Property Ombudsman’s report highlights increase in complaints

21 May 2018

Complaints to The Property Ombudsman (TPO) increased by 3 per cent in 2017. That is according to the findings of its annual report.

Homebuyers opting for longer fixed-term mortgage deals

15 May 2018

A new analysis of mortgage approvals suggests that British homeowners are increasingly opting for longer fixed-term deals.

Property prices and rental values on the rise across Yorkshire

24 Apr 2018

A new study carried out by property website Zoopla has pinpointed the best areas for house price growth all across the country.

Mortgage approvals up in March

16 Apr 2018

New data has revealed that mortgage approvals were up by 4.2 per cent in March, with as many as 66,614 new deals approved.

Average mortgage deposit for first-time buyers revealed

26 Mar 2018

A new survey claims to have revealed the average mortgage deposit Britons must be able to save up in order to purchase their first home.

Landlords reap bumper gains from property sales

12 Mar 2018

A new study suggests that the average UK landlord who sold off a rental property in 2017 made almost £87,000 in profit.

Surge in first-time buyers after Stamp Duty cut

19 Feb 2018

According to a recent study, the number of mortgaged first-time buyers in the UK rose to 365,000 in 2017, the highest level seen in more than a decade, with the rise being attributed largely to November’s Stamp Duty Land Tax

Savvy homeowners urged to remortgage ahead of expected interest rate rise

12 Feb 2018

Late last week, the Bank of England (BoE) indicated that another interest rate rise could be on the cards for as early as spring 2018 – and that homeowners should be prepared for further rate increases in the near future.

Mortgage deals remain attractive despite base rate decision

18 Dec 2017

New data from the Bank of England (BoE) has revealed that mortgage lending soared to a nine-year high of £69.6 billion in the three months to September.

An ideal time to invest in residential property?

11 Dec 2017

New research from Rightmove suggests that the average asking price of a new residential property coming to market fell by 2.6 per cent month-on-month in November.