Tag: Mark Hayward

One option includes capping the level of ground rent used to calculate the premium.

This is down from 43% of estate agents who were asked the same question for 2019 predictions last year.

Over the past decade demand has risen by 16% while the number of sales has remained consistent.

The number of properties available and house hunters have both fallen.

reopening housing market

They have called on the government to review all tax changes that affect landlords.

McVey will release data held by local bodies to enable the proptech sector to “bring about a digital revolution”.

For tenants in new housing association properties, there will be an automatic right to buy a share of their home from 10%.

The number of sales to first-time buyers stayed the same at 26%.

Housing demand has grown since July 2018, with the number of properties available per member branch increasing to 41 in July.

And sales to first-time buyers overall are down by 6% on a year-on-year basis.