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We bring you the latest trends in the UK’s housing market, with a detailed focus on Chorlton.

Over the last 12 full months there have been 419 sales in Chorlton. This is a −25% change on the previous 12 month period. The average sales price was £263,331.   House prices The annual rate of house price growth has remained largely around 5% during 2017 according to the ONS house price index. In […]

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Local Agent Selected to Join National Land and New Homes Network

JP & Brimelow Chorlton Ltd estate agents in Chorlton has been selected by a leading national network which will help it to continue to develop its expertise in the booming land and new homes sector. The Land and New Homes Network (LNHN) spans the UK and brings the most professional, forward thinking and trusted non […]

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UK house price growth easing, says the Halifax

UK house prices have recorded a quarter-on-quarter fall for the fourth month in a row for the first time since 2012, according to the Halifax. The mortgage lender said that property prices between May and July were 0.2% lower than the previous quarter. The figures, based on Halifax’s own mortgage data, showed annual house price […]

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This is the perfect gift for anyone who loves hedgehogs

We also reveal some great ways to attract these spiky creatures into your garden. It’s always a lovely and heartwarming sight to see a spiky little hedgehog wandering across your garden. Summer is the perfect time to see these wild creatures as it’s their active period before the autumn hibernation. The sad news is that […]

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Gardening in August: It’s time to plant Christmas potatoes

This is everything you need to do… Fruit and vegetables * Keep watering and keep picking. Try to harvest courgettes regularly so they produce more flowers and fruits. * Blackberries, raspberries, early apples and pears will all be ready now. If a gentle twist will remove them, then they’re ready to pick. * Harvest sweetcorn […]

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OnTheMarket plans to join stock market to rival Rightmove

The UK’s third biggest property portal, OnTheMarket.com, plans to raise £50m by issuing shares on the stock market. It will use the money to help it compete against its larger rivals Zoopla and Rightmove, which currently dominate the market. OnTheMarket.com is owned by over 2000 estate agents, including Savills, Knight Frank and Strutt & Parker. […]

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5 colours you need for a happy home, according to an interiors expert

Yellow is the best colour to lift your spirits but vibrant pink signifies an optimistic outlook on life. We already know how colours can influence our mood and equally reflect our personality, but when it comes to decorating the home, what are the best colours to use to evoke feelings of joy and happiness? With […]

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Interest rates remain at 0.25 per cent

Interest rates held at 300-year low as Bank of England cuts growth forecasts for Britain’s economy. Interest rates have been held at their 300-year record low of just 0.25 per cent once again, the Bank of England said today. It warned that economic growth will likely remain ‘sluggish’ for the time being as the squeeze […]

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How to get a buy-to-let mortgage for a British property if you have moved overseas

Almost five million Britons live or work outside the UK and many of them don’t want to give up property ownership in their homeland. But it has got a lot harder to get a mortgage in the UK if you don’t live here – even if you’re a British expatriate. It’s doable, but the number […]

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ARE YOU DISPLAYING THE LOGO?

Having rebranded from NAEA to NAEA Propertymark in order to reach consumers, we are now working with leading specialists in advertising and media buying to develop a campaign to persuade audiences of the need for protection when buying and selling residential property. The NAEA Propertymark logo can be displayed in every branch that is Propertymark […]