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Is UK Property Still A Foundation For A Balanced Portfolio?

June 2nd, 2019|Brexit, International Investor News, Property Market Analysis|

Is UK Property Still A Foundation For A Balanced Portfolio? Much has been reported about Brexit and how stable is the property market? Many were predicting property prices to plunge. In fact, the opposite has happened. There's been continued uncertainty surrounding Brexit, Theresa May has tried 3 times and failed to pass the Withdrawal Agreement [...]

UK Property Market Continues To Be Resilient

May 29th, 2019|Commentary|

UK Property Market Continues To Be Resilient Many fearmongers including the bank of England chief suggested property prices would plummet, the UK property market is defying predictions. With the latest data suggesting that transaction levels are, in fact, holding steady. Latest data released by HMRC; shows residential property transactions in the UK decreased by just [...]

UK House Prices Defy Brexit

May 20th, 2019|Commentary|

UK House Prices Defy Brexit, New Figures from Halifax House Price Index The latest figures from Halifax make for positive reading, UK House Prices Defy Brexit; +5.0% Annual change +4.2% Quarterly change +1.1% Monthly change £236,619 Average price On a monthly basis, house prices rose by 1.1%, versus a fall of 1.3% March. House prices in [...]

Brexit Latest & Property Prices

December 10th, 2018|Commentary, UK House Prices, UK Property Market Update, UK Property News|

Brexit Latest & UK Property Prices Updated 17th April 2019 Confidence in the UK as a place for investment is returning. The United Kingdom has been awarded the top spot in a survey which ranks how attractive countries are as investment destinations over the coming year. Despite “continued uncertainty stemming from its intention to leave the [...]

What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment?

November 18th, 2018|Commentary, UK Property Market Update|

What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment? What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment? Well, the UK has long had a  "north-south divide".  In the past, the London property market has been the destination for many property investors. The north has been regarded as the industrial area of England, with the [...]

Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot

November 4th, 2018|Commentary|

Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot. Not only the UK’s largest city outside London but also one of the country’s biggest financial centres. The relocation of firms; Deutsche Bank and HSBC will increase the number of affluent professionals making their home here. The diverse economy benefits from exceptional connections to local, [...]

1 in 3 Millennials Will Rent Forever

May 23rd, 2018|Commentary|

1 in 3 Millennials Will Rent Forever Up to 1 in 3 Millennials will rent forever, those born between 1980 and 1996, will never own their own home says new research from the Resolution Foundation. Escalating house price growth, rising cost of living and deposits. Contrasted with a backdrop of relatively stagnant wage inflation is creating [...]

Invest in a House or a Flat?

May 23rd, 2018|UK House Prices|

Should you Invest in a House or a Flat? To invest in a house or a flat? Is difficult a question many investors are faced with. Now new research shows that flats have risen more in the last 5 years than houses. In fact, every month the average flats value increased by an average of £1,250,  [...]

Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices

May 23rd, 2018|Commentary, Dubai Property Market Update>Foreign Investors, UK House Prices|

Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices A new study suggests that Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices; as property prices in the UK have increased far more than typical inflation. The UK has always been an attractive place to invest for foreign buyers; a secure legal system, no barriers to entry and a [...]

UK Specialized Property Investment Rises

May 22nd, 2018|UK Property Market Update|

UK Specialized Property Investment Rises Specialized UK property investment records higher transaction volumes.  Nearly £18 billion invested in the past year, an annual increase of 40% shows latest research. In a Knight Frank Report entitled The Human Factor: Specialist Property, shows a UK Specialized Property Investment Rises substantially compared to last year. Capital is being [...]