Property & Homemover Report

The most comprehensive property insights & industry-specific intelligence on homemovers & the UK housing marketplace

TwentyCi Property & Homemover Report – Q1 2019

Welcome to the latest edition of the TwentyCi Property & Homemover Report, providing a comprehensive review of the UK property market, created from the most robust residential research and property change sources available.

Our report provides a real-time review of the UK housing market in Q1 2019, covering 99.6% of all sale and rental moves. This property market analysis and state of the nation report provides unique insight into the people behind the numbers, creating a picture of the demographic, regional and socio-economic factors impacting the UK housing market, including:

  • Factual data (not modelled or sentiment-based)
  • Full market coverage
  • Demographic overlay
  • Property sales data
  • Property rental data

UK Property Research Headlines – Q1 2019:

  • New property instructions drop 5.3% year on year, but exchanges rise 7.4%
  • Average asking prices fall 5.4% year on year – East Midlands, West Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber are the only regions with price growth
  • The millionaire effect on property exchanges – 17% growth in exchanges for £1-2m homes, 46% on £2-5m homes and 66% on £5m+ homes
  • Singles property exchanges grow the fastest by 10% – ahead of family and homesharers
  • Silver economy less impacted – property exchanges up 16%
  • Areas with larger numbers of mortgage buyers saw consistent price growth
  • Online agent’s market share holds steady at around 7% of all exchanges