“The latest ONS figures are encouraging, showing a recovery and continued stability of returns from the housing sector across most of the UK. This is certainly positive news for the wider economy given the link between property values and consumer sentiment. There is also continued demand for this asset class from investors, with a number of high profile institutional investments into the private rented sector in recent months.
“Those who aren’t yet homeowners can still benefit from positive market movements without owning property, by investing in residential investment fund . This also allows people nationwide to benefit from the strong performances both in their local area and across the country“