Buying

House prices remain "in limbo"

Monday, 06 August 2012 | News

The price of the average house in the UK has remained unchanged at £161,094 in the last three months, 0.6% lower than the same period last year, according to the Halifax house price index.

House prices fall by 0.7%

Wednesday, 01 August 2012 | News

UK house prices have declined by a further 0.7 % in July, making it the fourth fall in five months, according to Nationwide's latest house price survey.

East End house prices get Olympic boost

Monday, 23 July 2012 | News

The average home in east London has risen in value by almost £70,000 since it was announced that London had been awarded the Olympic Games back in July 2005.

The five-step legal process to buying a house

Wednesday, 09 October 2013 | Article

1 Pre-contractual stage

The pitfalls to avoid when buying a house

Friday, 13 July 2012 | Article

I am gearing up to become a first-time buyer. By autumn, my fiancé and I hope to be sleeping under our very own roof after a decade of renting.

How the self-employed can get on the property ladder

Thursday, 05 July 2012 | Article

When the credit bubble burst a few years back and the ensuing crisis engulfed the whole economy, the finger of blame was looking for somewhere to fall.

UK house prices down 0.5% year-on-year

Thursday, 05 July 2012 | News

UK house prices in the three months to June were 0.5% lower than in the same period a year earlier, taking the average price to £162,417, according to the Halifax House Price index.

House prices fall

Thursday, 28 June 2012 | News

Average house prices in the UK dropped by 1% in the second quarter of the year with prices down 1.1% compared to a year ago, according to Nationwide's latest house price index.

Buying beats renting by £200,000

Monday, 18 June 2012 | News

Owning your home rather than renting one will save you £194,000 over 50 years, according to research from Barclays.

House prices in beauty spots rise by £900 a month

Monday, 11 June 2012 | News

House prices in some of the UK's most picturesque locations have increased by an average of £110,000 in the past 10 years.