Property sales ‘steady’ despite General Election

Buyers and sellers are proving determined to press ahead with their home moves despite the looming General Election, research suggests.   Data firm TwentyEA, part of the TwentyCi group, examined data across the 14 days since the General Election was announced and found the number of listings that were sold subject to contract (SSTC) was

General Election 2024: Rightmove ‘disappointed’ at lack of housing focus

Rightmove has criticised the lack of focus on housing policy during the first General Election TV debate this week. Housing was rarely mentioned during the first debate between Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Labour leader Keir Starmer on ITV. Tim Bannister, Rightmove’s property expert, described the debate as “disappointing.” He said: “At a time when


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Is A Complete Overhaul Of EPC’s Required?

An influential consumer body is demanding a complete overhaul of Energy Performance Certificates. Which? says that with millions of households across the UK concerned about how to keep their homes warm in winter and worried about high energy bills, an EPC should be a valuable source of information; and as the UK nears its target

Is The Property Market Recovering after Brexit?

It’s taken eight years but one of London’s highest profile estate agencies says the value of its Under Offer pipeline has at last exceeded the figure at the time of the controversial Brexit referendum in June 2016. After the vote, interest in London property eased back, worsened during the uncertainty over what Brexit meant, and

Buyer confidence hits two-year high despite General Election

The majority of buyers and sellers in the prime housing market will not be deterred by the upcoming General Election, according to the latest research by property firm Savills. The survey of 1,200 prime home movers revealed that for the vast majority (79%), an upcoming General Election won’t change their plans to move, while 13%

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