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....Wealthy foreigners are prepared to shell out as much as £25,000 a week renting luxury homes in London without bothering to set foot inside before opening their wallets. High-end estate agents report that overseas demand for super-prime London homes is so strong that the global super-rich are agreeing to rent properties after only viewing them on FaceTime or WhatsApp. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Global super-rich agreeing to rent luxury London homes without visiting image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 18th of August 2017 02:39:09 PM
....Wealthy foreigners are prepared to shell out as much as £25,000 a week renting luxury homes in London without bothering to set foot inside before opening their wallets. High-end estate agents report that overseas demand for super-prime London homes is so strong that the global super-rich are agreeing to rent properties after only viewing them on FaceTime or WhatsApp. ...
Boom or bust: what’s the truth about UK house prices? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 12th of August 2017 03:00:48 PM
.... They fell 3% between May and June to 96,910, the lowest level since October 2016, according to HMRC data. Rics said in its latest update that buyer demand had failed to show any meaningful growth since last November and that the flow of fresh listings was deteriorating, so that average stock levels on estate agents’ books were close to record lows. ...
A tale of two housing markets: booming Burnley and stagnant Kensington image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 12th of August 2017 03:00:48 PM
....Burnley has the lowest average house price in the UK, at £78,000, according to the Office for National Statistics. It recently hit the headlines when a study from estate agents Countrywide identified it as the “flipping capital” of Britain, with almost one in 10 homes in the Lancashire town being sold multiple times in just one year. ...
For the first time ever I am defending banks. Here’s why | John Harris image
.... The years since the cashpoints almost ran out had seen simmering anger about the endless billions pumped into the big banks and the lack of any obvious reckoning – not to mention exasperation with politicians chained to the demands of high finance, and not nearly interested enough in the millions of people whose only acquaintance with the City lay in the mess it had made. To the delight of Irish estate agents, tailors and wine merchants, more than a dozen banks will shift business to Dublin. ...
'Political uncertainty' blamed for slowdown in UK property market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of August 2017 05:01:28 AM
....“[George] Osborne’s hike in stamp duty has had a negative effect. Removing interest relief for landlords is causing some to sell, [with] few sales now to investors,” said Allen Fuller estate agents in Putney. ...
Is it a bad idea to buy a property in London if it's not home for life? image
.... CP. A Recent claims – made by Paul Cheshire, professor of economic geography at the London School of Economics – of an impending crash and a 40% fall in property values are “quite frankly outrageously unrealistic” according to Russell Quirk, founder and chief executive of online estate agent, eMoov. ...
UK house price rises slow to four-year low, says Halifax image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 7th of August 2017 09:54:34 AM
.... Both Halifax and Nationwide say a lack of homes on the market will continue to support house prices in coming months. Halifax noted that new instructions for home sales fell for the 16th month in a row in June, with homes listed for sale at estate agents at an all-time low, citing data from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). ...
Cowes Week sailing extravaganza spawns a renting boom in Isle of Wight image
....A three-bedroom house just a five minute walk away from the Anchorage is available to rent for £156-a-week – or £8,100 for a whole year. Local estate agents say other teams and rich individuals have spent even more to secure the relatively few high quality large houses on the island, which is also the location of some of the most deprived streets in the country. ...
We could end the buy-to-leave scandal – if the political will was there | Polly Toynbee image
....Empty property bought by investors to sit unused is a scandal the Guardian has exposed this week, finding 1,652 in the Grenfell borough of Kensington and Chelsea alone. Not long ago I interviewed a long-time upmarket estate agent in Knightsbridge, opposite Harrods, who told me she begged foreign buyers to agree to rent out their vacant properties, to no avail. ...
House prices stabilise as number of homes on the market falls image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of August 2017 12:13:12 PM
....”. Gardner pointed to surveys which show that the number of properties coming on to the market is slowing, and the number of homes on estate agents’ books is close to a 30-year low. ...
So estate agents are being replaced by robots? It’s about time | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett image
....Or is it the buy-to-let landlords themselves, greedily hoarding all the property while the impoverished and the young struggle to make ends meet? Older people, sitting in five-bedroom houses much too large for them? Gentrifiers? Or should we even be angry with our own peers, who, by accident of birth and family and privilege have been given that crucial leg-up into the security and stability that is lacking for so many of us?. So many candidates – but perhaps none is so unpopular, so mistrusted and reviled, as the estate agent. ...
One in five high-street estate agents risk going bust, study claims image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 31st of July 2017 05:00:39 AM
. One in five UK estate agents are at risk of going out of business amid a growth in online companies, new research shows. ...
Let’s move to Brockley, south-east London image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of July 2017 03:30:25 PM
.... Duck down the odd back alley, squint and you might have slipped down a wormhole to 1978 when it was full of sociology students from Goldsmiths, bohemians and the scent of wacky baccy and rosebay willow herb. A glance in an estate agent’s window might break the spell, but the geography of hills, valleys and crisscrossing railway lines is complex enough to keep hidden wormholes to a past long disappeared in inner London, like a wee nature reserve off terraced streets, or Hilly Fields park, its stone circle glowering over London’s thrusting skyline, the glorious Rivoli Ballroom, and the shaggy mews of overgrown flora behind the town houses on Wickham Road. ...
Foxtons blames economic uncertainty as profits plunge by 64% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of July 2017 09:25:24 AM
. Profits at London-focused estate agent Foxtons have plunged by 64%, hurt by slowing demand and increased economic uncertainty. ...
Housing market still reeling a decade after financial crisis, Savills says image
....A separate report also released on Thursday claims that only 37% of homes put on the market in London are actually selling, providing further evidence of a slowdown in the property market. The HomeOwners Alliance analysed estate agents’ listings and housing transactions, finding that, in May 2017, 55% of all properties listed resulted in a successful sale, compared with 59% a year ago. ...
REVEALED: The surprise area in Britain seeing bumper house price rises of 7.5% image
....8 per cent respectively. Nick Leeming chairman at estate agent Jackson-Stops & Staff said: "Home owners in the East of England will no doubt be delighted that their region continues to accelerate ahead of the rest of the UK, exhibiting the highest annual growth rate of any region yet again. ...
Let buyers borrow more on greener homes, urges report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of July 2017 05:01:11 AM
....Homebuyers could take out bigger mortgages if the energy ratings of properties were factored into the lending criteria of banks and building societies, government-funded research has found. Although estate agents are legally bound to display energy performance certificates (EPCs) in property listings, few buying decisions hinge on energy bill costs and the efficiency of a home is not considered in affordability calculations by lenders. ...
What Brexit slowdown? UK housing market shrugs off concerns as property prices creep up image
....6 per cent compared to 2016. According to Rightmove, prospective buyers are “seeing a lot of sold boards on properties they would like to buy themselves”, meaning more than 45 per cent of estate agents’ property stock is now being sold “subject to contract”. ...
UK housing market shrugs off concerns of Brexit slowdown image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of July 2017 11:01:34 PM
....6% in June 2017 compared with June 2016, the latest survey by property website Rightmove found. The company added that prospective buyers are “seeing a lot of sold boards on properties they would like to buy themselves” – with over 45% of estate agents’ property stock now being sold subject to contract. ...
Dublin is streets ahead of EU rivals as City firms plan for Brexit relocation image
....The crash still casts a long shadow. The housing shortage is at crisis levels, with the most recent figures showing there were just 3,500 properties to let in the entire country and just 2,800 properties for sale in Dublin, according to Marian Finnegan, chief economist at estate agent Sherry Fitzgerald. ...
MAPPED: Britain’s house price hot spots where values are growing fastest image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 14th of July 2017 05:21:00 PM
.... Three consecutive months of falls means values are an average £2,358 less than a peak in March. Oliver Blake, managing director of Your Move and Reeds Rains estate agents, said: “We’ve seen three months of falls, but it’s far too early to panic. ...
Brexit hitting house prices is A MYTH: THIS is the real issue, says top estate agent image
. The estate agent has seen home hunters from across Asia and the Middle East flocking to scoop up property amid the weaker pound, cancelling out a pause among European buyers. ...
HOUSE CRISIS WARNING: Higher interest rates could hit London prices, says top estate agent image
....Higher mortgage costs combined with tighter lending conditions are set to knock the the property market in the capital, according to Savills. Home values rebounded last month, as tracked by Nationwide, but this momentum may not last, said the estate agent. ...
Let’s move to Aylsham, Norfolk: an extraordinarily ordinary delight image
.... But a half-hour drive? That wouldn’t stop me making a spontaneous Saturday morning trip to Cromer with the kids, picnic blanket, bucket and spade and all in the boot. Best thing of all to the middle-aged (ie, me)? You get to come home at the end of the day to Aylsham, one of those extraordinarily ordinary delights they don’t make any more; its Dutch gabled lanes hung with old butchers that sell lard, a palatial wool-town church, or the splendidly named Granville Bond fishmongers for crab sarnies, and – yes – the odd fancy-pants deli and vintage chic home decor emporium, but not so many as to get the estate agents all frothed up. ...
Older homeowners forced to sell properties to clear debt on mortgages image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 08:25:00 AM
....Forced out. Some 43 per cent of estate agents have seen a rise in “forced” sales from customers with interestonly mortgage repayment problems over the past two years, according to new research from Key Partnerships. ...
Endowment plan: Need-to-know advice on interest-only mortgage repayment problems image
....Forced out. Some 43 per cent of estate agents have seen a rise in “forced” sales from customers with interest-only mortgage repayment problems over the past two years, according to new research from Key Partnerships. ...
House sales have fallen by nearly a third in some parts of UK, says Lloyds image
....The average property now changes hands once every eight years, said Patel, a year longer than the commonly held view that people move every seven years, although he added that there is incomplete data in this area. The decline in transaction activity has knock-on effects in other parts of the economy, stretching from income for estate agents and conveyancing solicitors through to sales of furniture and electrical stores which tend to benefit when people move home and buy new goods. ...
Record low interest rates send house prices SOARING for homeowners image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 12:01:00 AM
....The typical UK rise of 41. 2 per cent has been outstripped by soaring hikes in excess of 90 per cent in places like Cambridge, London and Slough, according to online estate agents HouseSimple. ...
Don't believe the hype: the downside of being the next big thing image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 09:00:00 AM
.... This can mean playing a longer game. Adam Blaxter, founder of Rentr, an app that allows landlords to rent a property direct to tenants is in the proptech sector where the clarion call is that estate agents are dinosaurs and apps are the way forward. ...
Why the political uncertainty won't shake house price foundations   image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 09:46:00 AM
.... Out of 41 cities on its Prime Global Cities Index, only Zurich, Moscow and Istanbul fared worse. Last week, estate agents Your Move reported that the number of sales in Greater London fell 29 per cent in the three months to the end of April, further shredding nerves. ...
Buying my own place was an impossible dream – here’s how it came true image
.... To cut a long story short, after many bids – going well over the asking price – I bagged it … well, for a week, until I was gazumped. But when the cash buyers split up two months later, the estate agent gave me first refusal. ...
House sales in Greater London slump by almost a third in a year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 06:01:18 AM
....The number of homes changing hands in London slumped by almost a third year on year in the spring, as changes to stamp duty rates, high prices and Brexit uncertainty slowed the market. The latest monthly index from estate agents Your Move found that in the three months to the end of April, sales in Greater London were down 29% on the same period in 2016. ...
Britain looks set for a politically hot summer but what is the future for your finances? image
....Weaker sterling could also drive up inflation, by increasing the price of imported goods. The housing market has slowed in recent months and north London estate agent Jeremy Leaf says electoral uncertainty will pile on further pressure. ...
Election 2017: Hung parliament and coalition means more house prices turmoil, warn experts image
....Experts said the hung parliament was the last thing Britain's property market needed. Jeremy Leaf, north London estate agent and a former RICS residential chairman, said: "A hung parliament will result in an extended period of uncertainty with decision-making kicked into the long grass. ...
UK house prices rise for first time in five months image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 08:54:02 AM
....UK households put the brakes on plans to move home in May, as uncertainty over the general election put them off making big spending decisions. Buyers and sellers opted to “wait and see” ahead of today’s election according to estate agents surveyed by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. ...
General Election result is make or break for investors image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 12:01:00 AM
....This means three of the four best market bull runs came under Tory administrations, while the two worst were under Labour’s Harold Wilson and Gordon Brown. Figures from estate agent eMoov. ...
Mortgage loan: Lending to wannabe buyers falls as number of homes for sale dips image
....7 billion. The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) recently reported that the number of homes on estate agents' books dwindled to a record low in March, with around 10 house hunters for every available property. ...
Further signs of UK property slowdown in April image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of May 2017 10:32:02 AM
....Some commentators said the figures showed that the market was holding up relatively well. "At first glance, one might think these figures are hugely disappointing, but when you consider what was happening this time last year and what has happened to property transactions in the past few months, they represent steady progress for the housing market," said Jeremy Leaf, a London estate agent. ...
House prices in UK shift to lower gear image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 10:33:40 AM
....". Sarah Beeny, owner of estate agent Tepilo, said: "Homeowners should not worry about a crash as the chronic shortage of properties available - the main reason sales transactions are down - will ensure prices remain buoyant. ...
Banks 'must show action' in fraud cases image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 11:01:27 PM
....Which? wanted banks to refund consumers in cases where victims had accidentally transferred money to a fraudster, similar to the protections provided on credit card transactions. In one example highlighted by Which?, Christopher Mills, from York, was tricked into paying a £10,000 house deposit to a fraudster who posed as his estate agent. ...
Foxtons' tweets win few fans – now the slowdown gives it little to sing about | Simon Goodley image
....Take the official Twitter account of the irksome estate agency Foxtons, for instance, which possesses a mighty 400 followers and drones on about the major housing topics de nos jours, such as: “Do you know what it takes to be a landlord?” (we might venture a guess). By comparison, the @AvoidFoxtons account is proving far more popular, but the estate agent will get a chance to get its official message across this week, when it holds its annual meeting. ...
Can a buyer legally ask to cut agreed offer price? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 11th of May 2017 06:00:41 AM
....A Yes it is legal and quite common when a survey reveals extensive – and expensive – work required on a property. Once a buyer’s offer on a property is accepted by its seller, in estate agent speak, the property becomes “sold subject to contract”, which means that the price can still be negotiated. ...
'Stagnant' buyer demand puts the brakes on UK housing market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 11:01:33 PM
....3% drop in March. Some parts of London appear to have been hit particularly hard, with estate agents and developers resorting to offering free cars and other incentives to try to tempt buyers. ...
Home sales in COLLAPSE: Lenders pull the plug after surveyors downgrade values  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 01:57:00 PM
....". Values of top-end homes in the capital have seen prices plunge by around six per cent over the past year, according to recent estimates by estate agents. ...
How to get the best return when selling your overseas holiday home image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 12:00:00 AM
....For those simply looking to release equity from their properties and repatriate it back to the UK, the current weakness of sterling is advantageous - you have made a profit on the original value of the property before any increase in its intrinsic value is even factored in. As you can see, this also benefits you if you are looking to sell your property quickly, because even getting the same as you paid for it originally will see you more sterling back than it cost you first time around - although you would have to factor in estate agent's commission and other such fees and taxes related to selling a property. ...
Proptech: the businesses transforming the housing market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 8th of May 2017 06:00:55 AM
....The property sector is a multi-billion pound industry that affects all of us at some point in our lives. But, dominated by large, traditional high-street estate agents, it operates in a way that can feel incredibly archaic and confusing for all involved. ...
We're buying as tenants in common – but what if we split up? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 06:00:01 AM
.... This kind of deed is also more appropriate for people who are contributing uneven amounts to the mortgage. One way of calculating how much of the sale proceeds (after clearing the mortgage and deducting estate agents’ fees) is to add up the total contributions you have both made to the purchase and improvement of the property. ...
Buy a home, get a car free: offers galore as London estate agents struggle to sell image
. London estate agents have begun to offer free cars worth £18,000, stamp duty subsidies of £150,000, plus free iPads and Sonos sound systems to kickstart sales in the capital’s increasingly moribund property market. ...
How to resolve the FIVE most common property disputes image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of May 2017 10:05:00 AM
....If so, present your neighbour with this information before worsening the dispute by attacking the tree, which could trigger a liability claim. I’m downsizing my property, but disagree with the estate agent’s valuation of my existing home. ...
Smaller deposits raise hopes for UK first-time homebuyers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 11:01:13 PM
....Research on the amount of time it takes to save for a down payment on a home suggests buyers have been helped by the greater availability of mortgage loans at higher loan-to-value (LTV) ratios. The estate agent Hamptons International said that in the final months of 2016 it would take an average single first-time buyer 11 years and nine months to save a 15% deposit. ...
Our flat was perfect  – until planners let a restaurant open below image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 06:00:22 AM
.... We put the flat on the market as soon as they had given us their notice. “People are concerned about the restaurant,” said our estate agent after just four viewings in as many months. ...
Weak pound melts the British dream of a place in the sun image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of April 2017 04:03:49 PM
....A report by Spain’s Association of Land and Commercial Registrars last week revealed British demand for second homes in Spain was down nearly 30% on last year’s pre-referendum levels. In Greece, where property taxes have soared amid the debt-stricken economy and there are lingering fears that the country could yet be ejected from the eurozone, estate agents on some of the more popular Greek islands are reporting an even bigger plunge in the number of Britons looking for homes since the Brexit vote. ...
Yorkshire village sold one year after it went on the market for £20m image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:35:38 PM
.... Her management of West Heslerton has meant very little has changed among the rented cottages for half a century for the village’s estimated 375 residents. Cundalls, the estate agents who handled the sale, put the current rental and subsidy income at about £388,000 per year. ...
FTSE 100 suffers worst day since Brexit vote after May calls election image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 05:11:25 PM
....The property market typically seizes up during a general election campaign, with buyers deferring purchases until a result is clear. But estate agents said the period of uncertainty will be short. ...
Let’s move to Crediton, Devon: ‘Its day will come again’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of April 2017 03:30:00 PM
.... It’s broadly split into the East Town and – you got it – West Town, with creamy terraces, cottages, town houses and snatches of thatch on their two steep hills. It’s all “elevated position” on the estate agents’ particulars here: views are rightly prized. ...
Surveyors get gloomy as property market stagnates image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 11:19:32 PM
....Most surveyors across the country still expect prices to rise over the next 12 months, but by a smaller majority than in February. But on average, each estate agent has just 43 properties for sale on its books, the lowest number recorded since the methodology began in 1994. ...
Estate agents struggling to find homes to sell, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 11:01:10 PM
. The average number of homes for sale by each estate agent has fallen to a record low, with agents in parts of the country gloomier than at any time since the financial crash, according to a report by the surveyors’ professional body. ...
REVEALED: Map shows where in Britian has seen the BIGGEST house price growth image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of April 2017 03:39:00 PM
. The biggest value increases are in the capital and the South East over the year to January 2017, according to the Land Registry mapped out by estate agent Savills. ...
House price growth hits lowest level since 2013 – but here’s why crash looks unlikely image
....”. Jeremy Leaf, north London estate agent and a former RICS residential chairman, added: "While demand to buy is still strong, accessibility and affordability are proving illusive for many. ...
Leasehold 'nightmare' will cost homebuyers billions, report warns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 06:01:13 AM
....”. Widespread ignorance about leasehold among young flat buyers – made worse by poor quality information from estate agents – is highlighted in the report. ...
The property billboards that reveal the truth about Britain’s luxury housing market image
.... Emerging from behind bright-red billboards below the Anglican Cathedral, the development will feature 800 five-star serviced apartments looking on to a sunken Chinese bazaar, based on the “idea and motif of the awakening dragon – a powerful symbol of China’s resurgence and status as a new global power”. As Hong Kong-based estate agent Neil Jensen told the Guardian: “You can’t just put up a block of flats in Liverpool and expect people to buy it … If you want foreign buyers, there has to be a story. ...
Osborne, an ‘editor of substance’. What substance, crystal meth? | Marina Hyde image
.... The former News of the World cover star and chancellor is the new editor of the London Evening Standard, a role he will combine with his jobs as MP for Tatton and being a £650,000-a-year escort for an investment fund. Osborne has now been a Tory chancellor, an investment banker and a newspaper journalist – a sequence whose next two terms are estate agent and serial sex killer. ...
UK average annual rents fall for first time in six years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 06:00:24 AM
....The government’s white paper on housing last month acknowledged that England’s housing market is “broken”, with the communities secretary, Sajid Javid, telling the House of Commons that rents in many places swallow more than half of take-home pay. Separate figures from LSL Property Services, which includes estate agents Your Move and Reeds Rain, paint a similar picture of a slow market in the south and much busier activity in the Midlands and north. ...
Five minute guide to getting the most form home sale image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 12th of March 2017 01:48:00 PM
. There is plenty to think about before marketing your property, such as finding a good estate agent and making your home look spick-and-span. ...
Christian Candy adviser linked to Litvinenko and his alleged killer image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of March 2017 07:45:01 PM
....Former RISC managing director Cliff Knuckey was asked to serve court papers on one of the purchasers, with whom CPC was in dispute. During this episode, Knuckey was found to have impersonated a representative of the Saudi royal family, an estate agent and a member of Vodafone customer services, Stewart told the court. ...
Foxtons sees property sales plunge as Brexit vote hits image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 08:06:35 AM
....Foxtons says revenue from property sales plunged 23% last year due to uncertainty following the Brexit vote as well as changes to stamp duty. Profits at the London-focused estate agent more than halved as a result, falling to £18. ...
Hopeful Britons counting on 2017 property boom image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 12:01:00 AM
. Fears Brexit would dampen sentiment have been dismissed with 54 per cent expecting growth and just 7 per cent fearing a decline, according to research by estate agents Keatons. ...
Should I use a quick-property-sale company to speed up my move? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 07:00:10 AM
.... This sounds to me remarkably like a buyer putting in an initial offer, then reducing it because they can’t get the mortgage they need and then bringing down their offer yet further because their survey has freaked them out. Before approaching a quick-sale company, it would make sense for you to ask three local estate agents for a valuation of your home, but also ask them what price would get you a quick sale. ...
Windfarms aren’t the real reason energy bills are rising. Blame the free market image
.... One million residential properties are now advertised on the site – a third more than any rival. Its profit margin is unsurprising given what Rightmove actually does – it just runs a website used by estate agents to advertise the homes on their books. ...
Will business rates hike be final chapter for high street bookshops? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of February 2017 07:00:05 AM
....“What this will mean is that the high street becomes even less diverse. High streets will be full of estate agents and coffee shops. ...

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