Inflation below target ‘a boost for property market’
Inflation falling to its lowest level in nearly two years is set to give the property market a welcome boost, an expert says.
The UK’s inflation rate fell to 1.8% in January, down from 2.1% in December and below the Bank of England’s 2% target.
Mark Dyason, managing director of the specialist property broker, Thistle Finance, said: “With the property market under extreme pressure as we approach Brexit, inflation dropping below target couldn’t have come at a better time.
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