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These jobs face a 100-year wait to buy a home
Workers on lower incomes could face a wait of more than 100 years before their dreams of home ownership become a reality,…
Tenants struggle with 'broken' deposit system, says Which?
A broken deposit system is placing financial pressure on renters in England, with tenants sometimes having to wait weeks to…
Insurance-backed deposit schemes 'will give tenants nothing back'
A report suggesting that deposits for renting a home should be replaced by a more affordable insurance-backed scheme has been…
Owning a home is cheaper than renting anywhere in the UK
First-time buyers would pay less, on average, on mortgage payments if they bought a property than if they rented one,…
A third of parents unable to help kids onto property ladder
Despite the rise of the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’, more than a third (34%) of parents remain unwilling or unable to help their…
Should you help your kids on to the property ladder?
First-time buyers are turning to the Bank of Mum and Dad for help on to the ladder. But what should parents bear in mind…