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We pride ourselves on relevant and insightful analysis that spans all sectors of the UK housing market. By taking economic, political, social and cultural drivers into account we aim to put the housing market into a real-life context at both a macro and micro level.

Hamptons International is part of Countrywide, the largest property services group in the UK. This enables us to draw on a rich and diverse pool of property data which includes sales and lettings, mortgage and surveying. We are deemed to have some of the UK’s best and most reliable property data, which provides us with a fully rounded view of the housing market.

Market Insight Autumn 2020

Forecast special: The strength with which the housing market rebounded from lockdown caught many by surprise, but the real economic effects from the covid-19 induced recession won't be felt until 2021. Can the market weather the challenges ahead?

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Help to Buy headwinds?

With the Help to Buy scheme changing in the first quarter of next year, we take a look at how it’s become a rite of passage for many first-time buyers and whether that could change.

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Is London really falling out of fashion?

One of the most typical responses to the Coronavirus pandemic has been for movers to flee big cities, particularly London. But coronavirus has also brought a wave of “reverse movers” too.

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Lettings Index September 2020

Between the housing market re-opening for business in May and the end of September, the total number of homes let across the country fell by 5.3% compared to the same period last year.

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Housing Market Forecasts 2020

This year’s housing market has been like no other. The strength with which the market re-bounded from lockdown caught many by surprise, but the question we’re all asking, is how long can this last?

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Fewer investors are coming up against first-time buyers

Despite investors enjoying stamp duty holiday savings, fewer of them than ever before are coming up against people buying their first home.

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Shared Ownership on the up

As housing associations up their development pipeline across the capital, London saw more shared ownership schemes launched last year than in any previous year.

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