Month: November 2015

UK private rented sector “booming”

UK private rented sector “booming”

Increasing yields and record low voids are leading investors to have high confidence in the private rented sector heading into 2016.

UK house prices up 6.1%

UK house prices up 6.1%

House prices rise by 6.1% across the UK as the amount of new properties built fall short of demand by over 73,000.

52% of retirement investors turn to property

52% of retirement investors turn to property

Over half of investors will look towards property to improve portfolio diversification and increase returns in retirement. Two-thirds of investors have already expanded their portfolio through non-traded assets to protect against market volatility Stocks and bonds have lost popularity in favour of property and private equity 25% of investors aim to add more non-traded alternatives… Read more »

60% of 20 to 39-year olds to rent by 2025

60% of 20 to 39-year olds to rent by 2025

A shift in the tenure landscape is expected over the next decade as the majority of young professionals turn to the private rented sector.

UK property prices to boom in 2016?

UK property prices to boom in 2016?

Property asking prices experienced the smallest seasonal dip in years, leading experts to believe prices will accelerate over the next 12 months.

UK property supply falls 45%

UK property supply falls 45%

As the UK property market structure shifts, supply continues to fall far short of demand.