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Top 6 of the largest home builders in the UK

Company profiles of the largest home builders in the UK Barratt Developments Barratt Developments began as a company in the 1950s and eventually became the nation’s largest housebuilder; a title it received in 1979 when 10,000 new homes were built by them.  The company is made up of three consumer brands: Barratt Homes, David Wilson […]

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Which new build sectors are doing the best?

Which type of property to build in 2019-2020? New builds are being developed across the UK to fulfil the needs of the housing market. This includes providing more options for private housing, council housing or commercial developments like serviced apartments. The figures for each sector gives an idea of the level of growth each is seeing […]

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No-deal Brexit and house prices

No-Deal Brexit The current UK political system has undoubtedly caused quite a stir throughout the country. Current PM Boris Johnson has had the last word, and it looks like we’ll be welcoming a no-deal Brexit this October. As we pack our bags and prepare to wave a strict goodbye to the EU trade deal, the […]

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New Home Registrations Increase Once Again

Home Registrations There has been a 21% increase in the number of new homes being built across the UK from a year ago, according to the latest figures from NHBC. 13,527 new homes were created in the last year up from 11,218. This increase continues the positive trend of more and more new homes being […]

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Building in Market Towns Averages £31,000 Premium

For prospective homebuyers and first-time buyers looking to move to quiet market towns, it could come at an extra premium of around £31,000. Key data recently released by Lloyds Banks indicates that average property prices in a market town are £294,000, which is £30,986 higher than houses in the surrounding county areas. There are a […]

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