Selling prices are almost exactly what they were at the start of 2010, 12% below their peak in 2007
Southend and Basingstoke top the list
Job security and deposit problems cited as major barriers to buying a home
Also the ten least affordable areas as well as renting statistics
Property values around Britain’s top 50 golf courses have risen by an average of 7%
York tops the list of places where renting is more expensive compared to buying
More 2013 property predictions from estate agents
The main priority for first time buyers is a property with its own garden, according to research carried out by Yorkshire Building Society.
A garden was followed by living near good public transport. While 23% of potential first time buyers say they would be happy to buy a smaller house in a more desirable area, [...]
What can you get in York for less than half the price of the city’s average property?
And will we also see the demise of the high street estate agent?
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