Manchester Property News

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Manchester ranked as the best city to be a landlord in the UK

Posted on June 18th 2018

Manchester has been ranked as the best city in the UK to be a landlord according to a new report.

The research, carried out by price comparison website GoCompare, ranks Manchester just above London as the go-to hotspot for investors, followed by Nottingham, Liverpool, Leicester […]


Posted on June 14th 2018

Dreamspace Construction Limited, who undertakes construction on behalf of Pervaiz Naviede Family Trust and LPC Living is recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor / Estimator / Buyer with immediate start.

The role will involve working on an exciting new development that comprises an 88 room Travelodge hotel, together with 2,260 sq. ft. ground floor retail […]

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Construction starts on new homes in Birkdale for developer LPC Living

Posted on June 4th 2018

Merseyside based Carroll Build to deliver ten bespoke luxury new homes in Birkdale designed by Southport based RAL Chartered Architects.

Construction has started on LPC Living’s Birkdale Place residential development, located off Westcliffe Road in Birkdale. The development will comprise ten luxury four-bedroom homes, within […]

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Fewer homeowners are missing mortgage payments than ever before

Posted on May 24th 2018

The number of homeowners struggling to keep up with mortgage payments has fallen to an all-time low in the first quarter of 2018.

The data, from UK Finance, showed that 78,800 people were in mortgage arrears of 2.5% or above, which may sound high but is in fact […]

House prices edge forward in April

House prices edge forward in April

Posted on May 16th 2018

House prices edged further ahead by 0.2% last month.

The increase came as there was a jump in the number of properties being sold for below their asking price – 86% in fact according […]

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Manchester property price growth only topped by two other cities last year

Posted on May 14th 2018

House prices continued to increase over the last 12 months with Northern cities enjoying a sustained period of growth.

The data, sourced from Hometrack’s UK Cities House Price Index, shows that house price inflation rose from 3.7% to 5.5% over the last year and […]

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Home building at second highest level in a decade

Posted on May 10th 2018

Despite a bitterly cold winter, a total of 154,698 new homes were registered in the last financial year according to the National House Building Council.

The long winter in Q1 2018 saw home building levels drop by 14% meaning the number of properties built was 2% lower than the 12 […]

Average house prices reach record high

Average house prices reach record high after March Increase

Posted on April 24th 2018

Average house prices strengthened again in March after posting their biggest monthly gain since summer 2017.

That’s according to the latest figures from Halifax, the UK’s largest mortgage lender. The average property price rose by 1.5% to £227,871 and was 2.7% […]

Warm weather alert! – gardens required

Posted on April 19th 2018

Need to upgrade your apartment? The Oaks in Gatley offers easy access to the city centre, a cosmopolitan village feel and stunning outside space!

As temperatures hit 28 degrees today in parts of the UK,  focus will be on everything alfresco, having friends round for a barbecue and perhaps […]