Archive for April, 2013

Spring Bounce for the Housing Market

The housing market looks primed for a spring bounce as first-time buyers return in force and increasingly confident sellers start hiking prices. The average UK asking price has just hit £244,706, up £15,717 since the start of the year, according to new figures from Rightmove, with the biggest rises outside London. First-time buyers are streaming [read more…]

ET supports St Ann’s Hospice with Will Week…

Clive Rolfe and his team at ET Law Limited are delighted to be supporting St Ann’s Hospice with the ‘Will Week’ Campaign. St Ann’s Hospice cares and helps around 3,000 patients (over the age of 16) and their families and carers every year who are affected by cancer and non-cancer life limiting illnesses. Instead of [read more…]

Housing Market Predicted to Revive in 2013

…with More than £1m to Move Home The housing market will finally return to life this year with more than a million people expected to move home – the highest number since the financial crisis struck. The Ernst & Young Item Club, which uses the Treasury’s economic models, predicted that housing transactions this year will [read more…]

Housing Market at ‘3 year high’…

says RICS survey… Chartered surveyors handled an average of 17.4 home sales over the last three months, according to the latest monthly survey by industry body RICS. That was the highest number reported since March 2010 and meant sales rates have been rising for three consecutive months. Surveyors also said demand improved, as a net [read more…]