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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Snakes and ladders; our housing journey

Oxford from above

First time buyers are front of the pack in the Government’s drive for home ownership, with much recent housing policy aimed at supporting their first purchase.

But once they become home owners their journey doesn’t end, even if the state support does. This week we will be looking at the journey home owners face moving on for a second, third, fourth and eventually last time and what their onward mobility means for the rest of the housing market.

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Coastal property hotspots

Seaside Do you dream of waking up to beautiful coastline views, daily walks breathing in the fresh sea air and the feeling of warm sand between your toes? Than living by the coast could be for you.


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Second step buyers

CoinsMoney expert uSwitch are urging homeowners to plan ahead when preparing to purchase their next home due to variations in the value of different property types.

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