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City level house price growth 6.9% year on year

City level house price growth 6.9% year on year down on 7.9% recorded in January 2016. London drops to 8th in city rankings registering lowest rate of growth (6.4%) for 42 months. The growth in city house prices since 2009 has been highly varied ranging from 13% to 85%. There …

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City price growth to slow over 2017

City level house price growth running at 7.7%, in line with our forecast made a year ago. Transaction volume growth over 2016 projected to range from +8% to -10% reflecting differing underlying market conditions across cities. We expect city level house price growth to average 4% over 2017. Above average …

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Younger people more likely to buy in risky areas

New research from Aviva shows that different age groups have completely different priorities. The Home Security Report 2016 was recently released and revealed the 16-26 age group was much more likely to buy homes in riskier areas, as they are more desperate to get on the property ladder. This includes …

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City house price growth running at 8.5%

City level house price growth is running at 8.5% but growth in London has slowed rapidly in the last quarter to the lowest level of quarterly growth for 20 months. Eleven cities are registering higher growth than at the start of 2016 while 9 are slowing. City house price growth …

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Hometrack predicts London growth will fall to low single digits

The pace of city level house price inflation is slowing with growth in the year to August 2016 running at 8.2%. The 20 city index recorded its lowest level of quarterly growth (1.9%) for 6 months as a seasonal lull in market activity and weaker demand post Brexit and the …

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In the newsPress

Hometrack: Snap reaction to Brexit vote

The decision to leave the European Union means the near term prospects for the UK housing market now look very uncertain. The immediate impact is likely to be a fall in housing turnover and a rapid deceleration in house price growth as buyers adopt a wait and see the short …

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City house price growth hits 10.4% – but what impact Brexit?

The surge in demand over Q1 has pushed city house price growth to 10.4%. With the EU vote looming our long run analysis shows sales volumes to be more responsive to external shocks than prices. A vote to leave is likely to hit the London market hardest, while a vote …

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City level house prices at highest quarterly growth for 12 years

City level house price inflation accelerates as investors rush to beat stamp duty deadline The March 2016 Hometrack UK Cities House Price Index is out now. City level house price inflation over the first three months of 2016 reached 4.2%, the highest rate of quarterly growth for 12 years as …

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Hints & TipsLifestyle

Tips To Help You Sell Your Home When Downsizing 

We can all imagine how difficult it can be to sell your home, especially when you are moving to a smaller home, or downsizing. However, it is important to be efficient and organised when it comes to selling. There are various different things you could do to ensure your property …

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