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House prices set to soar in 2014

09 December 2014

House prices are predicted to significantly rise over the next 12 months after a turnaround in the market in 2013, according to a recent report by Halifax.

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Around 337,500 people moved home last year

09 December 2014

Over the course of 2013, an estimated 337,500 people moved home, a rise of three per cent compared to 2012, reports economicvoice.com

9December

Around 46 properties a day purchased with Help to Buy

09 December 2014

Figures have shown that in the first nine months of the Help to Buy scheme, the equivalent of 46 properties a day were purchased under the government initiative

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Buy-to-let mortgage options spoiling landlords

09 December 2014

The number of mortgage options available to landlords has drastically increased over the past three months alone, landlordtoday.co.uk reports.

9December

Average property selling time now down to eight weeks

09 December 2014

Those looking to sell their property don't have to wait before finding a buyer, as the average selling time is now down to eight weeks.

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Northern towns saw year-on-year house sales increase last year

09 December 2014

New figures have claimed that all northern towns saw property sales increase in 2013 compared to 2012, reports dailymail.co.uk

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A third of houses sell for asking price

09 December 2014

During January, 32 per cent of houses were sold for their asking price, recent figures have revealed.

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Almost 100,000 affordable homes built since 2011

09 December 2014

The government is on target to deliver 170,000 new affordable properties by the year 2015, as government figures reveal almost 100,000 affordable homes

9December

House prices in the North East rise by 0.3 per cent in February

09 December 2014

New data has revealed that house prices are continuing to edge up, as values of North East properties rose by 0.3 per cent in February.

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Struggling household finances to restrict house price growth

09 December 2014

Although property prices rose yet again last month, the increasing pressure on household budgets will help top property values from surging too high