Tuesday, December 9, 2008
Quick everyone – cheap houses to be had
Buyers tempted back into the property market as house prices continue to fall and mortgage lending b
One estate agent from Harrogate, North Yorkshire, said: 'Bargain hunters are in the market making cheeky bids.' Another estate agent, from Grantham, Lincolnshire, said: 'November was our best month of the year for new sales so perhaps the light at the end of the tunnel is still glowing.' Another agent said that 'realistically priced property' is attracting interest. He said 'realistic' means '20 per cent less than last year.'