Interest rates raised again..........................

UK interest rates have risen further as the Bank of England attempts to stem the pace of soaring prices. Rates have increased from 1% to 1.25%, the fifth consecutive rise, pushing them to the highest level in 13 years. It comes as finances are being squeezed by the...


How high could interest rates go?.................

How high could interest rates go?   Many people expect UK interest rates to reach 1.25% this year - but they could go higher. The Office for Budgetary Responsibility (OBR) - the government's independent economic advisor looked at what might happen if the UK were to...


Rents surge to highest rates ever..............

Disparity between demand and available properties has propelled national asking rents outside of the capital to a new record high, rising to £1,088 per calendar month and taking annual growth in asking rents outside of London above 10% for the first time, according to the...


House price growth at 17 year high..................

House prices grew at the fastest annual pace for more than 17 years in March despite the cost of living crisis, according to Nationwide. Annual growth in house prices hit 14.3% in February, the mortgage lender said, the strongest pace since November 2004. The cost of...


Interest rates rise again...................

Interest rates have increased for the third time in four months as the Bank of England tries to calm the rise in the cost of living. The rise from 0.5% to 0.75% means rates are now at their highest level since March 2020, when Covid lockdowns began. Energy bills and food costs...


Gold award winners!................

Julian Reid Estate Agents have just won The British Property Lettings Award for N16. Their team performed outstandingly throughout the extensive judging period, which focused on customer service levels. Julian Reid Estate Agents have now been shortlisted for a number of national...


Interest rates on the rise.................

The Bank of England has raised interest rates for the second time in three months to try to curb a rapid rise in the cost of living. The increase to 0.5% from 0.25% came as the Bank said inflation was on course to hit a 30-year high. Prices are expected to climb...