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Market insight winter 2023
Turning the page on an era of cheap money

01 Introduction

Turning the page. What does a new higher interest rate chapter mean for the housing market in the years ahead?

Turning The Page

02 Focus: The End of a Chain

Most parents aspire to leave some of the assets they have accumulated to their offspring, and, as our analysis of HMRC data shows, people are increasingly able to bequeath a property.


03 Market Metrics - Five market trends for 2023

First-time buyers, downsizers, Prime Central London, landlords and the return to London.

Market Metrics

04 Lettings: Boiling Point

The cost of renting has been rising. But the pace of increase is slowing. Annual growth, which reached a peak of 11.5% in May 2022, dropped to 7.9% in November 2022.


05 Sales: Missing Sellers

Housing transactions hit decade-long highs in 2021 and 2022. But people who have purchased flats in the past five to seven years have become progressively less likely to sell.


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