Leasehold Law Changes: How Will The Property Market React?

The government has proposed the reform of leasehold laws, with new rules possibly arriving within two years. We analyse whether the prospect of the new rules will have an impact on the property market from today What are the key proposals? There are three major proposed changes, further details of […]

Tory Mayor Candidate Vows To Build 100,000 New Homes for Young Londoners

Tory mayor candidate Shaun Bailey has promised to build 100,000 new homes for young londoners, if he is elected next year, Property Secrets reports. Bailey will be up for election in May 2021 and has outlined plans to build ‘millennial homes’ that are aimed at young Londoners – to buy […]

Property Experts Fear ‘Hangover’ in March 2021

The property market has seen an impressive bounce back since the first lockdown ended in May 2020. With covid-19 restrictions in Q1, the year was looking pretty bleak for the property market and all the types of businesses that fall under this umbrella, including estate agents, construction companies, surveyors, builders, […]

How Property Developers Can Survive the Recession

As the country enters into “Lockdown two” on November 5th, the recession is set to deepen. The furlough scheme — which has kept millions of people employed since April — has been extended until December 2nd when the government intends to ease restrictions, but some experts warn that unemployment could […]

Completed Property VS Off-Plan Property

Completed property is the bread-and-butter of the UK’s residential buy-to-let market. Off-plan property can, however, be an interesting alternative. Here is a quick overview of some key points of interest for landlords and how the two types of property stack up. Finding the right property When it comes to finding […]

Property continues to shine amidst COVID-19

Whatever approach you take, the UK’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic will be a marathon – not a sprint. Newly introduced social distancing measures, implemented just as the government has been attempting to facilitate a post-pandemic economic recovery, shows us just how challenging this task really is. This should not […]