Remortgage business on the rise during July, up to £7.3 billion from £6.6 billion in June.
Property sales and prices increased in prime central London during the second quarter of 2017; but buy-to-let sales growth was sluggish.
UK house price growth continued to slow, reaching 0.1% in August.
New data reveals 88% of mortgage applications using brokers in Q2 resulted in an offer.
Government announces 13% more new homes built in England up to June compared to 2016.
House price growth is predicted to slow to the end of the year, according to Countrywide, as more people turn to rentals.
London UK Finance indicates a 17% year on year increase in home buying in Q2.
Rental homes can be used to provide equity for buy-to-let landlords.
As house prices grow 4.6% annually in Scotland, opportunity knocks for buy-to-let landlords.
The Midlands and North gain appeal with buy-to-let landlords as capital growth and yield potential is highlighted.
SDLT levy should be cut says Jacob Rees-Mogg, senior Tory MP and second favourite to replace Theresa May.
Calls for a Government rethink on stamp duty 3% surcharge
Help To Buy to continue until 2021 but with a huge deficit in housing to fill, the PRS will remain fundamental
HomeLet's Rental Index reveals that annual rental income increased in July by 1.1%
An end to the Help To Buy scheme could fuel further pressure for UK housing.
East of England sees four times the rate of rental growth to UK average. London commuters blamed.
A new survey highlights the fall in the number of landlords willing to rent to over 35s
Property price growth in July continues consistent trend in 2017
The number of landlords increasing rent rises to 14-month high
Concerns have been raised that a fall in the number of buy-to-let landlords could help to trigger rises in rent.
New research from HouseSimple indicates price drops on London properties went from 29.7% in February 2017 to 35.3% in July.
Alok Sharma is the new housing minister. Can he fix the UK Housing Crisis and, either way, what will be the cost to UK landlords?
Gavin Barwell, Housing Minister, tells Commercial Trust why the government is imposing financial penalties on landlords and gives his view on their role in plans to fix the housing crisis.
Analysis of the UK government’s 2017 Housing White Paper and the impact on UK landlords and the private rented sector
Robert Peston speaks to Gavin Barwell, Housing Minister on “Peston on Sunday”, 5th February 2017, regarding housing White paper
Read the breakdown of the 2016 CML landlord survey and find how landlords view the current sector and the changes affecting it
BTL investors are rushing to buy before new stamp duty rules hit in April. Find out if your investment will be affected.
Are you one of the thousands of sellers who have had to reduce your asking price by up to £10,000? New research reveals shocking statistics about the impact of stamp duty.
Do the latest industry figures show that Help to Buy is having negative effects on UK house prices? Read our summary of the latest UK housing news.
Lending to landlords totalled £7.1 billion in March, a phenomenal 163% increase on the previous year.
The government has proposed what powers the Bank of England should be given over residential mortgages, but a similar review of the BTL market will wait until next year.
Thanks to new affordability rules, buy to let could become out of reach for smaller investors in certain parts of the UK.
New industry figures show that buy to let remortgage lending is at a post-recession high, whilst purchase lending is continuing to recover strongly.
Check out the latest information on the major drivers of UK house prices in 2015. Plus an infographic showing what would have happened to food prices since 1960 on a similar level of price rises.
Confidence in the UK property market fell slightly in April despite a surge in mortgage approvals, the latest statistics show.
A report issued today (5 August 2014) by the FCA encourages ‘robust’ verification procedures from buy-to-let lenders.
How will the property market fare in 2014? Is property still a sound investment? A new report examines the shape of the UK housing market and offers predictions for the year ahead.
The UK could well have taken out a bridging loan on a massive scale… find out about securing a good exit strategy.
The shrinking gap between asking and purchase prices in the UK shows that the time of the ‘buyer’s market’ may be coming to an end.
Are we entering another housing boom? Find out what 2014 has in store for the UK housing market.
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer Norman Lamont has warned that the recently booming buy to let property market could crash unless interest rates are ‘closely monitored’.
Buy to let lending in Q2 2013 saw an almost five year high, according to the latest data from the CML.
The second quarter of 2013 has seen buy to let remortgages eclipse purchase loans, according to recent figures.
The number of mortgages approved this May have surged to levels not seen since December 2009, showing further encouraging signs for the UK housing market.
Five-year highs in mortgage lending evidence the recovery of the housing market, though the divide between the North and South of the UK remains pronounced.
Recent data has shown that the proportion of the mortgage market accounted for by buy to let has risen steadily.
In a speech last week, Housing Minister Mark Prisk announced a ‘transformational’ new build to let initiative.
Monday 8 April saw the passing of one of the UK’s most influential leaders, whose impact on many aspects of life in the UK can still be seen today.
A leading economic forecaster has predicted that the cost of the average UK property will exceed £250,000 by 2018.
A leading mortgage lender has released research showing that, since 2002, the value of all UK property has risen by 62%.
CML market data has indicated strong lending towards the end of 2012 and predicts further growth this year.