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First time buyer market divides opinion

When it comes to impressions of the housing market a report from the Halifax has found a wide disconnect between prospective first-time buyers and their parents. While just 12 per cent of parents believe it is ‘virtually impossible for first-time … Continue reading

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House prices edge closer to £200,000 milestone

The average UK house price edged up to £196,067 in May in spite of an easing in the underlying rate of growth according to the latest House Price Index from The Halifax. Annual growth was up 8.6 per cent while … Continue reading

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Over 55s drive market for semis

Recent research from the Legal and General insurance company identified 5.3 million under-occupied homes in the UK and notes that there are 3.3 million over 55s looking to downsize. Paul Stanworth, managing director of Legal & General Capital, said: “The … Continue reading

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Peterborough leading the way in Help to Buy in the Eastern region

According to the latest figures from the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG), 47,018 properties were bought (legal completions) with the support of the Help to Buy: equity loan scheme in the first two years of its operation. The … Continue reading

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Baroness visits Larkfleet at Oakham

Larkfleet Homes welcomed Liberal Democrat life peer Baroness Smith of Newnham to its development at Oakham recently. The visit was arranged by local Lib Dem parliamentary candidate Ed Reynolds, who is a Larkfleet home owner, and Rutland council candidates Gale … Continue reading

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Now is the ideal time to tackle housing crisis say industry leader

Following on from the news yesterday that public support for new housing development is increasing now is an ideal opportunity to tackle the continuing housing crisis in the UK according to a leading industry organisation. In response to new findings … Continue reading

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Local housebuilder head to represent GB in European Championship

Karl Hick, CEO of the Larkfleet Group, is to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the European Indoor Championships in Poland on 23 March. Karl, an experienced runner, will be taking part in these championships in Torun, Poland. The … Continue reading

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