SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon announces new, more generous scheme that will loan £25,000 to those wanting to get the property ladder.
Councils and developers would be allowed to buy land in England more cheaply with the aim of building more low cost homes if Labour wins the next general election.
The equity release market in the UK has recorded its busiest start to any year on record in 2019, according to the latest quarterly market figures.
Prices in England and Wales, excluding new build, fell by 1.4% month on month in March and were down 2.6% on a quarterly basis to an average of £254,196, according to the latest index.
Some managers of physical stores are getting paid for online sales too – and landlords want a slice of the action
Property sales in the UK are stable, largely unchanged in the 12 months to March 2019, the latest official figures show while non-residential transactions were up for a second month in a row.
Property price growth in 20 key UK cities has slowed to 1.7% year on year, the lowest growth since May 2012 and has moved into cities across southern England, the latest research shows.
Increased housing costs, both renting and buying a property, are one of the major pressures that the younger generation in Britain is facing, according to a new report which calls on the Government to act to improve housing opportunities.
The Equity Release Council has announced a range of initiatives at its Annual General Meeting to help firms deliver a high standard of support for home owners looking at equity release and later life financial planning.
The rapid extension of mortgage terms from 25 to 40 years means different things for different people
Rents in England Wales fell by 1% in the 12 months to March 2019 and barely changed month on month, taking the average to £860 per month, the latest index shows.
Legal experts say there is growing body of support for the move, but warn that commonhold is far from perfect form of home ownership.
Taylor Wimpey boss Pete Redfern’s week got worse on Thursday as he admitted Brexit stockpiling would hit margins just days after pulling out of a controversial deal to buy one of the housebuilder’s own flats at a discount.
The supply of properties available to rent from letting agents increased by 3% in March month on month in the UK private rented sector, the latest data report shows.
Older borrowers stuck on interest-only mortgages have been offered what could become a lifeline by Britain's biggest building society Nationwide.
Buyers of super-luxury London homes are getting 21% slashed off asking prices with Brexit spooking the market, new research from Coutts shows.
Developer Click Properties claims its latest rooftop 'airspace' development is the first to be completed since the government said it wanted expand the sector.
Demand for student housing in the UK is set to remain high from overseas undergraduates despite fears that Brexit would result in a downturn, according to a new report.
A delay to the Crossrail, the new transport line for London, could put back property prices increases along its route, new research suggests.
The increasing unlikeliness that Brexit would not happen at the end of March means that buyers in London returned to the markets with numbers rising as the month progresses, new research shows.
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