THE WEST SUSSEX PROPERTY BLOG // THESE FIGURES SHOW HOW IMPORTANT FLATS ARE TO THE RENTAL MARKET
These figures show how important flats are to the rental market
The Nationwide has bucked the trend of many industry organisations by insisting that the private rental market is still in good shape, despite a raft of challenges being thrown up by government.
In its latest monthly market snapshot, Nationwide says its analysis of the English Housing Survey provides interesting insights into the rental sector.
Most eye-catching, it says, is the boom in the proportion of flats, which are popular with investors - around 60 per cent of flats are privately rented versus 18 per cent of other property types which are privately owned.
Continue reading this interesting article from Letting Agent Today, here.