House prices in the South West will see an increase of 5% over the course of next year according to the RICS housing forecast for 2016. This is lower than the national average increase of 6% but the same as London and Northern Island. The North East is likely to see the most modest price rise with a predicted increase for 2016 at 3%.
Photography enthusiasts in the South West are being encouraged to help raise awareness of the importance of infrastructure to our everyday lives and regional growth by entering the 2016 RICS Infrastructure Photography competition, which launched today (17 November).
RICS (that’s the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) has come up with an online suite of consumer guides to help homeowners improve, buy or sell a home this Easter.