Articles by Hannah Nemeth

How to invest in housing without the hassle of buying property

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Article

Are you a landlord selling up because of swingeing taxes? Or would you like to dabble in residential property but don’t have much savings? From property funds to peer-to-peer loans, we look at the options

Home buyers spend around £5,000 on unexpected legal fees

Friday, 09 November 2018 | News

Home buyers in the UK typically spend £5,500 on solicitor’s unexpected fees, according to new research from a digital conveyancer.

One in four borrowers find applying for a mortgage stressful, deterring them from switching in the future

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 | News

One in four people applying for a mortgage were stressed out by the process, with lack of communication and transparency the biggest bugbears, according to new research by Trussle.

One in three savers would put more in their pensions if they knew it was FSCS protected

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 | News

Almost a third of consumers will put more cash into their pension pots if they know it is protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), new research has revealed.

Annual house price growth slowest for five years

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 | News

House prices have increased at their slowest rate since March 2013 at just 1.5% higher than last year, according to latest figures from Halifax.

Your shout: "Moneywise saved me over £150 on my LPAs"

Friday, 26 October 2018 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers. Here are the best of September 2018

What’s the real cost of moving home? Find out using our home moving tool

Friday, 19 October 2018 | News

When you're buying a house, you’re bound to end up spending much more than just the asking price.

Average house is worth £114,000 more than its rebuild cost

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | News

The actual cost of rebuilding a house only accounts for three-fifths (59%) of its market value, with the remainder based on factors such as its location, according to Direct Line.

Give tax breaks to landlords who sell to long-term tenants, says think tank

Monday, 08 October 2018 | News

The government is being urged to give landlords in England a tax break if they sell their rental properties to long-term tenants.

Nationwide: UK house price growth is stable in September

Tuesday, 02 October 2018 | News

House prices continued to grow at a steady pace in September, going up by 2% over the year, with the average house in the UK now costing £214,922, according to latest data from Nationwide.