexit One Month After There was and still is some uncertainty surrounding the effects of Brexit one month after now since the UK voted to leave and invoke article 50. Accurately measuring what impact the vote will have will take some time due to the complexity of collating and data processing. As the [...]

Brexit Effects on UK Property Market

September 10th, 2017|Commentary, International Investor News|

Brexit Effects on UK Property Market. The UK’s vote to leave the European Union came as a shock to many. Brexit has had a large impact on international markets immediately after the result was announced with the pound falling to a 31 year low against the dollar. The initial reactions and opinions show a mixed [...]

UK Vote to Leave the EU

September 10th, 2017|UK Property News|

UK Vote to Leave the EU | What does it Mean for the Property Market? UK Vote to Leave the EU | What does this mean for the UK property market? Cheaper pound lures overseas property investors from the Middle East and Asia. The results are in. The UK Vote to Leave the EU | [...]

House Prices Rise Despite ‘Brexit’ Fears

September 10th, 2017|UK House Prices, UK Property News|

House Prices Rise Despite 'Brexit' Fears UK house prices rise despite 'Brexit' fears suggests the latest data from Halifax Bank. The Halifax report indicates that the house prices in the UK are remaining strong ahead of the EU referendum. In Halifax’s monthly house price index, Halifax said the average house price actually rose by 1.4% [...]

Where to Invest? Looking for a stable and low risk investment option?

September 10th, 2017|Guide|

Where to Invest? Looking for a stable and low risk investment option? The options can be endless and confusing, there are a number of expatriates who are looking for investment options and are unsure where to invest their money. The political instability and depressed oil prices creating uncertainty in the MENA Region and Middle eastern [...]