ctivity levels have rebounded since the reopening of the property market, albeit under certain restrictions with social distancing likely to be with us for the time being.

Virtual viewing are on the rise and a property with a virtual tour will be viewed 16% more than those without.

Economic surveys from Britain, the Eurozone and the US are showing early signs that the worst of the economic impact of the pandemic has passed.

Enquiries are on the up, in the short term a recent poll has suggested both buyers and sellers are, as predicted cautious but have stated that within the next 24 months a greater wish to move than pre lockdown.  Our country agents will be pleased to hear a move to the countryside and more space are the main focus.

House prices rose 0.7% in April, 2020 according to Nationwide.  This is an annual growth of 3.7%, the strongest annual growth in three years.

Nationwide also reported that 80% of the sales in the April figures were agreed / exchanged before the lockdown.  The growth is in line with trend, which has been rising since the 2019 general election.

If you are thinking of selling, now is an ideal time to call us or one of our members.  We  give a bespoke service to each and every enquiry.

May 2020