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How difficult is it to buy a home? - 22nd April 2015

It’s never easy getting on the housing ladder, but research has revealed that it’s now even harder than it was a year ago, thanks in no small part to rising house prices and living costs. But, are improvements on the horizon? Read More...

Did you celebrate Mortgage Freedom Day? - 20th April 2015

Mortgage Freedom Day, touted as being the day when new homeowners have earned enough to pay the annual cost of their mortgage, was officially with us on 18 April, according to analysis from Halifax. Did you celebrate? Read More...

The cost of moving home is on the rise - 17th April 2015

Moving home is said to be one of the most stressful experiences anyone can go through, but it can also be one of the most expensive. And we’re not just talking about the cost of the house itself – what about the additional costs involved? Read More...

Housing market in slowdown mode - 16th April 2015

Activity in the housing market has been storming ahead in the last year or two, but several reports published so far this year show that this pace of growth is beginning to moderate, and now, the market is well and truly in slowdown mode. Read More...

At the end of a fix? Don’t revert – remortgage! - 10th April 2015

It’s a great time to be a mortgage-seeker at the moment, so why not take advantage? If you’re nearing the end of a fixed rate mortgage deal, don’t stand idly by and revert to your lender’s standard variable rate – consider remortgaging instead! Read More...

More than half of FTBs try before they buy - 02nd April 2015

Getting the keys to that first home is a major milestone in anyone’s life, but now it seems as though more and more would-be first-time buyers have to test out the waters by renting first. Read More...

MORTGAGE ALERT: Average 2-yr rate falls below 3% - 31st March 2015

Mortgage rates have been consistently falling for the past few months, but Moneyfacts can reveal that another milestone has now been reached, with the average two-year fixed rate deal falling below 3% for the first time ever! Read More...

How many steps will you take on the ladder? - 30th March 2015

How many homes do you plan on owning in your lifetime? Chances are, the figure will be smaller than that of your parents’, with the typical Brit now taking far fewer steps on the ladder. Read More...

Do you feel optimistic about the housing market? - 27th March 2015

There’s plenty of great news doing the rounds about the housing market at the moment, from record low mortgage rates to slower house price growth and higher employment. But, has that translated into optimism about the market as a whole? Read More...

Mortgage lending drops off in January - 17th March 2015

Whereas the start of 2014 witnessed a flurry of mortgage lending to house purchasers and remortgagors, January 2015 has been more muted... Read More...


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