P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:30:01        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE ——————————————  The housing market is on  the move, with 40% of  property selling in six  weeks or less, says a new report. Black Horse Agencies say homes are selling at their fastest rate for a year and this is the picture nationally not just in London and the South East. The latest figures show no sign of tailing off in what's traditionally seen as a quiet lead up to Christmas. ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— Latest tips and products 541 STEPWISE FOOT HEALTHCARE see HEALTHWISE p559 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:51:11        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVER —————————————   Homes that have been on the  market for a while are now  selling. Black Horse Agencies  says this is due to:   homeowners accepting sensible offers renters moving back into homebuying investors buying property. BHA says 65% of buyers have no pro0jrty to sell, and 30% of these are not first time buyers. Some are moving back into the market after renting for years. ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— How cigarettes cost you life cover 543 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:12:01        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE —————————————— Halifax's third quarter housing market report says prices are up 0.8% compared with this time last year, but are down from the 2.2% rise seen up to June. It found prices in the three northern regions have been rising since last autumn, central England remains weak and the South has the fastest growth. Over the year, to the end of the third quarter property prices are up 5.4%. ——————————————————————————————————7/8—— Latest home banking developments 542 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
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P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:40:00        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE ——————————————   The average price paid by a   first time buyer ranges from  £65,547 in the South-East to  £42,514 in the North-Wjst.  Property in the South-East takes on average just 12 weeks to sell, down from 16 weeks in June. Homes in the North-West take 29 weeks to sell. All homes across Britain are now selling faster than at any other time in the last 12 months. ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— So what rates do lenders offer? 545 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:54:00        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE ——————————————  Black Horse Agencies found   hotspots across the country  Fastest selling areas and  towns include:   Luton: 4 weeks  Alton & Chelsea: 5 weeks Norwich: 6 weeks Cambridge & Plymouth: 7 weeks Reading & Leamington Spa: 9 weeks Nationally 18% of homes are selling in three weeks or less. ——————————————————————————————————4/8—— Bringing the bank into your home 542 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:12:10      w7k  ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE —————————————— Black Horse Agencies report that on average nine people view a home bjfore a sale is made. In Luton just four visits are made before a xransaction.   London's Chelsea is one of the  quickest selling areas, but not  before an average of 14 people  have viewed the property.   In all regions the number of  people viewing before a sale is  the same as June if not lower. ——————————————————————————————————5/8—— Check out the latest money news 541 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus
P544 Teletext 544 Oct11 21:13:10        ——— PROPERTY ON THE MOVE ——————————————  Nationally, homes are selling   at 94% of the original asking   price - up from 91% in June.   Black Horse Agencies report:  South-East properties sell for 95% of the asking price North-East & South-West 3ell for 93% of the asking price North-West & Midlands sell for 91% & 92% of the asking price respectively. ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— This week's lenders' offers 545 Download and Analyse Share Price on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Mortgages Savings Your Money TV Plus