The Bank of England has voted to hold the base rate at 0.5% with a 6-3 MPC split, indicating that the rate could rise in August.
With the World Cup finally here, online lettings platform Urban.co.uk looks at which host city offers the best mix of affordable rental property, transport, food and drink.
One in five (19%) over 50s are relying on income from property to fund their retirement, OneFamily has found.
More than half (58%) of men with dependent children have no life insurance, meaning that just over 4.5 million dads are leaving their families in a precarious situation if the unforeseen were to happen.
Around half a million home owners in the UK go over budget when redecorating or renovating their home each year, with younger people more likely to do so, new research has found.
A new analysis shows that a typical investor in the sector will see an estimated net profit of over £265,500 per property over the next 25 years, through rental income and capital gains.
There’s been a shock announcement that ZPG – operator of Zoopla, PrimeLocation and Hometrack, as well as uSwitch – has accepted a £2.2 billion offer to be acquired by a technology fund company, Bidco.
The Bank of England has elected to keep the interest rate at 0.5% despite continued speculation that a rise is imminent.
Three in five (60%) retirees are doing so before their expected state pension age or company pension retirement date, research from Prudential has found.
The cost of mortgages has fallen so far in 2018 despite the potential for a Bank base rate rise in the coming months, Mortgage Brain’s product data analysis shows.
Over 500 tall building are in the pipeline to be built in London with a record 115 under construction at a time when there is a lot of argument about the city’s changing skyline.
There was a 61% rise in formal complaints to the private rented sector’s Property Redress Scheme in 2017 compared with a 40% rise in the previous year.
The number of Build to Rent homes complete, under construction and in planning across the UK has increased by 30% in the last year, according to the first annual data on the sector to be published.
One in eight people (12%) have made no provision for their retirement, including 10% that will be totally or somewhat reliant on the State Pension, Prudential has found.
The Financial Conduct Authority has launched new adverts featuring the animatronic head of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Barking has been revealed as the best place to invest in by London estate agents Portico.
Homeowners have spent a total of £41bn doing up their homes over the last five years – an average of £1,875 each, NAEA Propertymark found.
The Bank of England has voted to hold the base rate at 0.5% by seven votes to two.
Equity release is attracting twice as many new customers in the UK as five years ago and the range of equity release product options has grown 25% year on year as rates continue to fall, the latest analysis shows.
West Midlands authorities have agreed to deliver 215,000 homes by 2031, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced in the Spring Statement today.