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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 15/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   All Indicators Suggest Return to More Normal Market Conditions The UK property market has seemingly brushed aside the recent rise in the cost of mortgage lending and shows no major sign of a slowdown, according to Home.co.uk’s Asking Price Index for August. Seasonality indicates…

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Rightmove House Price Index: Prices fall though likely more due to holidays than rate rises

 

Price of property coming to the market sees first fall this year, down 1.3% in the month to £365,173 (-£4,795): Prices usually drop in August, and this 1.3% drop is on a par with the average August drop over the past ten years Summer holidays are taking priority and some new sellers are pricing more…

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WEEKLY NEWS ROUNDUP – 12/08/2022

 

A roundup of the week’s top property and proptech news stories in partnership with Proptech-X   Table of Contents Airbnb for house shares’ raises a further £500k LettsPay partners with The Guild to provide Members with automated accounting tool Fine & Country has sights set on accelerating global growth with new appointments LettingaProperty.com Highlight New Smoke…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 11/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   LettingaProperty.com Highlight New Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulation Changes for Landlords Online lettings platform LettingaProperty.com is seeking to raise awareness among landlords and tenants of changes to the Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations. The regulations have been in place since 2015, but are…

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Dining Rooms Decline And Orangeries On The Rise

 

New analysis reveals the home features that have shifted in popularity over the last ten years: Garden offices, orangeries, summer houses, underfloor heating, bi-fold doors and open plan rooms have all surged in popularity Conservatories, greenhouses, dining rooms, fitted wardrobes all appear to be on the decline The pandemic-induced working from home has led to…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 10/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   Fine & Country has sights set on accelerating global growth with new appointments One of the UK’s fastest growing premium estate agency brands, Fine & Country has its sights set on further expansion within the UK and abroad, promoting Daniel Harrington as the new…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 09/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   LettsPay partners with The Guild to provide Members with automated accounting tool Due to the increasing uncertainty of the banking sectors stance on allowing agents to have undesignated client accounts for their lettings business, The Guild of Property Professionals has partnered with LettsPay, an…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 08/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   ‘Airbnb for house shares’ raises a further £500k A proptech company which aims to be the ‘Airbnb for shared living’ has raised over £500,000 in additional funding from existing investors. Worcester-based COHO has secured investment from the MEIF Proof of Concept & Early Stage Fund, which is…

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ARE YOU READY FOR THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION?

 

Blog Philip Farrell, CCO & Co-Founder of Offr Britain’s red-hot property market may be about to cool, after a 24% jump in the number of prospective sellers bringing homes to market, according to Rightmove. Recent data shows that property appraisals have reached the highest level since January, with a 14% increase in homes coming onto…

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Is the state of Georgia a good place to retire?

 

Introduction Florida and Georgia have been friendly rivals for a long time, probably most famously on the football field where the universities of the two states compete against one another yearly. But Florida and Georgia are also engaged in a fresh competition over which state offers a superior environment for retirees. You are lucky since…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 05/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   Half of tenants who fear never owning own home face uphill battle in pet-averse rented sector New research from animal welfare charity Battersea reveals that one in two tenants fear they will never buy a home, with the growing number of lifetime renters significantly…

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Rightmove data on potential interest rate rise

 

Average monthly mortgage payments for new first-time buyers are £976 per month, compared with £813 per month in January (+20%) If the rate rises by 0.25% the average monthly mortgage payment for new first-time buyers would increase to £1,003 nationally, and if it rises by 0.5% it would increase to £1,030 Average first-time buyer monthly…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 04/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   New Service, YouConvey, Set to Revolutionise the Home Moving Process YouConvey is a first of its kind collaborative service, helping to make moving house easier than it has ever been, saving home movers up to 8 weeks’ and putting them in control of their…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 03/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP to “unleash the potential” of the PropTech sector in the West Midlands GBSLEP has unveiled a blueprint to unleash the potential of the PropTech sector in the West Midlands. It was officially launched today (Friday 29th July) at a…

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BREAKING PROPERTY NEWS – 02/08/2022

 

Daily bite-sized proptech and property news in partnership with Proptech-X.   Scape partners with Spike Global to enhance student accommodation experience Creating a home away from home is what Scape is all about – the developer and operator providing accommodation for students through its partnerships with world class institutions, including UCL, Kings College London and…

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