Homebuyers Face Strict Questionnaires to Qualify for Credit
12 Apr
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

Homebuyers Face Strict Questionnaires to Qualify for Credit »

UK homebuyers may find it more difficult to get a mortgage, as lenders deal with a wide range of new regulations aimed at Read more…

UK Property Outlook: Experts’ Predictions for 2014
4 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Property Outlook: Experts’ Predictions for 2014 »

2013 was an interesting year for the UK property market, with rapidly rising prices in London and the South East and stable Read more…

London House Prices Up 10.6%
1 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

London House Prices Up 10.6% »

House prices have increased across the UK during 2013, up by 3.2% on the whole. In certain areas, such as London and Read more…

“Millions of Households” Will Be Affected by Debt Crisis
30 Dec
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

“Millions of Households” Will Be Affected by Debt Crisis »

Economic think tank the Resolution Foundation believes that millions of households could face “perilous” debt levels as interest rates increase. The group Read more…

Experts Suggest 5 Tactics for Improving Your Credit Rating
7 Dec
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Experts Suggest 5 Tactics for Improving Your Credit Rating »

With the property market bouncing back, a growing number of people are seeking affordable mortgages. Mortgage rates fell to record-breaking low levels Read more…

‘Thousands of Homebuyers’ Using Help to Buy Loans
21 Nov
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

‘Thousands of Homebuyers’ Using Help to Buy Loans »

Over 5,000 new homes were bought in the last six months using the government’s new Help to Buy scheme, based on a Read more…

Consumers Becoming More Confident About Credit
24 Oct
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Consumers Becoming More Confident About Credit »

Consumers are becoming less weary of credit, leading to an increase in demand for credit cards and home mortgages. A report from Read more…

Average UK Rent Increases to Highest Level in Decades
19 Oct
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Average UK Rent Increases to Highest Level in Decades »

Tenants are spending more than ever before to rent property in England and Wales, according to a new survey from LSL Property Read more…

Halifax: Homeowners Save Over £900 a Year Compared to Renters
24 Sep
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Halifax: Homeowners Save Over £900 a Year Compared to Renters »

Banking chain Halifax has found that buying a new home is 10 percent cheaper than renting. A new study from the bank Read more…

UK Mortgages at ‘Most Affordable Level in 14 Years’
18 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Mortgages at ‘Most Affordable Level in 14 Years’ »

New figures indicate that mortgage rates are at their most affordable level since the late 1990s. On average, borrowers spend approximately 27 Read more…