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galliford try

Galliford Try rejects £950m Bovis takeover bid

Galliford Try has rejected a £950 million takeover bid from rival housebuilder Bovis, sending shares soaring on the back of the news. The house builder...
Crest Nicholson

Crest Nicholson announces new chief executive

Crest Nicholson (LON:CRST) announced Peter Truscott as its new chief executive, sending shares soaring on Tuesday. The FTSE 250 house builder said that Truscott would assume...
persimmon

Persimmon launches 1.5% homebuyer retention policy

Persimmon announced it is introducing a 'customer care improvement' plan, which caused shares to fall on Thursday. The house builder announced the measure after mounting...
savills

Savills annual profits fall, shares down

Savills reported its final 2018 results for the year to December-end, sending shares downwards during Thursday morning trading. The real estate company posted a 10%...
Countrywide

Countrywide losses widen, shares dip

Countrywide reported its preliminary results for the year ending December 31 on Friday, with losses widening. The real estate agent said that group income  for...
Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey hails ‘positive start’ to 2019

Taylor Wimpey said it has enjoyed a 'positive start' to 2019, after announcing itsfull-year results for 2018. The housebuilder reported growth in pre-tax profit of...
persimmon

Persimmon annual profits surpass £1bn

Persimmon pre-tax profits for 2018 surpassed £1.1 billion, with the company benefiting in particular from the government help-to-buy scheme. Persimmon reported annual profits of £1.091...
Purplebricks

Purplebricks shares plunge after cutting sales forecasts

Purplebricks shares (LON:PURP) plunged more than 30 percent on Thursday after the company cut its sales forecasts for the year. The online real estate agent...
UK house prices

UK house prices fall in January, as Brexit uncertainty looms large

UK house prices fell again in January, down 2.9% according to the latest monthly figures from Halifax. Halifax, which is the nation's largest mortgage lender,...
house prices

London house prices fall as Brexit uncertainty bites

London house prices fell 1.2 per cent month-on-month in November, according to the latest official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Overall, annual house...