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Gifted deposits fall for first-time buyers and investors

The use of gifted deposits has fallen by 13% in the last year with first-time buyers and i...

  • Aug 16, 2017
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BTL taxes ‘working’ as first-time buyers and home mover numbers soar

Figures show the government’s tax changes for buy-to-let landlords have dampened the mar...

  • Aug 15, 2017
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Parents warned over tax risks of helping first-time buyers

Parents could be walking into several tax shocks when helping to buy their children a prop...

  • Aug 14, 2017
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Builders charging Help to Buy ‘premium’

Builders are charging a premium of around 5% of homes sold under the Help to Buy equity lo...

  • Aug 10, 2017
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MPC split 6-2 over base rate hold decision

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has voted to hold the base rate at...

  • Aug 03, 2017
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Stay together for love? No, just to get on the housing ladder

In a sign of increasing desperation to get on the housing ladder, it seems that people are...

  • Aug 02, 2017
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Yorkshire Building Society reports ‘stable’ mortgage lending

Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has reported stable mortgage balances despite ‘intensel...

  • Aug 01, 2017
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Citizens Advice calls on FCA to tackle SVR penalty

Citizens Advice Bureau has called on the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to make all len...

  • Jul 27, 2017
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House sales and first-time buyers rise but supply gap widens

House sales rose in June but the gap between supply and demand is widening, the National A...

  • Jul 25, 2017
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Government must help first-time buyers without hurting BTL – Bob Hunt

There are clearly several big questions in the UK housing market and I suspect from Septem...

  • Jul 24, 2017
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