Communities Secretary announces recovery hubs for the homeless

Tuesday 18 December 2018

James Brokenshire MP, has announced £5 million in funding to support a network for rough sleeping hubs - aimed at ensuring those on the streets have access to professional help and guidance to start their recovery.

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Workplace wellbeing – is it working?

Tuesday 18 December 2018

Employee wellbeing is being compromised by a lack of understanding of how to implement effective programmes, the latest research from the British Safety Council has revealed.

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How to advertise Help to Buy properties

Friday 14 December 2018

In a recent article, Property Ombudsman Katrine Sporle, explained how the cost of Help to Buy properties should be advertised to consumers, following two separate incidents where Rightmove asked agents to amend their listings.

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Scotland's Budget commits millions towards affordable homes target

Thursday 13 December 2018

Speaking yesterday, Finance Secretary Derek Mackay MSP, presented his 2019-20 Budget to the Scottish Parliament, setting out his proposed spending plans for the forthcoming year.

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Propertymark's predictions for 2019

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Last week, we took a look back at 2018 and analysed how the market has changed over the last 12 months, but today we're peeking into our crystal ball, to see what's to come in 2019.

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Is Help to Buy distorting the market?

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Last month, Government figures reported that more than 400,000 people have now been able to purchase their first home by using one or more Help to Buy scheme.

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Northern Ireland's House Price Index continues to rise

Monday 10 December 2018

Northern Ireland's latest quarterly figures, released by Land and Property Services, evidence the continuing growth in the sales market in Northern Ireland as a whole.

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James Brokenshire unveils action plan to combat rough sleeping

Monday 10 December 2018

Communities Secretary, James Brokenshire MP, has unveiled the Government’s next steps to help people off the streets and meet its target to end rough sleeping for good by 2027.

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Labour launch fuel poverty campaign in Scotland

Friday 07 December 2018

Scottish Labour are demanding real change for the many and not just the few, by launching a Christmas campaign highlighting the issue of fuel poverty.

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Is your client money really protected?

Thursday 06 December 2018

If money is taken out of your client account without your knowledge, is that a crime? I’m sure as a member of Propertymark and subscriber to their CMP scheme your answer is going to be “Yes, of course it is!”.

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Propertymark 2018 property market analysis

Monday 03 December 2018

As we near the end of 2018, we have taken a look back at our sales and lettings data, to reveal trends from the past year.

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