Cost of living crisis
2023-08-03T00:00:00+01:00By Madeleine Knight
Experts from both sides of the pond say predicting where interest rates will peak and if they’ll fall again is key.
2023-08-01T10:00:00+01:00By Madeleine Knight
UK house prices decreased 8.8% in July, representing the largest fall on record since 2009, according to Nationwide’s index.
In the latest episode of PropCast, Andrew Teacher sits down with data science firm Outra’s Peter Jackson and the Vulnerability Registration Service’s (VRS) Helen Lord to discuss a new partnership from the two organisations which suggests that nearly 2.5 million British households are at high risk of vulnerability.
2023-07-19T06:00:00+01:00By Mike Prew
As the holidays approach, every parent’s car journey nightmare is kids at the end of their tether with choruses of “Are we there yet?” REIT share prices are being defined by stubborn inflation but the UK, it seems, is also nowhere near arriving at the 2% target.
2023-07-12T06:00:00+01:00By David Alcock
At a time when Britain is suffering from a severe housing crisis, especially in the most prosperous places in the Greater South East, this government has taken an increasingly anti-housebuilding and anti-business policy environment stance that is threatening to leave thousands of much-needed new homes on the drawing board and ...
2023-07-07T08:16:00+01:00By David Parsley
House prices fell at the fastest annual rate seen in 12 years in June, according to the latest Halifax index.
2023-06-07T11:30:00+01:00By Jamie Bennett-Ness
Halifax has reported the first annual decline for UK house prices in over a decade, with the price of an average home down 1% compared with a year ago.
2023-06-01T00:00:00+01:00By Mel Flaherty
The property industry’s contribution to the UK economy showed a healthy recovery from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2022, with higher levels of jobs, outputs and turnover, tax revenue to the exchequer and capital investment, a report from the British Property Federation (BPF) shows.
2023-05-25T00:00:00+01:00By Madeleine Knight
While the wider market outlook is uncertain, overseas buyers are driving a boom in high-end London housing.
2023-05-17T00:01:00+01:00By Ian Weinfass
Revenue in the self-storage industry is set to exceed £1bn for the first time in 2023 despite the cost-of-living crisis, according to Cushman & Wakefield and Self Storage Association UK.
2023-04-06T10:05:00+01:00By Madeleine Knight
Halifax’s price index showed the average house price rose 0.8% in March, following a 1.2% rise in February, suggesting that prices ‘continue to defy the odds’, according to Quilter mortgage expert Karen Noye.
2023-04-05T08:42:00+01:00By Jamie Bennett-Ness
A total of £210bn has been wiped off the value of Britain’s commercial real estate (CRE) in the past nine months after valuations fell “faster” than the 2008 financial crash, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr).