18
Feb
Posted by Emvertex

A perfect balance of affordability and low crime rates surely has to be high up on the list of priorities for prospective homebuyers. And, it's safe to assume that some areas will fare better than others with regards to this. But where are they? The latest research from OkayLah.co.uk, looks at the total crime per capita (crime committed per 100 people) across each council region of the nation, comparing this to the average house price and scoring each area with…

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30
Jan
Posted by Emvertex

Hong Kong stocks fell slightly in the first few minutes of Wednesday as nervous investors await the conclusion of a Federal Reserve policy meeting, while Chinese and US officials prepare for crucial trade talks. The Hang Seng Index edged down 0.29 per cent, or 79.15 points, to 27,452.53. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gave up 0.37 per cent, or 9.50 points, to 2,584.75 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, slipped 0.53 per cent, or…

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28
Jan
Posted by Emvertex

Britain is experiencing extensive political modifications, passing the result of the general election, but brand-new patterns are shadowy, establishing listed below the surface area. It might be that Labour’s relative success– attained amidst positive forecasts by experts of wiping out defeat– originated from a last-minute turnabout by citizens, or just because pollsters greatly ignored the turnout of pro-Labour more youthful citizens. The significance of the outcome is not in doubt: an election contacted us to empower the Government at the…

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22
Jan
Posted by Emvertex

"While uncertainty over the global political and economic situation may continue to hold back the housing market, equity release will still be a sensible solution for many" 86% of advisers expect 2019 to be another record year for equity release, according to research from Canada Life, as figures from Key show that the market has doubled in size in just three years. Key's figures show that retired homeowners released £3.6 billion in new property wealth last year, but would reach…

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