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UK interest rates held at 0.5%

The Bank of England has held the UK’s main interest rate at 0.5% despite speculation that it would cut rates. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted 8-1 to leave rates unchanged, but minutes of the meeting showed most members expect the Bank will take some action next month. Sterling rose as high as $1.3480 following […]

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Business as usual despite EU negotiations

On 23 June 2016 a majority of citizens in the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. Similar to the lead up to the vote, arguments and counter-arguments are being made about what the future will hold. There is still uncertainty as to what the UK’s new relationship will look like with the EU […]

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NAEA responds to the Government’s Action Plan

NAEA responds to the Government’s Action Plan for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist finance. In April 2016 the Home Office and HM Treasury published its Action Plan for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist finance and NAEA has made its views known regarding the role of Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs) and Supervisory Regimes for anti-money laundering. The Government’s […]

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Tips for Moving House with Pets

According to research, moving house is more stressful than going through a divorce or even starting a new job. The stress of moving house for cats and dogs can be considerable too so we’ve put together some really useful tips to keep your pets happy and healthy before, during and after your move. Before the Move Plan […]

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Parkview Apartments, Chorlton

Thinking about moving to Chorlton? Parkview Apartments, Barlow Moor Road, Chorlton!   We’ve now reserved 60% of apartments in this exciting new development here in a fantastic location in Chorlton.  Due for completion this Autumn. Don’t miss out on this collection of 12 two bedroom apartments designed to accommodate the busy lifestyles of today’s city […]

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Edible flowers are flavour of the month

We all love flowers for their beauty, fragrance and colour, and it’s becoming more common to see them on our plates. Of course, edible flowers have been kitchen ingredients since Roman times, popular throughout medieval cookery, and documented in recipes by Hannah Glasse, till the Victorians spurned them, but the 20th century saw a rebirth of […]

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Bank of England warns property is a key risk

The Bank of England has warned that commercial property is a key risk to the economy following the Brexit vote. The Bank avoids using the word “crash”. But the concern, put simply, is that the market for commercial property – from warehouses to office space to retail parks – is in deep trouble. Foreign investors […]

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UK shares push higher on Carney speech

UK shares have risen for a third day, after Bank of England governor Mark Carney hinted at fresh stimulus measures following the Brexit vote. The FTSE 100 index closed 1.13% higher, while the FTSE 250 was higher by 1.19%. On Thursday, Mr Carney said a deteriorating outlook meant action from the Bank was likely this summer. Share prices […]

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Business as usual despite EU negotiations

On 23 June 2016 a majority of citizens in the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. Similar to the lead up to the vote, arguments and counter-arguments are being made about what the future will hold. There is still uncertainty as to what the UK’s new relationship will look like with the EU […]

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Onthemarket record levels

Dear Eddie, I am pleased to advise you that our traffic and leads both reached record levels again in June. OnTheMarket.com received over 8 million visits in the month (source: Google Analytics). Visit numbers have increased 33% since January 2016. The number of agent offices listing with OnTheMarket.comcontinues to grow. We continue to work to […]