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New research has shown that 7% of UK adults rent out a property to supplement their income. Although doing to provides a steady source of income, insurers have warned that many part-time landlords are not following all of the regulations required by...read more >
A plane flying low due to high winds, sent roof tiles flying off a house in Birmingham, leaving a mum and neighbours feeling lucky to be alive. Sharon, 51, a shop assistant, said the incident occurred because planes were landing at Birmingham Airport.read more >
A solicitors Insurer has been ordered by The Supreme Court today to pay the costs over a will dispute when a married couple signed the wrong draft of the will.
Judges of the court agreed Marley vs Rawlings should pay the costs for both parties where they contested a £70,000 inheritance.read more >
Property website Zoopla says that in Britain today there are 484,081 'property millionaires' whose homes are worth a million pounds or more, up from just over 300,000 last year. Nationally there are 10,613 streets with an average house price of over...read more >
As first time buyers struggle to climb onto the property ladder, a new family mortgage has just come to the market enabling parents, grandparents and extended family members to effectively give them a leg up. As the first new building society to be...read more >