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FP TV (EP 171) GOING NOWHERE: Is your asking price or estate agent holding up your sale? (Watch/Read/Listen)

 

 

If your home has been on the market for a while, something probably needs to change to get your move underway.

 

The latest government figures show the market performing at about 80% of last year, with transactions in September 2023 around 18% down from September 2022.

 

So, given that buyers are still buying, why are so many homes not selling? Are the owners getting in their own way of moving, or could they be receiving the wrong advice?

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FIFE PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE – 12th  –  18th Nov 2023 (Watch/Listen)

 

  

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/FIFE-PROPERTY-MARKET-UPDATE–12th—18th-Nov-2023-e2c4uhc 

 

Weekly round up on what’s driving the Fife Property market including a look at recent listings, sales and coming soon:

Article, Podcast and TV Shows written and produced this week are:

 

 

FP TV (EP 169) STUCK IN NEUTRAL? Does your home need to be beige to sell for the best price?

“Whatever you have in your rooms, think first of the walls” – wise words indeed from pattern and textile god William Morris (and nobody could call his designs neutral).

Richard Cook and Perrie McIntosh provide hints and tips to help you achieve the best price for your property.

(Watch/Read/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/stuck-in-neutral-does-your-home-need-to-be-beige-to-sell-for-the-best-price/

 

 

 

 

THE FIFE PROPERTY MARKET: The importance of realistic pricing (if you want to sell)

As the Fife property market evolves, the key to unlocking a successful sale lies not just in the bricks and mortar but in the strategy behind the sale. It’s a tale of contrasting realities: more Fife homes on the market bring greater choices for buyers yet present a challenge for sellers aiming to stand out. Fife’s property market is a unique microcosm of supply and demand.

Richard Cook and Perrie McIntosh dive into the full article to explore and discuss the shifts, strategies, and successes in Fife’s dynamic property sphere.

(Watch/Read/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/the-fife-property-market-the-importance-of-realistic-pricing-if-you-want-to-sell/

 

 

 

 

UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: September 2023

Perrie McIntosh provides a breakdown of the Scottish House Price Index report for September 2023 and gives her thoughts on how this could impact the Fife property market for buyers and sellers.

(Watch/Read/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/uk-house-price-index-scotland-and-fife-september-2023/

 

 

 

 

 

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EP 98: The Wealth Creation Show: LIVE From Necker Island

Following on from last week’s episode we will be joining Jim Parker LIVE from Necker Island!

For those of you who don’t know Necker Island belongs to billionaire Richard Branson and is the next part of Jim’s adventure.

We will be catching up with him on location and continue our discussion on Jim’s journey, that has let him to where he is today.

If you have you ever wondered, how could I have it all? Tune in for a live interactive discussion on how to achieve success.

Luckily, you don’t need to head back to school to understand this as Lettings Director, Richard Cook and one of the UK’s most successful property investors, Jim Parker are on hand to discuss.

(Watch/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/the-wealth-creation-show-live-from-necker-island/

If you’ve missed the previous shows you can catch up on our channel: https://www.youtube.com/@WealthCreationShow

 

If you are a private client of ours, including the ongoing support you can also receive one to one mentoring on portfolio building. Please contact us to richard.cook@fifeproperties.co.uk

 

This is all about accelerating your wealth in 2023.

 

*We must point out that we are not financial advisors, and this is only our opinion of what we would do. Investments can go down as well as up so if you do want professional advice from a qualified advisor, please contact us direct and we will put you in touch with someone.

 

 

 

 

UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: September 2023 (Watch/Read/Listen)

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Economic statement

Average house prices in Scotland increased by 2.5% (provisional estimate) in the 12 months to September 2023. This was up from 1.9% (revised estimate) in the 12 months to August 2023 and was faster than the average UK house price annual inflation of negative 0.1% (provisional estimate) in the 12 months to September 2023.

On a non-seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland decreased by 0.2% between August 2023 and September 2023, compared with a decrease of 0.7% during the same period 12 months ago. On a seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland increased by 0.2% between August 2023 and September 2023.

Comparing the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for July 2022 with the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for July 2023, the volume of transactions decreased by 13.9% in Scotland and by 21.9% in the UK.

In Scotland, detached houses showed the highest annual percentage change out of all property types, increasing by 5.2% in the 12 months to September 2023 to £358,000. Terraced houses showed the lowest annual percentage change, which increased by 0.8% in the 12 months to September 2023 to an average price of £164,000.

The highest annual percentage change was in East Lothian, where average house prices increased by 15.2% in the 12 months to September 2023 to £348,000. The lowest annual percentage change was in North Ayrshire, where average house prices decreased by 4.0% in the 12 months to September 2023 to £127,000.

As with other indicators in the housing market, which typically fluctuate from month to month, it is important not to put too much weight on one month’s set of house price data.

 

THE FIFE PROPERTY MARKET: The importance of realistic pricing (if you want to sell) (Watch/Read/Listen)

 

 

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/THE-FIFE-PROPERTY-MARKET-The-importance-of-realistic-pricing-if-you-want-to-sell-e2c112h

 

The UK’s property market landscape has experienced a significant shift over the last couple of years.

 

In October 2021, there were 424,809 properties for sale in the UK. That now stands at 664,780, a rise of 56.5%. Looking at the number of property sales in the UK in October 2021, 111,229 properties were sold subject to contract (stc). In October 2023, that figure dropped to 88,737 properties sold stc, a reduction of 20.3%.

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FIFE PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE – 15th – 21st  Oct 2023 (Watch/Read/Listen)

 

 

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/FIFE-PROPERTY-MARKET-UPDATE–15th–21st–Oct-2023-e2atkl6

 

Weekly round up on what’s driving the Fife Property market including a look at recent listings, sales and coming soon:

Article, Podcast and TV Shows written and produced this week are:

 

FPTV (EP 165) AUTUMN KERB APPEAL: Top seasonal tips for dazzling photos and first impressions

 

Autumn is the season of magic and mayhem for selling your home. Jim Parker and Richard Cook provide hints and tips so that your homes will make a lasting first impression for all the right reasons.

 

(Watch/Read/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/autumn-kerb-appeal-top-seasonal-tips-for-dazzling-photos-and-first-impressions/

 

 

 

 

UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: August 2023

 

Jim Parker provides a breakdown of the Scottish House Price Index report for August 2023 and gives his thoughts on how this could impact the Fife property market for buyers and sellers.

(Watch/Read/Listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/uk-house-price-index-scotland-and-fife-august-2023/

 

 

 

 

Watch out for the Wealth Creation Show on Mondays @ 12.30pm live on these channels:

 

EP 94: The Wealth Creation Show: Finding Your Sense of Purpose in Life

Finding purpose is a process that requires plenty of self-reflection, listening to others, and finding where your passions lie.

Perhaps you are feeling disconnected, discontent and struggling with establishing your true meaning.

Asking yourself why do a need to have a sense of purpose?

Or how do I know when I have found my true purpose?

Luckily, you don’t need to head back to school to understand this as Lettings Director, Richard Cook and one of the UK’s most successful property investors, Jim Parker are on hand to discuss

 

(Watch/Read/listen) https://www.fifeproperties.co.uk/blog/the-wealth-creation-show-finding-your-sense-of-purpose-in-life/

 

If you’ve missed the previous shows you can catch up on our play list: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLu-dtDBNhbLJvH_47QHVWEQSB0w2_KGj9

 

If you are a private client of ours, including the ongoing support you can also receive one to one mentoring on portfolio building. Please contact us to richard.cook@fifeproperties.co.uk

 

This is all about accelerating your wealth in 2023.

 

*We must point out that we are not financial advisors, and this is only our opinion of what we would do. Investments can go down as well as up so if you do want professional advice from a qualified advisor, please contact us direct and we will put you in touch with someone.

 

UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: August 2023 (Watch/Read/Listen)

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/UK-House-Price-Index-Scotland-and-Fife-August-2023-e2apd03

Economic statement

Average house prices in Scotland increased by 1.1% (provisional estimate) in the 12 months to August 2023. This was up from 0.1% (revised estimate) in the 12 months to July 2023 and was faster than the average UK house price annual inflation of 0.2% (provisional estimate) in the 12 months to August 2023.

On a non-seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland increased by 1.2% between July 2023 and August 2023, compared with an increase of 0.2% during the same period 12 months ago. On a seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland increased by 0.9% between July 2023 and August 2023.

Comparing the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for June 2022 with the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for June 2023, the volume of transactions increased by 8.7% in Scotland and decreased by 3.2% in the UK.

In Scotland, detached houses showed the highest annual percentage change out of all property types, increasing by 2.6% in the 12 months to August 2023 to £349,000. Terraced houses showed the lowest annual percentage change, which remained little changed (0.0%) in the 12 months to August 2023 to an average price of £164,000.

The highest annual percentage change was in East Lothian, where average house prices increased by 15.4% in the 12 months to August 2023 to £337,000. The lowest annual percentage change was in East Ayrshire, where average house prices decreased by 3.0% in the 12 months to August 2023 to £124,000.

As with other indicators in the housing market, which typically fluctuate from month to month, it is important not to put too much weight on one month’s set of house price data.

 

UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: July 2023 (Watch/Read/Listen)

PODCAST:  https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/UK-House-Price-Index-Scotland-and-Fife-July-2023-e29jkvq

Economic statement

 

Average house prices in Scotland increased by 0.1% in the 12 months to July 2023. This was down from 0.3% the 12 months to June 2023 and was slower than the average UK house price annual inflation of 0.6% in the 12 months to July 2023.

On a non-seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland increased by 1.1% between June 2023 and July 2023, compared with an increase of 1.2% during the same period 12 months ago. On a seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland increased by 0.3% between June 2023 and July 2023.

Comparing the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for May 2022 with the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for May 2023, the volume of transactions decreased by 9.5% in Scotland and by 17.7% in the UK.

In Scotland, detached houses showed the highest annual percentage change out of all property types, increasing by 2.5% in the 12 months to July 2023 to £345,000. Flats and maisonettes showed the lowest annual percentage change, which decreased by 1.5% in the 12 months to July 2023 to an average price of £131,000.

The highest annual percentage change was in East Lothian, where average house prices increased by 11.7% in the 12 months to July 2023 to £330,000. The lowest annual percentage change was in West Dunbartonshire, where average house prices decreased by 7.0% in the 12 months to July 2023 to £133,000.

As with other indicators in the housing market, which typically fluctuate from month to month, it is important not to put too much weight on one month’s set of house price data.

 

 

FIFE PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE – 13th – 19th AUG 2023 (Watch/Listen)

 

 

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/FIFE-PROPERTY-MARKET-UPDATE–13th–19th-AUG-2023-e28al29

 

Weekly round up on what’s driving the Fife Property market including a look at recent listings, sales and coming soon:

Article, Podcast and TV Shows written and produced this week are:

 

FP TV EP 156: RIGOROUS REFERENCING: The secret sauce for trouble-free tenancies and peace of mind

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UK House Price Index Scotland and Fife: June 2023 (Watch/Listen)

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/UK-House-Price-Index-Scotland-and-Fife-June-2023-e2877u1

Economic statement

 

Average house prices in Scotland remained little changed (0.0%) in the 12 months to June 2023. This was down from 1.9% the 12 months to May 2023 and was slower than the average UK house price annual inflation of 1.7% in the 12 months to June 2023.

On a non-seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland decreased by 0.4% between May 2023 and June 2023, compared with an increase of 1.5% during the same period 12 months ago. On a seasonally adjusted basis, average house prices in Scotland decreased by 1.0% between May 2023 and June 2023.

Comparing the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for April 2022 with the provisional UK HPI volume estimate for April 2023, the volume of transactions decreased by 18.6% in Scotland and by 24.0% in the UK.

In Scotland, semi-detached houses showed the highest annual percentage change out of all property types, increasing by 0.6% in the 12 months to June 2023 to £202,000. Detached houses showed the lowest annual percentage change, which decreased by 0.6% in the 12 months to June 2023 to an average price of £339,000.

The highest annual percentage change was in East Lothian, where average house prices increased by 16.0% in the 12 months to June 2023 to £339,000. The lowest annual percentage change was in West Dunbartonshire, where average house prices decreased by 6.7% in the 12 months to June 2023 to £131,000.

As with other indicators in the housing market, which typically fluctuate from month to month, it is important not to put too much weight on one month’s set of house price data.

FIFE PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE – 30th JUL – 5th AUG 2023 (Watch/Listen)

 

 

PODCAST: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/fife-properties/episodes/FIFE-PROPERTY-MARKET-UPDATE–30th-JUL–5th-AUG-2023-e27qafm

 

Weekly round up on what’s driving the Fife Property market including a look at recent listings, sales and coming soon:

Article, Podcast and TV Shows written and produced this week are:

 

FP TV (EP 154) BUY-TO-LET BOOSTER: Five ways to raise the return on your rental homes

 

Is your buy-to-let as profitable as it could be? Many aren’t. There’s often more mileage in a rental home than many landlords realise, and some of the checks you can make to determine whether your property is a peak performer include:

 

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