New Year market update

The latest Propertymark Housing Market Report to be published in the New Year (results from November) confirmed growth picked up again following the end of the stamp duty holiday and revealed an average of 29 potential buyers for every available property per branch – a 21% increase in competition from October. However, despite a rise… Read More

Bath property market update – April 2021

April Bath property market update – Welcome to our latest market update. Whilst we’re enjoying a prolonged spell of spring sunshine, two startling property headlines have just been released by the Office for National Statistics and HMRC. The ONS have calculated the average UK house price has risen 8.6% in the last year and HMRC… Read More

Bath property market update – October 2020

Bath property market update – October 2020 Its now nearly six months since we were allowed to resume work after lockdown. Initial May headlines suggesting price crashes have so far appeared to be way off the mark with buyers quick to restart their searching. We’ve seen a huge increase in big city dwellers looking for… Read More

The proof of the pudding

“The proof of the pudding is in the eating” –  First used in this form in 1605 in William Camden’s Remaines of a Greater Worke : Concerning Britaine but possibly dating back as far as the 14th century, this well known proverb definition is “the real value of something can be judged only from practical… Read More

Bath property market data – January 2017 statistics

Now we’re safely into the swing of things after the festive period, I thought it was time to look at how the stats are performing for the Bath property market so far in 2017. We will be looking back at this data on a regular basis throughout the year as part of our monthly property… Read More