Property Bulletin News

Buy-to-let re-mortgaging hits new high in Q3
New figures published in recent days reveal that the number of landlords looking to re-mortgage hit a new high in
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How much do first-time buyers need to earn before they can buy a home?
A new study suggests that first-time buyers in the UK need to be earning an average of £53,000 in order
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Landlords urged to take note of new HMO rules ahead of 1 October deadline
New licensing rules due to take effect on Monday 1 October 2018 will require some 177,000 UK landlords to apply
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Strong performance for UK commercial property in first half of 2018
A new study suggests that Britain’s commercial property market welcomed widespread investment during the first half (H1) of 2018.
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What if… I want to let a property to a group of students?
Last month, we explored what companies need to do if they want to sell alcohol as part of their business.
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“Pre-summer boost” for first-time buyer mortgages
The number of new homeowners who successfully secured a mortgage on their first property was up by 8.1 per cent
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Mortgage approvals bounce back to four-month high
New data from UK Finance reveals that UK mortgage approvals bounced back to a four month high in May, having
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Mortgage approvals “remain steady”
The latest official data from the Bank of England (BoE) reveals that mortgage approvals held steady in April, as homebuyers
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Property Ombudsman’s report highlights increase in complaints
Complaints to The Property Ombudsman (TPO) increased by 3 per cent in 2017. That is according to the findings of
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Homebuyers opting for longer fixed-term mortgage deals
A new analysis of mortgage approvals suggests that British homeowners are increasingly opting for longer fixed-term deals.
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