Economics

'An important message coming back from RICS agents is around ensuring prices are set with an eye on the market conditions of today, rather than the recent past,' says the Institute's Chief Economist; 'when…

'The problem is not second homeowners, it is politicians failing to understand the issues and having the courage to do something about it,' says top property agency.

Finance professor Anandadeep Mandal explores what the UK's cooling housing market could mean for the wider economy.

Catch up on all the latest movements and commentary in less than five minutes, featuring data and analysis from Beauchamp Estates, ONS, The Buying Solution, OnTheMarket, Knight Frank & more...

'If we don't raise rates now, it could be worse later,' explains Bank of England chief, as interest rates climb to a 15-year high.

David Huggett runs through the latest movements and looks at the likely impact of another tumultuous week on the money markets...

Rates are increasing as financial markets price in a period of more stubborn inflation, says Knight Frank's head of resi research.

Rapidly evolving tech will have profound implications for those in professional services, says James Wyatt.

'Lenders are all doing less business than they would like to be, and have shown willingness to absorb some volatility in order to remain competitive,' says Knight Frank Finance after checking the latest…

What happens to core inflation will determine how much higher the Bank of England will push rates, says Knight Frank's head of UK resi research.

'One of the early underlying trends of 2023 and a direct effect of higher mortgage rates has been strengthening demand for smaller homes,' says Hamptons, as the housing market slows down.