Category Archives: London

Buying a home: London vs. the East of England

By Ben Gosling of TurnKey Mortgages According to the latest data from the Land Registry, the average house price in London is now just shy of £400,000. This is the highest in the UK by a significant margin, but sky-high … Continue reading

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Homes24 is now on Facebook and Google+

We’re happy to announce that homes24 has just launched a new Facebook page and Google+ account for property lovers. Follow our property market news and advice, enter competitions and join in the conversation with your own tips, stories and photos. … Continue reading

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Secure Your Home For Winter with Our Guide To Property Security

It’s such a shame that we have to dampen this joyous time but last winter Halifax Home Insurance recorded an incredible 9,000 burglary claims, totalling £14.5million in value. The huge surge in burglaries is attributed to the increased cover of … Continue reading

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Buy To Let Student Accommodation: The Essential Guide For Landlords

According to the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, the number of parents investing in property to give their children somewhere to live while they’re at university has soared in the past few years. Many concerned parents, who are worried about … Continue reading

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Living on the edge in SW London

By Amanda Collings A recent request to contribute to a press article about living in and around Northcote Road in Battersea got me thinking about the benefits of living on the edge of areas that are most definitely evolved in … Continue reading

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There’s a time – and the time is now!

Our unforgettable and glorious Olympic summer is behind us. For a while, most of us forgot about the financial arena as we became more interested in how Team GB was doing in the athletics one.  For a few weeks of … Continue reading

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Rental Market Trends

By Jennifer Mullucks Over the last few years the London rental market has become increasingly disjointed from the rest of the UK, both in terms of activity and rental levels. Rents in London can be at least twice as high … Continue reading

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