Industry Update – 7th January 2019

Industry Update – 7th January 2019

The East Midlands is reported to be the area with the highest increase in the number of £1million+ property sales – up 67% in the first half of 2018. By contrast, property sales at that level fell in London and the South East during the same period. Daily Telegraph....
What UK housebuilders need to know for 2019

What UK housebuilders need to know for 2019

It’s been an interesting year for the UK house building sector – particularly with Brexit looming and industry commentators being unsure as to what the future really holds concerning house building, property prices and the impact of leaving the EU. Before we look...
Industry Update – 2nd January 2019

Industry Update – 2nd January 2019

Permissions for 361,971 new homes were granted in the year to October 2018, reports the latest HBF/Glenigan Housing Pipeline study. According to HBF and Glenigan’s data, this is the highest moving annual total since the series began in 2006. Housebuilder New data from...
Industry Update – 17th December 2018

Industry Update – 17th December 2018

The government has published its summarised quarterly planning statistics to the end of September 2018. The highlights are: the system processed 110,300 planning permission applications. This is a 6% reduction for the same quarter in 2017; 93,300 decisions were...
Industry Update – 10th December 2018

Industry Update – 10th December 2018

A new property portal called “Rummage4Property” is receiving increasing support from a number of Estate Agents and some London-based house builders who have agreed to list their properties on the new site.  The concept is to create a viable and more cost-effective...