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House Price Increases highest since November '07

The annual rate of house price increases reached its highest level since November 2007, the government's own data shows. Property prices rose by 9.7% year-on-year in March - the 12th consecutive month of annual price rises, the Department for Communities said. The average value...

Time for a move

Ben Hudson of Hudson Moody looks at the state of the property market in the light of the election result. It’s not just the Camerons and the Browns who are moving home. Lots of other people have decided that it is time for a change. Recent activity in the property market...

Housing market continues to pick up according to the RICS

The market is becoming more buoyant surveyors suggest. The UK's property market is benefiting from its normal spring pick up, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) said. Its latest monthly survey of 245 members who work as estate agents suggests that prices are...