Cedar House, Caen St, Braunton EX33 1AH

5th May 2021

Mortgage lending soars as stamp duty buying boom goes on

Mortgage lending has shown the biggest net increase on record according to the Bank of England.  Mortgage borrowing in March rose by a net £11.8 billion pounds, the strongest since BoE records began in April 1993. Lenders approved 82,735 mortgages in March - some 5,000 fewer than in February - but the... Source: Estate Agent...

Stock shortage crisis as listings now down by 25 per cent

Parts of the UK property market face a supply shortage with a quarter fewer properties listed for sale in England and Wales in March this year compared to 12 months ago, according to OnTheMarket data. An analysis of the portal’s figures by estate agency Knight Frank shows that the shortage is... Source: Estate Agent...

Tragedy as footballer turned estate agent dies aged 58

A well respected professional footballer who became an estate agent in his adopted home town has died at the young age of 58. A statement by Shrewsbury Town Football Club has revealed that the club’s former goalkeeper Steve Perks passed away. Perks represented Shrewsbury 292 times in all competitions between 1982 and... Source: Estate Agent...

Politicians told: Do your bit for homes, owners, buyers, renters

The new Mayor of London, to be decided in an election tomorrow, has just received a six point set of demands from Propertymark. The Mayor - currently Labour’s Sadiq Khan, who is favourite to retain the role - is in charge of a £19 billion budget and has a role in... Source: Estate Agent...

Agents rush to get qualified as restrictions start to ease

Propertymark Qualifications is reporting a surge in exams being taken and booked as restrictions ease allowing test centres to reopen. Since they were allowed to resume operating in mid-April, the centres have seen over 750 exams taken, with another 850 exams already booked for this month.  The demand has been so great... Source: Estate Agent...

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