Brexit uncertainty sees costs rise for home builders

(Sources: Office for National  Statistics (ONS), BCIS, RICS) Prospective homebuilders face an added barrier as the cost of construction continues to rise ahead of Britain’s exit from the EU. Data from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has shown that in Q3 alone costs have risen by 3.9%. Of these rising costs, the report […]

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House Price Growth Slows Awaiting Potential Brexit Turbulence

Q4 Data from Nationwide’s House Price Index has shown annual house price growth to slow to its weakest speed since February 2013. Despite the context of a year of economic growth seeing employment rate grow to a record high of 75.7%, employee wages seeing their fastest growth in 10 years, and low borrowing costs, there […]

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Simpler, Jargon-Free Property Surveys to be Made Available to Homebuyers

In order to prevent confusion amongst UK homebuyers, steps are being taken to make the reports of property surveyors simpler and jargon-free. This should tighten up the homebuying process and protect buyers from purchasing properties that have unseen faults or issues that arise later down the line. These complaints signal an opportunity for change, which […]

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North West’s House Prices On The Rise While London’s Fall

Recent figures from the UK House Price Index (HPI) show that house prices in the North West have this year risen faster than anywhere else in the UK. House prices in the North West have increased by 5.6% in this year up to July and, since June, have risen by a significant 3.4%. These rising […]

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We like to keep you updated with information about our bridging and development products and services so that we can reach investors, businesses and individuals when they need it most. As you will know, the world of finance is everchanging and our team works hard to stay abreast of the latest financial news and developments. […]

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