• Jul 19th 2023

Housing Secretary's Message: Independent Landlords Vital for Fair Rental Sector!

In a powerful exclusive for the National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA), Housing Secretary Michael Gove highlights the indispensable role played by independent landlords in the private rented sector. Landlords are the backbone of the rental ... more

  • Jul 12th 2023

Top 10 Tips when Selling Your Property!

🔝 Top 10 Tips for Selling Your Property! 🏡✨   Selling your property can be an exciting yet challenging process. There are many things to do, alongside getting ready to upsize or downsize into a new property. At Seths, we're here to make ... more

  • Jul 9th 2023

Understanding the Impact of the Energy Price Cap Reduction

In response to the rising energy costs over the past year, regulatory body Ofgem has made the decision to reduce the Energy Price Cap from July to September. This adjustment is a result of the decline in wholesale energy prices. However, Ofgem predicts ... more

  • Jul 4th 2023

Mortgage Rates and what’s happening to them!

Are you coming to the end of your mortgage deal or are looking to buy a new home? What does the change in the Base Rate to 5% mean for mortgage rates? There has been significant discussion about Base Rate rises and their potential impact on mortgage ... more

  • Jun 23rd 2023

Mortgage Lenders Pledge Increased Support Amidst Rising Mortgage Rates

As soaring interest rates burden homeowners, banks and building societies have pledged to provide greater flexibility to those struggling with mortgage repayments. The decision follows a meeting between banking executives and Chancellor Jeremy Hunt in ... more

  • Jun 21st 2023

Facing the Winds of Change: Inflation and Interest Rates

In an unexpected turn of events, core inflation has reached a staggering 31-year high this May, signalling that the Bank of England might have to adjust interest rates beyond initial projections. Contrary to expectations of economists and the Bank ... more

  • Jun 13th 2023

A Look into long-term mortgages, are they more costly?

Long-term mortgages are attractive due to their lower monthly payments. However, the total interest paid over the duration of the loan can amount to a staggering. Given the increasing cost of living, many homeowners and prospective buyers are considering ... more

  • May 30th 2023

Resilient Housing Market: Record High Prices and Steady Growth

As the days grow longer and the weather warms up, the housing market is experiencing its busiest season of the year. This period is marked by a surge in activity as many individuals kick-start their plans to move. During this time, new sellers often seize ... more

  • May 23rd 2023

UK House Price Index: May 2023

The UK housing market is abuzz with excitement as the latest data reveals an extraordinary surge in residential property prices and market activity. Here's what you need to know about the UK House Price Index for May 2023: Prices Reach New Heights: ... more