First time buyers face more problems

There have been numerous reports out this week showing that first time buyers have seen a steep rise in property prices. Rightmove have stated that the average asking price for a first time buyer property (with 2 or less bedrooms) has risen by 3% during September. In contrast to this figure, the annual verage price growth across all property types … Read moreFirst time buyers face more problems

26% of parents are moving to secure a school catchment area address

PensionsOver 58% of parents in the UK with children of school age say catchments areas will have an impact on where they choose to live in the future.

 

 

 

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Snakes and Ladders series; Grey spots

Oxford from above

The final chapter of the housing journey begins when people start trading in large family homes for smaller ones.

 

 

 

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Properties of the month

july frontWe have a selection of homes for all types of buyers in our July round up of properties of the month.

 

 

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Somewhere in the middle

Oxford from above

Having traded up from a flat or a smaller house, the middle of the housing journey is firmly the preserve of families living in large homes.

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First-time movers

Oxford from above

We’re comfortable talking about first time
buyers, a journey given much scrutiny and much measurement, but we are much less likely to talk about those moving for the first time.

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