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Rents up 2.4% in 12 months

The figures from the ONS shows that rental prices grew by 2.6% in England, 0.2% in Scotland and were unchanged in Wales.


The annual rate of house price inflation across the 20 cities slowed to 9.5% in July after 12 months of higher growth.

Self Build refurb housebuilding

Some 139,030 new homes were completed in the year to June and have continued to build gradually over the last two years, according to the figures from the Department of Local Government and Communities.


The UK’s construction sector would require a total of 1.4 billion bricks in order to resolve the housing shortage in the UK, the equivalent of the total amount which would be needed to build all the houses in Leicestershire.


Angela Martin and Clare Willoughby have years of experience between them.

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Jonathan Westley is manager director, consumer information, at Experian


35% of those remortgaging to cut their payments save £200 or more each month, up from 28% in May.

stamp duty

Pre-Brexit rollercoaster ride pushes activity up 14% year-on-year in both May and June

Housing, rental, leasehold, management fees

LPAs allow a person to appoint a third party (attorney) to make decisions about their health & welfare as well as finance and property if they are no longer able to do so themselves.

Council of Mortgage Lenders

Richard Sexton: “The ‘keep calm and carry on’ attitude seems to be prevailing once again.”