Articles by Hannah Nemeth

Brexit puts a quarter of Brits off house-hunting in Europe

Monday, 26 June 2017 | News

Just over a year on from the EU referendum vote, 28% of Brits have abandoned their dream of owning a property in Europe, new data from BNP Paribas International Buyers reveals.

Bank of Mum & Dad helps a third of ‘Second Steppers’

Monday, 26 June 2017 | News

Almost a third of homeowners looking to move up the property ladder rely on financial support from family and friends, saying they need an extra £21,231 on average, to make their next move, according to new research by...

Rental round-up: rents start to fall for first time in eight years

Friday, 23 June 2017 | News

Bad news for landlords but tenants can look forward to cheaper rents, according to HomeLet, which reports rents falling for the first time in over eight years.

A dozen tips on downsizing

Friday, 23 June 2017 | Article

Moving to a smaller property is certainly an option as you head towards retirement, making daily life easier and freeing up some cash.

Over a quarter of a million use Help to Buy to purchase new home

Thursday, 22 June 2017 | News

More than 285,000 people have bought a home using one of the government’s Help to Buy schemes, including more than 240,000 first-time buyers, according to official government data.

House prices up by £3,500 month-on-month

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 | News

House prices are rising at a faster rate, with the UK House Price Index (UK HPI) for April up by 5.6% annually, bringing the average price of a property to £220,094.

A quarter of households will rent privately by 2021

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Almost 5.8 million households – or 24% – will be renting privately in the UK by 2021, up from around 5 million households today.

Home buyers want a good broadband connection

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 | News

A good broadband connection is becoming increasingly important to house buyers, according to new research by GoCompare.

General Election 2017: which party will be best for house prices and fixing the housing crisis?

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 | News

Whether you’re keeping a watchful eye on whether house prices will continue to rise or you’re worried that not enough houses are being built, with all the political rhetoric it’s hard to know which major party will serve...

Hotel offer for house fire victims

Monday, 05 June 2017 | News

There has been a 5% increase in the number of house fires in England, according to analysis of official data by Direct Line.