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26 September 2018

The Press quiz Council leader Ian Gillies on various development plans in York

There’s a lot going on in York at the moment. In an exclusive interview, council leader Ian Gillies talks to STEPHEN LEWIS from York Press about the ‘state of the city’ He discusses PROGRESS on York Central, on the York local plan, on finding a new use for the Castle car park – and even on the community stadium. It’s all [...]

18 September 2018

London rents fall for third consecutive month on newly let homes

London rents on newly let homes (i.e. homes advertised on the open market to let) fell for the third consecutive month, down -0.8% year-on-year, despite 21% fewer homes available to rent than last year. Whilst in contrast, rents on newly let homes in Great Britain excluding London, rose 2.0% year-on-year, including growth of 1.7% growth in Northern [...]

6 September 2018

Two years since the Brexit vote and currency remains one of the most affected areas of the economy

Is It Time to Save…? Sterling’s Weakness Over two years after Britain voted to leave the European Union, the currency market remains one of the most affected areas of the economy. In Q1 2016, the quarter before the Brexit vote, one pound gave you 1.30 euros. Since the vote, the pound has depreciated 12% against the Euro and in Q2 this [...]