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Halifax Report Rise in House Prices for March

Halifax have released a report revealing UK house prices went up by 0.4% in March on the previous month. However, the report also stated that the annual rate for the growth of property price has slackened.

13 Apr 15 Read More

Demand Falls for High Value Mortgages

The Bank of England has released a report revealing that the demand for mortgage loans in Britain has dropped significantly in the first quarter of this year.

10 Apr 15 Read More

Less Young People Saving For Deposit

A report from Halifax titled ‘Generation Rent’ has revealed that fewer young people are saving to put down a deposit on a house compared to last year.

10 Apr 15 Read More

More than half of UK First Time Buyers try before they buy

It may be one of life's milestones, but new research from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks has revealed that more than half of the UK’s first time buyers now try before they buy when it comes to owning their first home.

2 Apr 15 Read More

Mortgage Approval Rate Highest for 6 Months

The Bank of England has released data showing that the number of mortgages being approved in Britain during February 2015 was the highest it had been in six months.

31 Mar 15 Read More

Average Price for UK Home Nearing Peak

In a report conducted by Rightmove, it has been revealed that the average price for a home in the United Kingdom is just £30 short of the all-time record amount.

19 Mar 15 Read More

Halifax: House Prices Fall in February 0.3%

Halifax have reported a fall of 0.3% in house prices in February meaning that the average house price in Britain is currently at £192,372. This is the first drop in house prices since October 2014 and is a month after the 1.9% rise seen in January.

6 Mar 15 Read More

First Time Buyers Finding Their Feet in Property Market

The number of first time buyers relying on the Bank of Mum and Dad for support has dropped significantly according to new research released today.

5 Mar 15 Read More

Scheme Gives First-time Home Buyers 20% Discount

Government’s new “starter homes” plan, allows people under 40 who are looking to purchase a home for the first time to get up to 20% off the original price.

2 Mar 15 Read More

Homeownership Falls to Lowest Level for 29 Years

The Department for Communities and Local Government has released data from the English Housing Survey revealing that of the 22.6 million households in England during 2013/14, 63% of them were occupied by the owners.

2 Mar 15 Read More

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