A record number of Londoners are leaving the capital to buy cheaper property in the north and Midlands. Research by agents Hamptons International has found that the number of people leaving London for northern cities has tripled since 2010. “With affordability stretched,...
New figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown a slump in UK house prices to the lowest annual rate in five years. UK house prices increased by 3.5 percent in the year to June to £228,000, which is the...
The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) has said that UK house prices should be frozen for the next five years to help prevent another financial crisis. The prominent thinktank has urged the Bank of England to target zero house price inflation the...
Sir Martin Sorrell has already announced his big return to advertising, just weeks after stepping down from his CEO position at industry giant WPP. In a statement on Wednesday, Sorrell said he would be taking charge of a London-listed shell...
European shares all took a hit on Tuesday morning, as investors globally responded to worries over impending crises in both Spain and Italy. The FTSE is currently down 1.23 percent, with the German and French markets following suit. Italy and...