The latest Quarterly Index compiled by the OverseasGuidesCompany.com has revealed that enquiries from those wanting to buy property overseas have increased by 17 per cent since 2013.
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A report commissioned by Pastor Real Estate has highlighted
Kensington costs over 13 times more than Stanley per sq ft – now see how your chosen town matches up
Searching for the perfect house is rarely a straightforward process, but now leading housing and regeneration specialist, Keepmoat, has given homebuyers a new tool that quickly and simply shows how much space they can expect to get for their money in their chosen part of the country.
When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom.
Record employment in business and professional sector
The services sector grew steadily in the three months to November and robust growth is expected to continue into early 2015, according to the latest quarterly CBI Service Sector Survey.
The lowest amount ever recorded in the month of October
• Value of remortgage loans also drops by a fifth to £3.5bn, the lowest amount since June 2013 and the worst October since 2010
• Average remortgage loan amount dropped to £149,715, the lowest amount in a year
It is well known that only a fraction of dis-satisfied clients complain when they are not happy. A typical business will only hear from 4% of its disgruntled clients, leaving an extremely high percentage of unspoken issues.
New research reveals that 60% of finance professionals feel undervalued by their organisation, with over half (53%) saying they don’t get the same respect as colleagues working in other disciplines.
It’s a good time to consider and review your investments with the pension reforms coming into effect next April. As the IFP’s Financial Planning Week begins, the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) looks at the questions that private investors should be asking their advisers about their investments.
By Jaisal Pastakia, Investment Manager at Heartwood Investment Management
Concerns are building that the eurozone is heading towards stagnation, while the bearishness of European equity investors has been driven by the large underperformance of markets in the year-to-date.
Why build a third runway when you can build a longer runway? Asks Heathrow Hub.
Heathrow Hub launched its advertising campaign over the weekend, which will be rolled out progressively in the national and online press during the Airport Commission’s 12 week consultation period.
Against a backdrop of solid UK growth but increasing global risks, the CBI is calling on the Chancellor to focus on infrastructure investment, encouraging innovation and removing barriers to enterprise, in the Autumn Statement.