reallymoving Blog and Insights

We study the property market to bring you interesting and relevant news from the world of property buying, selling and more in the UK and abroad.

What should FTBs expect from the market at the end of the year and what will 2022 bring?

An exploration of the outlook for First Time Buyers for the rest of the year and into 2022.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, First Time Buyer

Michael Gove replaces Robert Jenrick as Housing Secretary

An analysis of the recent Government reshuffle and the appointment of a new Housing Secretary in the form of Michael Gove.

News

Cryptocurrency – can you buy a house using it?

A look into the world of cryptocurrency and buying houses, we ask whether it’s even possible in the majority of cases, given the extra risks at play with Bitcoin.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Q2 Property Market Intelligence Report from reallymoving

reallymoving presents its premier market intelligence report, offering a uniquely segmented look at average house price data from Q2 2021 in the UK property market.

reallymoving Updates

Building safety regulator – what is it and what will its role be in the cladding crisis?

An analysis of the Government’s new building safety regulator, introduced as part of the much-awaited Building Safety Bill, and what it could mean for those suffering from the cladding crisis.

Legal, News

The end of the eviction ban – what has it meant for the private rented sector?

A closer look at the end of the eviction ban, the impact it had, the possible alternatives and what could be next for the eviction process.

Renting, Rentals, News, Coronavirus

First Homes scheme launches – what is it all about?

A look at the First Homes scheme and what it could mean for the property market moving forward.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, First Time Buyer, News

Revealed - what is the Lifetime Deposit Scheme?

A closer look at the Government’s proposed lifetime deposit scheme, which forms part of its controversial Renters’ Reform Bill, set to be introduced in the coming Parliament.

Renting, Rentals, News

Getting a mortgage – how has it been affected by Covid-19?

How has getting a mortgage been affected by Covid-19, in particular for those who have been on furlough or whose company has taken out Government support?

News, Coronavirus, Mortgages