House price growth slows

There has been a marked slowdown in house price growth in major UK cities in the past three months – led by London – according to the latest analysis by Hometrack

Rents rise is most regions

Rent increases for tenants across Britain continue to far outstrip inflation as demand exceeds the supply of rental stock on the market, new figures reveal.

Bank Mortgage lending down

The British Banking Association’s latest mortgage lending figures suggest early signs of fall-out from the surprise vote for the UK to leave the EU

The National Association of Estate Agents says a huge shortage of bricks and the possible consequences of Brexit are two reasons why the housing crisis “cannot be fixed” despite willingness on the past of builders

House sales down in July

The number of property transactions edged downwards in July, putting to bed concerns that the Brexit vote would result in a dramatic fall in sales

Buy-to-let lending down 39%

New data from referencing company Equifax Touchstone suggests that this July’s buy to let mortgage lending total is 39 per cent down on the same month a year ago

Big drop in 95% mortgages

The number of 95 per cent loan to value mortgages available for first time buyers has dwindled 16 per cent in just five months according to a leading financial services monitor.