Published: Tuesday 12 November, 2013 / Housing market Updated: Monday 19 December, 2016

RICS data suggests 11-year high house prices

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.

Published: Tuesday 03 December, 2013 / Housing market Updated: Monday 19 December, 2016

Stamp Duty suppressing prices of thousands of properties

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.

Published: Thursday 19 May, 2016 / Housing market Updated: Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Lenders reveal extent of March buy-to-let rush

Lending to landlords totalled £7.1 billion in March, a phenomenal 163% increase on the previous year.

Published: Thursday 30 October, 2014 / Housing market Updated: Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Buy-to-let review to wait until 2015

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.

Published: Thursday 18 February, 2016 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

Buy to let remortgage lending passes 2007 peak

New industry figures show that buy to let remortgage lending is at a post-recession high, whilst purchase lending is continuing to recover strongly.

Published: Monday 28 September, 2015 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

What has been happening to house prices in 2015?

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.

Published: Tuesday 02 June, 2015 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

Property confidence falls in April

Confidence in the UK property market fell slightly in April despite a surge in mortgage approvals, the latest statistics show.

Published: Friday 04 April, 2014 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

Report predicts strong future for housing market

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.

Published: Friday 08 November, 2013 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

UK tax payers at risk from 'Help to buy" scheme

The UK could well have taken out a bridging loan on a massive scale… find out about securing a good exit strategy.

Published: Friday 25 October, 2013 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

Gap between asking and purchase price shrinking

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.

Published: Thursday 22 August, 2013 / Housing market Updated: Friday 08 July, 2016

Former chancellor warns of sudden buy to let growth

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’.

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