Month: November 2015

Average rent rises 3.5% in UK

Average rent rises 3.5% in UK

Continued demand for rental accommodation leads to average rent increase and a positive market outlook for investors.

Yields rise 5% as PRS demand surges

Yields rise 5% as PRS demand surges

Tenure changes over the past decade show a thriving private rental sector and rising returns on investment properties.

UK set for a rented future

UK set for a rented future

Even if 220,000 new homes are built annually, by 2031 more young people will rent than they do now.

10% capital growth for UK property investment

10% capital growth for UK property investment

Property in the UK has generated capital returns of almost 10% during the course of the past year, much higher than other investment classes.

Northern Powerhouse regions see economic growth

Northern Powerhouse regions see economic growth

In 2012-14, cities that make up the Northern Powerhouse rebounded for the first time since the global economic crisis, with more growth inevitable