Insights and trends

Monthly Cities Index Report

Seven cities are registering house price growth of less than +1% per annum — the first time we've seen this since June 2013.

Cities Index report, January 2018

City level house price growth at 5%, up from 4% in January 2017.

State of the Property Nation – market overview

Uncover key market insights, specific to each UK region, for both the sales and lettings markets.

State of the Property Nation – renters today, buyers tomorrow

There’s an opportunity for agents to build loyalty amongst renters, as potential buyers and sellers of the future.

State of the Property Nation – online agents

Consumer awareness of online agents has leapt since 2016. What can the high street do to keep pace?

Cities Index report, December 2017

City level house price growth slows to 5.4% in December 2017.

State of the Property Nation – increased use of portals

Consumers aren’t just using portals to find properties anymore; portals are consulted throughout the whole journey.

State of the Property Nation – what vendors want

There are currently significant gaps between what vendors want, and what they feel estate agents actually deliver.

Cities Index report, November 2017

City level house price growth at 6.3%, up from 4.9% in November 2016

State of the Property Nation – the reality check

Consumers and agents have differing opinions on the market outlook for the year ahead. What can be done to manage expectations?

State of the Property Nation – renters feeling the pinch

This year when it comes to renters, they’re feeling the pressures of the post-Brexit economy most of all.

Helping your customers onto the property ladder

A look at the help-to-buy schemes available, and the current awareness of them amongst first time buyers.

State of the Property Nation – agents’ biggest challenge

In the current economic climate, agents say Brexit is a bigger challenge than acquiring stock.

State of the Property Nation – the needs of landlords

Quality tenants, transparency, value and speed of let are what landlords want most from their letting agents.

Stamp duty abolition

How helpful will the reprieve of stamp duty really be for first time buyers?

State of the Property Nation – Brexit starts to bite

A look at the impact Brexit has had on the property industry.