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Will House Prices Continue To Rise?

UK House Prices Rise But Halifax Say Cost Of Living Will “Cool Market”

This week, the BBC reported that the average UK house price hit a new record in April. They also say that price growth is likely to slow down this year. This is due to inflation and interest rates rising. Compare Conveyancing Quotes Online This week, Halifax reported the following: House…

CLC Price & Service Transparency Rules Consultation

Changes to the Regulatory Arrangements and Code of Conduct – How to comply with the new regulations resulting from the CMA recommendations In December 2016, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) Published its Legal Services Market Study. It highlighted problems of transparency of price and quality and that consumers did…

82,000 new homes a year needed to meet Government annual target of 300,000

The building industry in England and Wales needs to increase the construction of new homes by almost 82,000 per year to meet Government target of 300,000 per year by the mid 2020s. This will deliver a huge boost to the British economy raising building activity by 74%  in the last…

New Tory Housing Minister Kit Malthouse openly admitted making homeless people’s lives ‘uncomfortable’

Theresa May’s new Housing Minister boasted how he pioneered council policy to make life “more uncomfortable” for rough sleepers. Kit Malthouse was named yesterday as the eighth Tory Housing Minister in eight years – taking on Theresa May’s pledge to “fix the broken market”. He was appointed after David Davis…