Starter Homes: 200,000 target is too ambitious

In an article online at The Guardian:  Mortgage lenders have warned that the government’s target of delivering 200,000 discounted first-time buyer homes by the end of this parliament is “too ambitious” and that the scheme could contribute to making the property market...

2016 Property in numbers

Zoopla have published an infographic showing the main figures in 2016 property in Britain. It highlights an increase in value of 7.57% since January 2016 in the North West. It also shows that the average property in Britain has grown by £56.57 per day. Original...

Property market set to remain subdued in 2017

In an article online at Zoopla: The Council of Mortgage Lenders said it was more pessimistic about the property market for 2017 than it had been about this year. What’s the latest? Property sales look set to remain weak next year and repossessions may rise, but house...

Keep your home secure over Christmas

The countdown to Christmas is officially underway. With the hustle and bustle of attending parties, visiting relatives and cramming in some last minute Christmas shopping, it can be hard to keep track of what day it is. However, all this chaos also means that our...

Inspiration: Preston

Set affront a backdrop of mountains, Preston is a buzzing but beautiful city. With the docks and marina, a busy shopping hub and many place to eat and drink, this is a great place to explore. As a busy university city (the main campus of University Central Lancashire...