Housebuilder Barratt Developments says the recovery in the housing market is starting to spread beyond London and the South East.
Britain's shop vacancy rate remains stuck at about 14%, according to the latest report from the Local Data Company.
Agricultural land prices in the south are outstripping the national average, with non-farming investors helping push the market along and to the south of the M3 and M4 corridors. Richard Liddiard, head of farm agency for national property consultancy Carter Jonas based in Newbury, says that while the national average price per acre for arable rose to £8,193 and pasture to £6,689 the strength of the market in Berkshire and Hampshire has driven values far above that level with arable regularly ...
The Department for Communities and Local Government has launched a new online planning guide.
According to recent figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML), approximately 40,000 mortgages, worth $5.1 billion, were advanced to buy-to-let investors over the second quarter of this year.
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