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Economic Review – June 2019

Posted on 28 June, 2019

BANK CUTS GROWTH FORECAST The Bank of England (BoE) has reduced its growth forecast for the UK economy amid growing concerns over global trade tensions and fears of a no-deal Brexit. In its latest policy statement, the BoE said it now expects economic growth to be flat during the second quarter of this year, a […]

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Residential Property Review – July 2019

Posted on 28 June, 2019

Average earnings of £54,000 required to buy a home in the city Property website, Zoopla has released data to show that first-time buyers now need an average income of £54,000 to purchase a typical property in a UK city. This average income figure has risen by 9% since 2016, largely due to higher property prices. […]

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Economic Review – May 2019

Posted on 11 June, 2019

UK GROWTH BOOSTED BY STOCKPIILNG The UK economy benefited from a sharp one-off boost to growth in the first quarter of the year as manufacturers stockpiled ahead of a Brexit that never came. Data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed that gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 0.5% during the first three […]

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