Tasty price cuts put house-value chat back on menu
PROPERTY prices could be back on the menu at posh dinner parties. The latest tentative signs that the housing market is beginning to show signs of life will, if it is sustained, see the chattering classes again obsessing about property.
If the timid indications of a return to property activity turn into a trend, many of those who paid dearly for their homes will soon be speed-dialling their estate agents once again to find out the latest valuation of their houses.
For few issues matter as much as property values to us as a nation.