More than half of UK homeowners made tactical changes to their spending habits in order to get on the housing ladder,
Consumer journalist Rebecca Gamble brings you the top stories homeowners, home buyers and sellers need to know about from across this week's news outlets...
Nearly three quarters of the UK’s self-employed population believe their employment status makes it harder to get a mortgage, a new study has found.
There is a stamp duty exemption for first time buyers, so why not last time buyers? Older people who want to downsize should be allowed one stamp-duty free move to encourage them to downsize, says a new study.
If you’re buying or selling property then you’ll need a conveyancing solicitor to help you with the legal transaction. But how do you find one and what do they do?
Help to Buy hit the headlines this week for good and bad reasons. We look at the growing popularity of the scheme and pitfalls with the Help to Buy ISA which left many having to call on the bank of Mum and Dad
In this week’s mortgage round-up we look at remortgaging could save you £4,000. We also reveal why 2019 is the year first-time homeowners should get a new mortgage and how low-deposit mortgages are booming.
Brexit uncertainty continues to loom and you wonder if your house will ever sell. Then you get a buyer, they offer asking price and in no time at all you've sold and the completion date is fast approaching. Trouble is you haven't found a house to move to. Don't panic - there are options...
Moving to a new area can feel isolating but there are lots of things you can do to settle into your new neighbourhood and become a part of the local community.
We’ve come a long way since women weren’t trusted to own property. But it is still not a level playing field. Here’s how your gender is curtailing your ability to buy a house.
86% of people in Britain want to own their own home, but for many renting makes more sense – particularly at certai… https://t.co/CYl3R2WEpS
21 November 2019
Knowing how much to budget for with conveyancing fees is often hard to predict. The size of the bill can vary depen… https://t.co/AaMMJvpUNY
20 November 2019