Housing Market sentiment remains ‘negative’ as Brexit uncertainty and rising living costs cast shadow

Housing market sentiment remains negative despite more people believing prices will rise in 2020, according to a joint building societies report.


Property of the week: Historic lighthouse with panoramic coastline views

This Grade II lighthouse is located in the Welsh city of Newport close to the River Usk. It features seven bedrooms, two kitchens and a rooftop bar with a hot tub!


Property of the week: A piece of London’s industrial legacy

  Formally used by a Scottish wine and spirit merchant, this 19th-century warehouse has been transformed into a versatile living space.


Property of the week: Go directly to jail, do not pass go

  Built in 1857, this Victorian gothic styled property was originally used as a divisional magistrate and police station. It has been transformed over the years to provide a nine bedroom family house containing the original jail cells and courtroom.


Property of the week: Eccentric carnival themed house with own bowling alley

  This week’s property is truly the definition of one of a kind, with its wacky carnival vibe and Turkish inspired design it features its very own bowling alley, which was previously owned by Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich.


Property of the week: Stately Westminster home with rooftop views of key landmarks

This week’s property is a prestigious seven-bedroom house based in the heart of London, with remarkable rooftop views of Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the House of Lords.


Landlords made £80,000 profit after selling up

The average buy-to-let landlord made £80,000 profit from selling their rental property in 2018, new figures show.


Property of the week: Living the high life

Situated in the tranquil lands of Berkshire, this week’s property is the epitome of luxury and modern living.   This extravagant party home is spread across three spacious floors and features a cinema room, sauna and a remarkable indoor pool.


Property of the week: An equestrian’s dream house

This week’s grade II country house is one for the horse lovers. Featuring a remarkable stable block, three paddocks, a hay store with wash area, a safe tack room, all with CCTV and alarm system.


Property of the week: Old Lancôme factory transformed into New York loft-style house

This property was once used as a factory by the famous French beauty brand Lancôme. It has now been converted into a Manhattan loft style living space, whilst still preserving the rawness of the original building through exposed rafters, vaulted roofs and iron pillars.


Rentguard Issues


  • Majority of landlords have helped tenants during coronavirus crisis
  • Rental crisis deepens with over 300,000 tenants late with rent payments
  • Rentguard’s administration fees