All new houses will be sold as freehold under plans spearheaded by Michael Gove

All new houses to be sold as freehold properties as government pushes to end 'feudal' leasehold system

8 months ago

The number of people wanting to rent each home has risen to 25

25 renters chasing each home, as average monthly rent reaches record levels after soaring 12% in a year

9 months ago

The Housing Minister has said she is “feeling positive” about renter and leasehold reforms

Housing minister hints at reforms in coming weeks as she insists government hasn’t abandoned home ownership pledge

9 months ago

Some 500 cannabis plants were found in a property in Mill Hill Lane in 2019

Fully-equipped former five-bed cannabis farm to be sold at auction for £150,000

11 months ago

The government has vowed not to 'concrete over the countryside'

'We're not Mary Poppins, we're Bob the Builder': Michael Gove defends housebuilding record amid plans to expand cities

11 months ago

The government has vowed not to 'concrete over the countryside'

Michael Gove relaxes planning rules in England to create more homes in the 'heart of our cities'

11 months ago

Rishi Sunak will announce his new housing strategy today - but has vowed to not "concrete over the countryside" in efforts to fix the chronic shortage of dwellings in the UK

'We won't concrete over countryside': PM and Gove's new housing vow to build in cities in bid to end housing shortage

11 months ago

ULEZ-style requirements could scupper England's already-low housebuilding rate

Natural England could block new homes without ULEZ-style schemes in new blow to housing crisis

12 months ago

The AirBnb is believed to be in London

American tourist shocked to find London Airbnb is just a 'large-ish' bathroom with a bed in it

Ages ago

Tom and Caller on mortgages

Tories are going to 'collapse the economy' says Tom Swarbrick caller as mortgage bill support is scrapped

Ages ago

Housing is a bigger crisis for the Tories in an election year than lockdown dancing, says Rachel Johnson

Housing is Tories' 'biggest crisis' not lockdown dancing, says Rachel Johnson

Ages ago

Around 1.6 million fixed-rate mortgage deals are expected to expire in 2024

Average mortgage rate rises above six per cent for two-year fixed deal - as families warned they face no help

Ages ago

Allies of Jeremy Hunt ruled out any direct help for struggling homeowners

New mortgage fears as government rules out direct help while costs continue to spike

Ages ago

Housing secretary Michael Gove will oversee the new plans

British nationals to get 'priority over migrants' for council houses

Ages ago

Both Sacha Taylor-Cox and Merrisha Gordon have seen their rent go up in recent months

'I'm moving 20 miles away from my dream home because my landlord is increasing my rent by £600 - I'm devastated'

Ages ago

James on Gove's renting reform

James O’Brien ponders: Is Michael Gove on to a ‘real winner’ with Renters’ Reform Bill?

Ages ago

Long-promised plans to abolish so-called no-fault evictions will be introduced to Parliament on Wednesday

'Once-in-a-generation' rental reforms unveiled by government include ban on no-fault evictions and right to request pets

Ages ago

The house (black glass door) is a former Edwardian workshop

London two-bedroom home on sale for £1.1million that's 'not even as wide as a London Underground tube tunnel'

Ages ago