It is always worth keeping an eye on the various house price surveys published regularly by people like mortgage lenders. Nationwide Building Society has just published its House Price Index for May 2013. It shows that the price of a typical home increased by 0.4% in May and was 1.1% higher than in May 2012. According to the Nationwide research, the typical home in the UK is now worth £167,912.
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The Scottish government is to look into methods that could help to revamp the private rented sector in the country.
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A new £10m Property Development Fund has been set up to meet the demand for investors in small to medium sized developments across Wales.
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A Midlands couple returned home to find their curtains on fire - having been ignited by a make-up mirror that reflected and magnified the sun's rays
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Those lucky enough to afford a second home are often bowled over by idyllic seaside towns, or rural hamlets that speak of tranquillity and a real escape from urban chaos. But in order to enjoy a second home fully, would-be owners need to consider a number of factors.
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