January 26th, 2011
Google has decided to drop the property listings from Google Maps worldwide from February 10th.
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June 19th, 2010
Google has finally launched its property search engine, “Real Estate Search”, so let’s take a look at how it works.
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March 28th, 2010
The BBC looks at the future of the property market now that it finally looks like things are starting to pick up.
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March 9th, 2010
Tesco is running a trial of its new online home selling service through a joint venture with estate agent Spicerhaart.
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September 20th, 2009
Dragon’s Den star James Caan has a new scheme to offer homebuyers an interest-free loan of up to £50,000 to cover the stamp duty on their new property.
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June 16th, 2009
In the past week I’ve noticed a couple of houses locally with homemade for sale boards outside, which got me wondering whether more people are deciding to sell their houses without employing the services of an estate agent?
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April 6th, 2009
A recent visitor to Money Watch found the site through the following search term on Google:
“can you stop paying your mortgage if house is for sale”. There’s a simple answer to this question: NO!
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March 12th, 2009
MoneyWeek has posted some pretty interesting evidence to suggest that now still might not be the right time to start buying properties again, and that house prices could fall even further in the near future, despite there being a few more positive signs in the housing market in recent weeks.
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February 13th, 2009
…with a well insulated loft.
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August 26th, 2008
A couple of weeks ago Alistair Darling appeared to suggest there may be plans afoot to change the way stamp duty was charged, causing widespread uncertainty in the housing market as people waited for confirmation.
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