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MPs call for tougher letting rules

'Cowboy' letting agents who behave badly and charge rip-off fees must face tougher sanctions, MPs have urged

18 July 2013

House sales at highest level since June 2010, surveyors say

UK house sales reached their highest level in more than two and-a-half years last month, surveyors said today

12 March 2013

Letting agents risk being 'property's Wild West'

A clampdown on the lettings sector is needed to stop rogue agents ripping off tenants

22 November 2012

House sales down 40% since boom

House sales have plummeted by almost 40% since the peak of the boom five years ago, says RICS

12 June 2012

Stamp duty deadline lifts housing market, survey says

A rush of first-time buyers trying to beat a stamp duty deadline gave the housing market a boost last month

10 April 2012

House price decline softens, surveyors say

House prices fell in February, a report said today, but at the slowest rate in 18 months as sales continue to rise

13 March 2012

Lenders slash mortgage rates

A flurry of lenders have slashed interest on their fixed rate mortgages including Halifax, Nationwide and Lloyds TSB

9 June 2011

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