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UK house sales expected to drop to lowest level in 20 years

Coronavirus hits the market just as it started to recover from slowdown after 2016 Brexit vote The UK housing market has come to a sudden halt, with sales expectations dropping to their lowest level in more than 20 years after estate agents closed their doors in the nationwide coronavirus lockdown. The score for sales expectations […]

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Property speculators head north as London market slumps

UK property speculators who buy and sell homes in quick succession have shifted their focus north as the housing market in London and the south-east begins to slump. Some 11 of the top 15 destinations for “flipping” homes — buying and selling within 12 months — were in the north of England last year. None […]