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12
Feb

Will We See The Housing Market Grow In 2018?

UK house prices fell for a second consecutive month in January as many consumers across the UK struggle with the January squeeze and shrinking disposable income – putting major spending decisions, such as moving home, on hold. Last month, the average price of a home in Britain fell 0.6% to £223,285 according to the mortgage lender Halifax. The drop followed

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15
Jan

Top 3 Favourite Properties of 2017

After an eventful year of auctions up and down the country, selling over 2000 properties to thousands of happy individuals, families and investors, we at iamproperty, have compiled our top 3 properties sold in 2017. Potternewton Lane, Leeds Northern and rather unique, this traditional mid-terrace house in Leeds made it onto our top 3 properties sold in 2017, not just

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15
Dec

Winter freeze sees property prices hit new lows

Property investors and first-time buyers can rejoice as housing prices see new lows this month in the long-predicted uptrend of the housing market. As stamp duties have been abolished up to £300,000 for first time buyers in addition to the rise in remortgage obtainability, these wintery months could be the best time to invest. House price growth dipped in October,

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8
Dec

First time buyer deposits to soar 57% by 2027

First time buyer deposits could see a huge soar in prices by the next decade, reaching heights of more than half of the current price, L&C Mortgages have warned. The company has compared figures from the Office for National Statistics House Price Index showing how much a first-time buyer typically pays in each UK region as well as the average

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30
Nov

Mortgage and Remortgage Approvals See New Highs and Lows

Mortgage and remortgage approvals have seen new highs and lows this month after industry pressures and the new budget take hold of the market. Remortgage approval rates have rocketed ahead of Novembers interest rate hike, jumping to a nine-year high position after driving the stability of the market in October. Recorded by the Bank of England, a total of 51,593 remortgages

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24
Nov

£1 Property for a First time Buyer

After our latest analysis indicating the rise in housing prices, finding an affordable property to ascend the ever-expanding property ladder can be a difficult one. While the 2017 budget has been announced, abolishing stamp duty for first time buyers entering the market, the underlining issue of house prices have not been corrected, only trickling supply into 2018 with the potential

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14
Nov

Property Industry Price Rise

October has seen an explosive month for both the iamproperty group and the property industry. Counting down until the autumn budget, housing prices have risen at their fastest rate since the start of the year on both a quarterly and annual basis (Halifax claims), reducing demand and skewing the supply of the market. The lender’s latest house price Index shows

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8
Nov

Charity Golf Day – The Luke Samples Foundation

Closing into the final months of 2017 we have managed to bag ourselves yet another award to add to a very successful year. Winning gold awards for both Residential Auction House of the Year and  Supplier of the Year: Services and Products at the Negotiator Awards 2017, we have had an explosive year with huge success and lots of charity events. On

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25
Oct

Welcome to the iamproperty Family – Michael & Tom

With November closing in fast and Christmas soon to be around the corner, we’d like to take the time to welcome and celebrate all those new to the iamproperty family. Michael Hall and Tom Musham both joined Intelligent Services Group and IAM Sold late September, breaking through that first month barrier with ease. Michael settled into the role of Software

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18
Oct

Stamp Duty Freedom for First-Time Buyers

Both buyers and agents have recognised stamp duty as a big hurdle for first timers looking to start their housing journey. Many influential companies and people have commented on the tax, calling for something to be done and claiming it holds back transactions and the fluidity of sales. The Evening Standard yesterday ran an article badged as “exclusive”, claiming Philip

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