Home Information Packs (Hips) become compulsory for three-bedroom homes in England and Wales from today. Generally opposed to by estate agents and surveyors, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) claims that the introducution of Hips for four-bedroom houses in August has more than halved the sales in certainRead More →

According to research commissioned by internet bank First Direct, as many as 2.5 million people are sitting on a cumulative pot of £20 billion in savings, waiting for house prices to drop. The average amount of savings per person is just over £7,000 plus equity in property, and LondonRead More →