Property Activity Index reports robust figures for January’s lettings market

January’s data from the Agency Express Property Activity Index has revealed a robust start to the year for the UK lettings market. National month on month figures for new listings ‘To Let’ sat at a 60.9%, while properties ‘Let’ remained true to trend at 57.7%.

This months regional hot spots included the South West reporting record best increases in new listings ‘To Let’ at 66.8%, and the South East at 67.3%.

Commenting on the latest Property Activity Index lettings report, Stephen Watson Managing Director of Agency Express said:

Following the December lull a spike in activity is always predicted. While month on month figures for January are robust they are heavily affected by the change in seasonal activity. This year we have seen growth, just not at the same rate as we have previously.

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