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23/07/15 - Most 20 to 39 year olds will be in private rented homes by 2025, warns PWC

The Telegraph reports "More than half of 20 to 39 year olds will be renting property from private landlords rather than living in their own home a decade from now, according to a new report.

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16/07/15 - New Rightmove index shows out of London rent surge

Letting Agent Today reports "Tenants trying to find cheaper and better value lettings properties than those available in London are moving outside the capital - and pushing up rents as a result.

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09/07/15 - Budget 2015 Buy to let tax break to be cut

BBC Business News Website reports "Buy-to-let landlords face cuts in the amount of tax relief they can claim on mortgage interest payments, the government has said.

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25/06/15 - UK property sales dipped in May, HMRC says

BBC Business News Website reports "Property sales data has provided more evidence that the UK housing market is moving more slowly than a year ago.

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19/06/15 - Ashtons awarded at the Lettings Agency of the Year Awards 2015

Ashtons was awarded silver Small Lettings Agency, East of England, at the Lettings Agency of the Year Awards 2015 in association with the Sunday Times and The Times and sponsored by Zoopla Property Group.

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13/06/15 - Spring bounce for mortgage market

BBC Business News Website reports "UK mortgage approvals rose to their highest level for 14 months, data shows, but analysts do not expect this to lead to runaway house prices.

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04/06/15 - Property cash buyers at record high, Nationwide says

BBC Business News website reports "Nearly 4 out of 10 homes were sold without the need for a mortgage in the first quarter of the year - a record high, the Nationwide has said.

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28/05/15 - Mortgage approvals saw pre election jump, says banks

BBC Business News Website reports "There was a "significant pre-election jump" in the number of mortgage applications being approved, according to the High Street banks.

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14/05/15 - House prices pushed up by lack of supply say surveyors

BBC Business News website reports "A further drop in the number of people putting their homes up for sale is pushing prices higher, according to surveyors.

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08/05/15 - UK house prices up 1.6 per cent in April says Halifax

BBC Business News website reports "House prices rose 1.6% last month, according to the latest survey from the Halifax, with the annual rate of increase rising slightly to 8.5%.

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