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Property entrepreneurs dominate the top 1,000 in The Rich List

Posted on 26th May 2016

Property has dominated many of the entries in the Sunday Times’ much-respected Rich List, which names the 1,000 wealthiest individuals with British connections.

Brexit poll: We should leave EU, say majority of agents

Posted on 24th May 2016

A majority of people working in the property industry – nearly two-thirds – believe that leaving the EU would have a positive impact on the UK housing market.

House prices rising five times faster than earnings

Posted on 23rd May 2016

Average house prices across the UK have increased 5.1 times faster than average weekly earnings over the last five years.

Land Registry: anti-privatisation campaign gathers momentum

Posted on 22nd May 2016

An online petition against the privatisation of the Land Registry now has around 225,000 signatures with just over a week to go before the official consultation closes.

Outlawing gazumping would be a huge challenge, warning

Posted on 21st May 2016

Banning gazumping would be a huge challenge in law, industry veteran Nick Leeming has warned.

House prices to fall if Britain leaves the EU, says Osborne

Posted on 20th May 2016

George Osborne has claimed that average house prices could fall by up to 18% if the UK leaves the EU following next month's referendum.

CHAPS extended hours confirmed from Monday June 20

Posted on 19th May 2016

Operating hours for CHAPS - the payment system used to trasfer funds for property transactions - will be extended by one hour and 40 minutes from Monday June 20.

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