Buying

Olympics blamed for flat housing market

Friday, 12 October 2012 | News

The Olympics have been blamed for a lack of activity in the housing market in England and Wales in September, as sales fell 24%.
 

Slight fall in house prices

Tuesday, 02 October 2012 | News

House prices remained fairly stagnant in September, only falling by an average of 0.4%, according to Nationwide's latest house price index.

How can I make a second property pay?

Friday, 16 December 2016 | Question and Answer

It is possible to raise additional funds against a buy-to-let property in much the same way as you can remortgage a main residence to release equity.

Boost for the property market

Friday, 14 September 2012 | News

The property market received a boost during August, according to the Acadametrics house price index, which looks at prices in England and Wales.
 

Homes near top state schools cost £34,000 extra

Monday, 10 September 2012 | News

Parents shell out an extra £33,631 when buying a home in an area close to a top-performing state school.

House prices slip by 0.4%

Thursday, 06 September 2012 | News
House prices fell by 0.4% in August, compared with July's figures, taking the average value of a home to £160,256.
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House prices rise in August

Friday, 31 August 2012 | News

House prices rose by 1.3% in August, according to the latest figures from the Nationwide house price index.

Housing market gets a boost from wealthy buyers

Friday, 17 August 2012 | News

The average house price in across England and Wales rose by £367 in July - the 11th rise in the last 12 months, according to figures from Acadametrics.

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.