The Property Ombudsman



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low buy to let rates

Low rates remain for buy to let mortgages 20/02/2017

Landlords have been taking advantage of record low rates when it comes to financing their property investments. The Bank of England recently announced they would keep the base interest rate 0.25%.

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2 story block of flats, luscious greenery surrounds

House prices see average increase of £4,000 24/01/2017

Latest research from Halifax has highlighted a 6.5% increase in property prices throughout 2016. The monthly house price report published by the national bank  saw a new national house price average of 

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property market remains strong post brexit

Positive property market remains post-referendum 26/09/2016

The UK is performing exceptionally well following on from initial Brexit fears. New research from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has shown stabilising property prices

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property investment and pensions

Property continues to outperform pension returns 14/09/2016

A leading industry figurehead has recently stated that property is still the best investment option for retirement. The Bank of England’s chief economist, Andy Haldane, has expressed his opinion on the longstanding

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Manchester colorful at night

Manchester still top city for landlords 30/08/2016

Manchester remains the top city for rental returns, according to news reports unveiled last week. The research drew comparisons for all cities across the UK K and considered a number of factors, including capital gains and rental yield. 

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