HOA’s Voice

Read our take on the latest developments of interest to homeowners and aspiring homeowners, with contributions from our staff, supporters and guest contributions.

Homeowner Survey 2019: Top UK Housing Concerns Revealed

Our Homeowner Survey 2019, now in its seventh year and polled by YouGov, gives a state of the nation report on the biggest concerns and latest trends affecting UK homeowners and those keen to own. This year's report covers everything from the challenges faced by generation rent, new homes, leasehold problems, obstacles to improving and how our homes can enhance our mental health.

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Is it time to make a will?

move home

Is it time to make a will? You may have recently moved home, or even bought your very first home, so it probably is time to start thinking about it. But what should it say and how do you get started? Let’s take a look.

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In the news this week, the latest round up

News June 3 2019

In the news this week, a new study looks at what estate agents are charging across the country, how Boris as Prime Minister will affect housing and how leaving your furniture can add value when you sell.

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Is now the time for a tracker mortgage?

Move to tracker mortgage

We’re living in turbulent times politically and it’s tempting to choose a fixed-rate mortgage deal to get financial security for the years ahead. But could you save money by taking out a tracker instead?

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The new way to buy a home with just a 5% deposit

Unmortgage to help aspiring homeowners buy the type of home they need, in a location they love, with just a 5% deposit. We’ve asked Unmortgage to tell us more about who they are, and their plans to help people settle into a home of their own in a brand-new way.

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