October 9, 2018

East Midlands house prices continue to rise

A traditional English cottage

The latest figures released by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) show that house prices are still strong in the East Midlands. This positive performance comes as part of a varying national picture, with house prices also strong in Yorkshire, the North West and Humberside, but still downbeat in London and across the South […]

April 6, 2016

Buying fall-through rate drops

fall-through rate

Fewer collapsing sales   Just one in five house sales fell through in the first quarter of 2016, welcome news for those looking to sell their property, new research has found. The findings which were released by a home buying firm show a house sale fall rate of 20 per cent for Q1 of 2016, […]

March 10, 2016

Property value and sales activity increases across the UK

The UK property market has seen asking prices soar and sales move upward, new research has found. According to the latest national index, all areas of the UK saw asking prices rise in the past year. The mix-adjusted asking price for England and Wales up 0.9 per cent month on month, and 1 per cent […]

November 5, 2015

Impact of new housing bill hard to judge

Generation rent to Generation buy “It is a truly historic moment that will help deliver the homes hard-working people rightly deserve, transforming generation rent into generation buy” – Brandon Lewis MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning, 13th October 2015 On Monday 2nd November 2015 the House of Commons passed the second reading of […]

July 14, 2015

Housing Market Hots Up

Surge in surveys   Here at Andrew Granger & Co, we have seen a surge in the number of homebuyer surveys being carried out since the election as purchasers race to complete. Geoff Milnes, our Head of Survey, found that the start of the year to be quite slow at first as the spectre of […]

May 26, 2015

Home of the Week – Woodlands, Uppingham Road

A substantial detached 7 bedroomed family home situated off Uppingham Road, standing on a generous plot. The property has been extensively extended by the current vendors and offers versatile and flexible living accommodation arranged over two floors. The accommodation benefits from gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout. The principal accommodation comprises: entrance porch, […]