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Rightmove data shows interest in BTL is dropping

Right Estate Agents Redditch reveal that according to a new report from Rightmove, buy-to-let investors took a break from looking for new properties in March as the April 1st tax change approached. Whilst Rightmove recorded its busiest ever Q1 for enquiries … Continue reading

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What are the top first time buyer mistakes?

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that new research from The Co-operative Insurance has uncovered the most common insurance pitfalls FTBs are making when it comes to taking their first step on the property ladder. According to the study, one in five … Continue reading

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Land Registry data reveals house prices have paused for breath

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that Land Registry has released its latest house price index and revealed that during February, the average price of a home in England and Wales remained steady, dipping slightly by 0.2%. Annual growth hit 6.1%. A … Continue reading

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Brits say goodbye to DIY

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that according to a new survey of 2,000 adults by UK based retirement housebuilder, McCarthy & Stone, few people take on day to day jobs and chores themselves and are embracing the idea of ‘DFY’ – … Continue reading

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Over 80% of homebuyers willing to pay premium to ‘go green’

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that a new survey of homebuyers has revealed that 82% are willing to pay more for an environmentally friendly home. In a bid to discover what makes its homebuyers tick, national housebuilder Redrow Homes surveyed 1,730 … Continue reading

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Superfast broadband for new homes

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that the Government has struck a deal with BT –owned Openreach and the HBF which plans to ensure that all new build homes are delivered with superfast broadband installed. The deal means that fibre-based broadband … Continue reading

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Average wait for homebuyers now stands at 3.2 years

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that new research commissioned by Gocompare.com Mortgages, has found that due to high property prices, affording a deposit and associated costs are the biggest barriers to buying or moving home. Over half (51%) of Brits are … Continue reading

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11 things you need to know about home insurance

Home insurance, which protects the structure and contents of your property, could be the best money you ever spent. But it’s better value still when you know what you’re getting. Home insurance is the collective term for two separate types … Continue reading

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Revealed: how much first-time buyers fork out on rent before stepping on to property ladder

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that the average buyer taking their first step on to the property ladder this year will have spent 16% of their ENTIRE lifetime earnings on rent. First-time buyers in 2016 will have forked out an eye-watering £52,900 … Continue reading

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Would you remortgage your house to pay for Christmas?

Right Estate Agents Redditch report that the latest research from LMS has revealed that the proportion of borrowers remortgaging to pay off debts accumulated during the Christmas period has risen by nearly two thirds. According to the report, the proportion … Continue reading

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