Having entered 2016 with optimism and all signs pointing at a buoyant market – the outlook was good! Little did the nation know what 2016 had in store for them.
From Brexit to tax relief for landlords, we’ll run you through what happened in 2016 and what is likely in store for 2017.
In his first Autumn Statement, Chancellor Philip Hammond aims to increase productivity and create greater stability for businesses.
Here is a round-up of the announcements made that concern the property sector:
Raj Deb, CEO and founder of Seed Property Consultants explores current industry trends and shares his thoughts on the main considerations for property investors and what the housing sector will look like in ten years time.
There’s still a lot of uncertainty surrounding the EU Referendum result. Guy Vaughan, senior valuer at Love Your Postcode explores the aftermath of Brexit on the property market.
Following Brexit, the Bank of England decided to keep the interest rate a 0.5 per cent, indicating the economy and the UK property market is stronger than expected.
A new image of more than 600 apartments to be built in Birmingham city centre has been released as developers secure £100 million to fund the latest phase of the Masshouse regeneration project.
The CGI (above) shows the first phase of development at Exchange Square as seen from James Watt Queensway next to Aston University.
This seems like complex legal language but it is extremely crucial to know the distinguishment of the different type of ownership, the difference in simplistic term is whether you will own your home outright or whether you will have a landlord. Continue reading
The Midlands is more affordable than many other counties. On average, people who wish to buy a home in this area need to save four times less than people in London, according to the research from Halifax. Continue reading
Birmingham has a lot of great places where you can enjoy of an exciting night life, cultural events and fine restaurants. Some areas were already popular for that, but Birmingham is always evolving and there might be other places that weren’t on your list. This year you may want to visit these areas while looking for your dream home. Continue reading
Birmingham, Sandwell and Wolverhampton are in the top ten places in the UK taking up Right to Buy. Eleven thousand families have already registered an interest in buying their home since the extension of Margaret Thatcher’s right-to-buy scheme. Continue reading