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Heathrow Airport runway expansion

Wednesday 08 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

Knight Frank believes that the recommendations by the Airports Commission stating there should be an additional runway at Heathrow Airport, will be likely to cause concern for home owners within the area.Head of Knight Frank’s rural consultancy...

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Budget announcement is imminent!

 / Ruth Montia

Chancellor George Osborne is to make his summer budget announcement today and estate and letting agents in the property industry have been making their last-minute bid with him to support the housing shortage.Jeremy Blackburn, the head of policy at...

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Help to buy or Right to buy

Tuesday 07 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

London Mayor and new Conservative MP Boris Johnson, is urging the government to change its plan to extend Right To Buy into a scheme more similar to Help To Buy.Johnson says the Tory plan to offer Right To Buy sales discounts to housing association...

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RICS

Monday 06 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

RICSProperty Surveyors Association (RPSA) has suggested that estate agents should tell clients they should commission 'real' surveys and not settle for automated valuations.Nationwide has recently said it may gradually use automated valuations...

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First time buyers

Friday 03 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

According to data from Your Move and Reeds Rains, this year in May saw the lowest percentage for three years of first time buyers completions.The number of First time buyers completing property in May, fell by over 18% compared to the same month last...

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EweMove’s policies

Wednesday 01 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

The online estate and letting agency EweMove’s co-founder Glenn Ackroyd says “If any seller is not happy with our service, for whatever reason, they can leave us at any time and we will not charge them a single penny” says EweMove’sThey believe...