With new rules favouring first time buyers and increased lending from the banks. The future looks expensive for young people getting starter homes. The low cost end of the market makes a sound investment with rents high and getting higher (slightly). There is still no building of new houses and these houses close to work for young people make the only option. Soon their parents will be helping and with the banks fighting to lend to them it equals more money and more people seeking a small amount of property. The prices are rising already and the property is moving fast.