Buying

The AA launches competitive member-only mortgages

Wednesday, 15 February 2017 | News

The AA has this week launched a pair of competitive new mortgage deals, although they are only available to AA breakdown cover members.

City Survivors: Housing White Paper doesn’t do enough for first-time buyers

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

The number of 25-year-old homeowners has plummeted by more than half in 20 years.

Asking prices fall as house hunters get nervous over Brexit

Wednesday, 08 February 2017 | News

Almost a third of houses on the market today have been reduced in price since they were first listed, with Brexit-related uncertainty being cited as a reason.

Plans revealed for 'fixing our broken housing market'

Tuesday, 07 February 2017 | News

Plans for building more homes and improving conditions for Britain’s renters and leaseholders have been announced by the government in its White Paper, Fixing Our Broken Housing Market.

House prices unaffordable for London’s buyers and renters

Monday, 06 February 2017 | News

House prices in London are so high that buyers planning to save for a deposit between now and 2021 will have to save up a whopping £2,300 a month, a new report has suggested.

Average house could cost almost £1m in 20 years

Monday, 30 January 2017 | News

If property prices continue to rise over the next few years, the average house price in England could hit £301,864 by 2027 and £983,826 by 2037, new research has revealed.

House price boost to 60% of areas near Crossrail

Friday, 27 January 2017 | News

Average house prices have shot up in 24 out of 40 areas that border Crossrail (now called the Elizabeth line), according to new research.

“We used online estate agents and saved thousands”

Friday, 20 January 2017 | Article

We talk to home movers about their experiences of buying and selling their property online. How did they do it? Were there any pitfalls? And would they do it again?

Tough times ahead predicted for leaseholders

Thursday, 19 January 2017 | News

If you are one of the UK’s 4.1 million homeowners who holds a lease on their property, then 2017 could be your annus horribilis, according to a leasehold expert.

UK average house prices hit £218,000

Thursday, 19 January 2017 | News

House prices in the UK have continued to rise steadily, increasing annually by 6.7% in the year to November 2016, with the average house now costing £217,928.