Billionaire inventor Sir James Dyson has embarked on an agricultural spending spree, snapping up thousands of acres of Lincolnshire farmland.
Farmland in England and Wales reached an average price per acre of £6,783 during the second half of 2012, according to figures cited in the latest RICS Rural Land Market Survey.
Here, Giles Wordworth, Head of National Farms and Estates Agency, Smiths Gore, gives his view on the current market... "The 2012 farmland market continued to defy the doom merchants who had predicted an end to the continuing rise in land values seen in the last few years, but the market in...
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The EU has finally approved the state-aided project that is intended to bring super-fast broadband to rural Britain.
A small farm located in a rural Shropshire hamlet sold for £500,000 at a public auction on Wednesday evening. Brockton Farm, Brockton, near Much Wenlock was sold by auctioneers Halls on behalf of Mr Glyn Morris at The Feathers, Brockton to a buyer who had recently returned to the UK from North Carolina, USA. The sale comprised an attractive four bedroomed stone house, stabling, an agricultural shed, a 1.73-acre paddock and 10 acres of fertile pasture and arable land. Located in the h...
A SPORTING and commercial rural estate in North Yorkshire, owned by the family of the late entrepreneur Sir Tom Cowie, has hit the market with a guide price of £7m.
RICS has published an investigation into the complexity of rural housing markets and the impact of rural amenities on rural house prices.
Two records are broken as English farmland breaks through the £9,000 barrier and the amount of land for sale hits historic low...
For the farmer facing the age-old problem of an out-of-control dog on his land, shooting may seem a reasonable and necessary step to protect his livestock
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