If you’ve tried to get a contractor out to do any work on your property lately, you might well have had some issues with availability. That’s because there is currently an industry-wide shortage of skilled labour, fuelled by a number of different factors.
Now might be a good time to start looking at London’s property market in search of a bargain – if you’re price range is the £3 million and over bracket that is. London’s prime property market has lost ground in recent years, with the average values of the more expensive properties barely rising at all. A number of developments have been at play, which is why the slowdown has lasted so long and that prices in some prime London areas have even fallen.
With the UK’s Snap General election so close, the commentary, criticism and promises being given by the competing political parties is rising at a rate of knots! Among those election promises being made are details on house building – specifically social house building.