In celebration of International Friendship Day we thought we would look at the subject of neighbours, how friendly are you with yours? Are they an important part of your daily life, or do you prefer to keep yourself to yourself and not socialise with the people just over the fence?
A recent survey is suggesting that confidence in the housing market has tumbled to its lowest level ever in the last three years. These fears are mainly based on over-inflated prices and talk of rises in interest rates.
With its affordable homes, easy commute and one of the top ten beaches in the world, it’s the perfect place for anyone to set up home. Brighton has become a magnet for Londoners who don’t wish to give up on the City lifestyle when they leave the capital.
Specialist buy to let mortgage lender, Paragon mortgages, has reported that between Oct 2013 and June 2014 it experienced a massive 95% year on year increase in the volume of buy to let mortgage advances it administered.
On Thursday 24th July at 1.00pm, Countrywide Property Auctions will hold one of its Summer auctions event at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel in Piccadilly, London.
Middle Aged borrowers struggling to meet Mortgage affordability regulations, newly specified in April’s Mortgage Market Review, mean lenders have re-vamped their requirements for loan approvals. Banks & building societies are now considering a borrower’s post-retirement income before sanctioning a mortgage term which ends after the latter’s retirement. Even those who are planted firmly in the black, with sizeable assets and a good income must meet these requirements.
On the 22nd of July at Exeter Racecourse, Countrywide Auctions will be joined by the popular BBC programme Homes under the Hammer. This auction will be full of extra excitement as the cameras are set to roll and as we watch some great lots go under the hammer.