Soaring start to 2015

New figures have delivered a fresh boost at the start of 2015.
They show that the economy grew by 2.6% last year – its fastest rate of growth since 2007 and up by 1.7% from 2013.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) also revealed that the economy grew by 0.5% in the last three months of the year.
It’s great news as we hit the ground running in 2015 with inflation down to 0.5%, interest rates set to remain at their 300-year historic low and plunging fuel prices helping businesses and consumers across the board.
We’ve noticed the uplift as we near the end of January. It’s been a good month as we welcome new clients and continue progress on ongoing developments.
We’re expecting a busy few months as we move into February and April. The reform of Stamp Duty will also make itself felt in the property market – including in demand for our extensive portfolio of surveys and reports.
Demand across our range of property related services from our skilled and friendly staff continues to grow as well.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is also estimating growth of 2.7% for 2015, indicating that the economic recovery will continue to gain pace.
So, its onward and upward as we move into 2015.
Don’t forget you can contact our friendly and experience team by calling 02392 697193 or emailing [email protected].
You can also like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @McAndrewMartin and connect with us on LinkedIn or pop into our offices at the Fairway Business Centre in Dundas Lane, Portsmouth.
Why not visit the ONS website – its a treasure trove of interesting facts and figures:

New figures have delivered a fresh boost at the start of 2015. They show that the economy grew by 2.6%…

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