Property sales higher in flood risk areas

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5.4% more transactions than national average in high-risk areas Areas with high flood risk* saw 5.4% more property transactions than the UK average since 2013, according to new research released today from Groundsure. Groundsure used Land Registry and Environment Agency data in order to compare levels of property activity within river and coastal flood risk

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Hammersmith and Fulham Properties at Highest Risk of Flooding

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Almost two thirds of homes (59,632) in Hammersmith and Fulham are at risk of flooding1 from river water – the highest of all London boroughs, according to research announced today from Groundsure, the UK’s leading authority on environmental land risks. The top five London Boroughs at flood risk after Hammersmith and Fulham are Newham, Southwark,

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Summer Flooding

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“Summer floodin’, we stood aghast. Summer floodin’, happened so fast…”* Groundsure’s home county of Sussex was battered by torrential rain earlier this month and it was reported that there was more rainfall in 9 hours than the average for the entirety of August. (1) Flash surface water flooding happened across the county, Brighton Station was

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Britain’s Most Flooded Pub

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Between October and December 2012 the The Ship Inn in Mevagissey, Cornwall has flooded 12 times in 12 weeks. Within this time the pub lost over £10,000 in sales alone. Two months after taking over the pub the landlord “jumped ship”. When the new landlords took over in February 2013 they were in for a

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