High-end home buyers are opting for bigger homes in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic

High-end homebuyers ditch flats for detached homes in lifestyle 360

High-end home buyers are opting for bigger homes in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic and paying more for them, while transactions and the price paid for flats has fallen.

The latest research by high-net-worth (HNW) mortgage broker, Enness Global , analysed property sales by property type at £5m and over across England and Wales, looking at the average sold price and what...

Scotland is currently the home selling discount hotspot of the UK

The regions offering homebuyers the biggest savings via a reduced property purchase

The latest research by has revealed which regions of the UK are home to the biggest reductions in the value of properties currently on the market.

GetAgent crunched data analysing property listings across the major property portals to find where home sellers were reducing their property price by the largest margin and where provided home buyers with the most...

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Post-pandemic property market slump presents opportunities for smaller developers

‘Build, build, build’ is the Prime Minister’s message as we lift from lockdown and focus on getting the economy moving. Infrastructure and construction are the key to getting the country on track and preventing a worse recession than the country is already expecting. However, the focus of the government has been on larger construction companies and projects, with little emphasis on the...

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Free Financial Advice for First-Time Buyers at Braintree Development

Housebuilder Dandara is hosting a first-time buyers event with the opportunity to view the range of house types available at its Towerlands Park development on Panfield Road in Braintree, on Saturday 26th August and Sunday 27th August from 10am to 5pm.

With a 50% rise in first-time buyers seeking homebuyer advice this year alone*, local first-time buyers will have the perfect...

Boyer achieves Planning Consent for Vistry in Curbridge, Hampshire

Boyer achieves Planning Consent for Vistry in Curbridge, Hampshire

National planning consultancy Boyer (part of Leaders Romans Group ) has secured reserved matters approval on behalf of Vistry Southern and Countryside Partnerships Southern for 482 homes, of which 12.8% is affordable housing, at Curbridge (located between Southampton and Portsmouth). The planning approval was awarded by Winchester City Council.

Located on Botley Road, the new...

Seasonal cycle suggests house prices won't drop until summer 2022

Research from the national estate agent, Keller Williams UK , explains why UK house price growth could remain buoyant until at least summer 2022.

House prices have reached phenomenal highs since the start of the pandemic, a shortage of supply and ever-increasing demand means homes are selling for handsome sums and at breakneck speed. It has left many industry experts and commentators...

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Bloor Homes sees sales activity surge

Whilst house buyers may currently be cautious, all indications show that with lenders offering more and more products and interest rates so low, the popularity of new build homes continues to rise.

As lockdown restrictions start to ease, and housebuilders are once again opening sales offices and showhomes, Bloor Homes has seen a surge of activity across its developments. This...

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Birmingham, Leeds and Cornwall are the nation’s home moving hotspots

The latest research by the home setup service, Just Move In , has revealed that so far this year, Birmingham, Leeds and Cornwall are amongst the nation’s home mover hotspots.

Just Move In analysed property sale transactions and found that despite the problems posed by coronavirus, 130,000 homeowners across England and Wales have already sold their homes and made a move in 2020....