Buying an investment property: buy-to-let guide. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has predicted stable interest rates for the next few years but while he paints the prospect of negligible returns on cash investments, this need not apply to the investor who favours property.
UK's first fully solar-powered house put up for sale.Commitment to renewable energy in the UK has been reinforced once again as the nation's first fully solar-powered house has gone up for sale. The Leicestershire property, aptly named The Solar House, is made from a timber frame and is valued at £1.2 million. It features five bedrooms, which incorporate solar electric energy, triple glazing and rainwater storage.