Month: November 2018

UK student property investment: Location number one priority for students

UK student property investment: Location number one priority for students

The largest-ever survey of British student accommodation has found that location is the key driver of happiness among those living in purpose-built student accommodation, underlining the need for investors to focus on prime sites in tier one university cities.   Summary: Location, along with quality and the ability to live with friends, were ranked as… Read more »

Manchester property prices continually rise faster than the UK average

Manchester property prices continually rise faster than the UK average

New research shows that prices in Manchester’s real estate sector rose faster than the UK average in five of the last six years, with growth in the city reaching 11% over the 12 months of 2017 alone.   Summary: Property prices in Manchester have risen higher than anywhere else in the UK in five of… Read more »

North-west England to record fastest growing UK property prices by 2023

North-west England to record fastest growing UK property prices by 2023

Despite growth in London plateauing in single figures, Savills forecasts that the north-west and its key cities will boast the strongest levels of capital appreciation in the UK over the next five years. Summary: UK property prices are set to grow by almost 15% by 2023, with the strongest growth led by property in north-west… Read more »