NAEA Propertymark responds to New Homes Ombudsman consultation

Thursday 22 August 2019

NAEA Propertymark has responded to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s consultation into Redress for purchasers of new build homes and the New Homes Ombudsman.

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New retirement houses resale value increases

Wednesday 21 August 2019

New research into ‘traditional’ leasehold retirement housing shows that recently built properties, on average, increase their value upon resale.

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Chancellor announces £600 million boost for housing in the south of England

Monday 19 August 2019

Chancellor Sajid Javid has announced new investment of over £600 million for infrastructure projects to support the building of 50,000 new homes.

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Northern Ireland housing market continues with annual growth

Thursday 15 August 2019

House prices in Northern Ireland are showing a continued annual growth of 3.5% compared to the same period last year as according to the recent report released by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency.

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House prices fall across the South of England despite national growth

Thursday 15 August 2019

House prices have fallen across all three regions of the South of England for the first time since 2009, the latest report from the Office of National Statistics shows.

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Emerging detection and response tools help to improve printer data security

Thursday 15 August 2019

Recent articles released worldwide, and GDPR legislation throughout Europe, have highlighted the fact that today’s printers should be treated no differently than any other IT peripheral.

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Share your views on the future of digital identity

Tuesday 13 August 2019

Proving your identity online is often time consuming and repetitive. A Government consultation is asking for your views on developing a secure and reusable digital identification service, to make processes such as reference checking easier and more reliable.

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Mortgage advisors indicate refreshed appetite for interest only mortgages

Friday 09 August 2019

Intermediaries say interest only mortgages comprised 20 per cent of new business introduced in the second quarter of 2019, down from a 2007 peak of 28 percent, but significantly higher than five years ago. Repayment mortgages made up almost all the remaining proportion of new business in that time.

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Agent fees take a back seat as availability and quality concern consumers

Thursday 08 August 2019

An annual HomeOwners’ Alliance consumer survey on housing concerns suggests that estate agent fees place low on the list behind house prices, housing availability and mortgage availability.

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Housing market shows resilience despite Brexit uncertainty

Wednesday 07 August 2019

Despite a marginal drop in prospective buyers in June, and a house price plummet in London, the housing market shows signs of resilience.

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Northern Irish woman suspected of involvement in serious organised crime

Wednesday 07 August 2019

The National Crime Agency (NCA) has secured an Unexplained Wealth Order (UWO) on a Northern Irish woman with suspected links to serious organised crime.

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Landlords cautious over buy-to-let

Tuesday 06 August 2019

Fewer than a third of landlords would add to their buy-to-let portfolio over the next 12 months, research claims.

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GDPR – One year on: stay focused

Monday 05 August 2019

We're one year in and complaints to the regulators are nearing 200,000 and reported breaches are over 85,000. Are we all still being successful in protecting the data of your applicants and vendors?

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Figures show Australians most interested in Scottish property

Friday 02 August 2019

New figures show that Australia is top of the table when it comes to owning property in Scotland.

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