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Home affordability in UK cities deteriorates to 2009 levels

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Mar 2015

The past year has seen a deterioration in house price affordability in UK cities so much that average affordability is back at 2009 levels.


Brits will own fewer properties over lifetime

Brits in their 20s and 30s will own fewer properties in their lifetimes due to rising house prices and lack of suitable homes.

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Mar 2015

Land Registry: Prices up 6.5% year-on-year

The average house price in England and Wales is now just £831 under the peak price of November 2007.

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Mar 2015

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Halifax: House price optimism bounces

House price optimism rebounded in February, according to the Halifax Housing Market Confidence Tracker which surveys how people feel about the housing market.

Mortgage Solutions | 25 Mar 2015

House price growth slows in January, ONS finds

UK house price growth dipped to 8.4% in the year to January 2015, down from 9.8% in the 12 months to December 2014, Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show.

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Mar 2015

House prices exceed earnings in a fifth of the UK

First-time buyers are being pushed out of the housing market as average UK house prices exceed the rate of pay in a number of regions, Halifax research finds.

Mortgage Solutions | 17 Mar 2015

Property market in pre-election slowdown

The property market appears to have entered a pre-election slowdown following muted growth in March.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Mar 2015

Countryside house price growth catching up with cities

Property price growth in England’s towns and cities is now just marginally higher than the pace of growth for homes in the countryside, according to research from Zoopla.

Mortgage Solutions | 13 Mar 2015

Mounting house prices leave first-time buyers £77,000 worse off

First-time buyers are being forced to pay £77,000 more for a home as average house prices outstrip average wages by almost 10 times, research from Shelter reveals.

Mortgage Solutions | 05 Mar 2015
The Bank of England

Six-year interest rate low boosts equity release and housing market

Six years of record low interest rates have created a period of “unprecedented growth” and been “a real boost” both to the equity release and housing market, industry voices say.

Mortgage Solutions | 05 Mar 2015

Remortgage applications leap 24% in a month

The remortgage market experienced a long-awaited boost in January with applications up 24% in the month and 17% year-on-year, according to the Mortgage Advice Bureau.

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Feb 2015
Gherkin Building London

Haart: London house prices flatlined in January

London prices flatlined in January for the first time since the crash, according to an estate agent chain.

Mortgage Solutions | 17 Feb 2015

December sees strong house price growth to cap off year

House prices in the UK rose by 9.8% in the year to December, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Mortgage Solutions | 17 Feb 2015

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