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RICS Market Survey

The RICS Market Survey for February 2014 shows a continued tightening of the market as demand strengthens even further. Sales to stock ratio has hit a high post the financial crisis Continue reading

RICS

The Royal Institute of Chartered Professionals November 2013 Residential Market Survey further confirms the recent upward trend in house prices and house sales Continue reading

RICS

The RICS Residential Market Survey for October 2013 highlights that the improvement in the housing market is becoming more widespread, with demand outstripping supply in all areas of the country. Continue reading

RICS

The RICS Residential Market Survey for June 2013 shows there is a growing imbalance between demand and availability in the markety. Continue reading

RICS

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors recently released its new “Residental Market Survey” for May 2013, and it believes its respondents and seen a “gathering momentum” in the housing market” Continue reading

self-build

For Generation Rent, the dream of home ownership may seem like a distant hope, especially when in the UK at the moment the average house costs over five times the average wage (up from three times in 1997, source). Government stats show that last year the shovels came out on over 100,000 new building projects, but for all those that did, there were plenty others that didn’t start at all. Continue reading

RICS House Price Balance

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has seen the affect of the temporary stamp duty holiday coming to an end in March this year. The headline net price balance however did improve in May from -19 to -16. Continue reading

RICS UK Housing Market Survey

The RICS House Market Survey for September, released yesterday, shows a continuing disparity between the housing market in London and the rest of the country. The UK as a whole saw a headline net price balance staying the same in … Continue reading

RICS UK Housing Market Survey

The RICS UK Housing Market Survey for August released today reports the housing market remaining subdued and continuing to be caught by the overall economic gloom. The overall net price balance for housing edged down further into negative territory, from … Continue reading

Regional divergance with london persits!

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) reports it’s UK Housing Market Survey monthly and in June has seen the headline house price balance remain broadly the same. Continue reading