Archive for April, 2014

Property investors to add further pressure to prices

Posted: April 30th, 2014 | Posted by: admin

 A flood of property investment in Britain this year will push up prices even further as investors seek a safe haven for their cash, according to a survey of top property bosses. “Big-Four” consultancy firm EY described the UK as “leagues above” the rest of Europe in terms of the quality of residential and commerical […]

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UK interest rates kept at record low

Posted: April 8th, 2014 | Posted by: admin

            UK interest rates have been held at 0.5% for another month, the Bank of England has said. The decision by the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee comes five years after the record low level was first introduced. It is the first rate decision since the bank amended its “forward guidance” […]

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House prices accelerate again….

Posted: April 8th, 2014 | Posted by: admin

House prices accelerate again says Halifax   House price inflation has increased once again, according to figures from the UK’s biggest mortgage lender. The Halifax said prices rose by 8.7% in the year to March, the highest inflation rate since October 2007. It put the increase down to an improving economy, growth in employment, rising […]

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