The Office for National Statistics (ONS) released their House Price Index for September 2014. Continue reading

Rightmove Infographic

Rightmove’s November House Price Index reported the price of property coming to market is up by 2.6% (+£6,784) this month, though annual rate drops from 7.9% to 7.6% as pace of rises slows. Continue reading


Miles Shipside, Rightmove Director, gives the following advice to those sellers planning to come to market in the New Year:

“Sellers who wait until after the Christmas break to get on the market will miss the wave of activity from festive browsers who start their search even before the turkey is finished. Continue reading

CML Gross Mortgage Lending

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £19 billion in October. This is 5% higher than September (£18 billion), and 8% higher than October last year (£17.5 billion). This is the highest lending total for an October since 2007 (£33 billion). Continue reading


Would-be first-time buyers have struggled to get a foot on the housing ladder as a result of stricter mortgage criteria, and renting has become the only realistic way of flying the nest for many people in their twenties and thirties. Continue reading

RICS Market Survey

The October 2014 RICS UK Residential Market Survey continues to show a modest dip in activity alongside an ongoing deceleration in house price growth. For the time being, surveyors expect the current weakening trend to be temporary; near term expectations indicate a flatter picture but medium term expectations remain fairly positive. Continue reading

CML Gross Mortgage Lending

According to the CML (Council of Mortgage Lenders) there is a continuing reduction in both mortgage arrears and repossessions for the third quarter of 2014. Continue reading


There was an interesting article in The Telegraph this morning entitled “20 ways to become a property millionaire” written by Julia Flynn. Read the full article here.

She made some interesting points, which I’ve listed here along with my opinions on the points: Continue reading

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We had a great webinar with James Davis of uPad last week. If you missed it, don’t worry we have the recording for you. We received great feedback from the webinar and will certainly be repeating it. Continue reading


Just Do Property are pleased to announce that we have negotiated some free tickets for our subscribers. Just Do Property subscribers can click below to request their free tickets. Continue reading