Country-loving Britons have sought refuge in the northern Italian hills for years—and still they come. Why? Look to the euro, and to the landscape, and to the wonder-cities nearby.
The Marquess of Bute has decided to put his country house in Ayrshire up for sale, prompting speculation over what will happen to the property which would be an impressive…
The lack of facilities catering for modern life is seen as the biggest nuisance for people living in the country, a new survey has shown, while for those in the…
The Scottish Executive has halted the sale of part of the Assynt estate in Scotland. The intervention followed an application to buy the land made by the local community.
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House prices fell by 0.6% in August, the first fall in two years, the Halifax claimed today.
The latest report from the Nationwide finds that August has seen a further slowing in the market, although the fall is 'not a slump'.
Kathryn Bradley-Hole savours an account of horticultural endeavor 2,000 years ago
Mortgage loans numbers took a sharp downturn in July, falling over 22% since April, as the market cools to a greater extent.
The number of home loans fell dramatically in July, indicating a slowdown in the property market, research has shown.
The garden at Buckingham Palace is the Queen's largest drawing room, writes Roy Strong, but is it a showpiece? Jane Brown's superb book offers clues
Millionaires now make up 5.5% of households in London, thanks to the considerable house price inflation seen since the mid-1990s, new research has shown.
The country house market enjoyed increased prices during the first half of 2004, says a new survey. However, rising interest rates mean the revival is not expected to last.
The future looks bleak, with property prices down, and estate agents downbeat about the future, the latest property market report shows.
The MPC's fourth and fifth rate rises are biting hard, according to the latest property market survey, with asking prices falling across the country.
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House prices may have 'frozen' for the first time in a year, but thanks to the strong economy, estate agents remain optimistic, says the latest property market report.
The Borders has always had an active housing market but lately prices have gone through the roof, as a spillover from the Edinburgh boom moves south down the A7 and…
One of every four Scots would like to see a Scottish house buying system that’s more similar to the one in England, according to a new report published this week.…
Francis Russell applauds a Van Dyck monograph, which offers a comprehensive assessment of the most productive of portrait painters