Halifax House Price Index July 2018

Latest UK House Price Index for July published by Halifax show; House prices in the three months to July increased by 3.3% against the same period a year earlier with the average house price rising to hit a new record of £230,280 On a monthly basis, prices rose by 1.4% in July, while in the […]

UK House Price Index for May 2018

The recently published UK House Price Index for May 2018 shows an annual price rise of 3%. Price growth varies widely by region and for the period April to May 2018 the best monthly growth was East Midlands – 1.7% Yorkshire & Humber – 1.0% This contrasts sharply with the South East which had zero […]


Fastest Growing City Centre Populations

Fastest growing city centre populations The Northern Powerhouse cities like Manchester, Liverpool & Birmingham are among the most desirable areas of the country to live. These cities have managed to attract young professionals through a growing number of high-paying jobs within the city centre. For instance, Manchester had an 84% increase in city centre jobs […]


University Cities Worth Investing In

University Cities Worth Investing In Universities are a major reason that the market for buy-to-let investment in Leeds, Liverpool, Leicester and Bradford make  ‘Northern Powerhouse’ cities looks so attractive. Cities such as Manchester are now seeing post graduate retention rates in the region of 50% which in turn generates around 17,000 students every year being added to the population and seeking […]

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How Has Brexit Affected The Property Market?

“Investors are holding a positive long-term outlook for the UK property market, and are not letting the uncertainty surrounding Brexit affect their financial strategies. Moreover, the investor community is clearly confident in the future growth prospects of the UK economy.” Read the full article by Lawyer Monthly: