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Village of Tescos

Tescos Mini Village Sign

Tescos announced plans to build four reported villages based around there own store. Its been echoed around for some time that the massive supermarket would move into the housing market. This has now raised concerns of the retailer abusing it's power and knowing too much about it's customers. Their is no doubt though that there is ...

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Property Price Extremes

Property Price Extremes

Last  week we revealed the most expensive street in Britain as being Chester Square in London, where the average property is worth £6,596,000. It is the second consecutive year that Chester Square has been in the number one spot and the most recently sold property in the area went for £7 million. So what is the ...

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Pre-election house prices up – Rightmove

right move report

Rightmove the largest UK property web site reports that house prices continue to rise. With the election approaching this has not dappened the market in any way. Asking prices in April increased by 2.6 per cent on the average property, thats almost £6000 compared with March. Prices are running 6 per cent higher than in ...

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Can Tepilo remain free?

Tepilo remain free

How can Tepilo remain free? Why can a web site like Tepilo, operate as an on-line estate agent for the grand cost of zero? Normally you would expect to see some small print or a catch in such an arrangement. we looked into it in greater detail and were suprised to find that there really are ...

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Property – Stable in 2011 peak 2014

Survey for National Housing Federation

Stable in 2011 peak 2014 If you paid top value in 2007, it will only be around 2013 that house prices in England will climb close to the same value, and rising above during 2014. Oxford Economics recently prepared a report for the National Housing Federation. It is suggested that house prices will fall throughout 2010, with ...

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Boiler Scrappage Scheme

G-rated Boiler inefficient

Boiler Scrappage Scheme: Are You Eligible? It was recently announced that the governement will provide grants under the Boiler Scrappage Scheme. This means over 3 million homes that have inefficient boilers can now be givne an incentive to change to an efficient one. How much grant with they give me if i use the Boiler Scrappage Scheme? The ...

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Average buyer priced out of UK housing market in 2010

2010 may well be the year the average buyer is priced out of the UK housing market The credit crunch has made it difficult for genuine buyers to get access to really cheap mortgages. Plus, there will be more stock coming on to the market which should reduce the pace of house price increases. House price ...

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Rightmove hit as Google enters UK housing market

Google on the UK housing market

According to Sharecast, Rightmove shares dropped by 10% due to Google moving into the UK property market. Google has shown great interest in the UK after opening a property portal in Australia earlier in the summer. The Google Search will combine its Google maps and the infamous street view along with Estate agents details and house ...

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Revealed : The real Phil and Kirstie from location location.

Phil and Kirstie

With Channel 4 ever popular for producing great property programmes. Phil and Kirstie are like a Uncle and Aunty in the UK at this time. But who are they. What made them get in the property game. Let us  reveal the real Phil and Kristie. Phil runs a successful Property Search company with co-presenter, Kirstie Allsopp, - ...

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UK Housing Market is heading for a second slump

According to the Scotsman newspaper "The UK Housing Market is heading for a second slump".The report says "WHEN the UK's biggest building society warns of setbacks ahead in the housing market, we should sit up and listen. When the warning coincides with news pointing to a second-wave slump in the world's biggest housing market, we ...

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