A think-tank has called on the government to lend young people the money for a deposit so they can buy their first home. The Housing and Finance Institute (HFI) says radical change is essential so young people can participate in home ownership.
Hidden rentcharges in certain parts of England could be a financial timebomb for property freeholders.
A new tool from online comparison site Compare the Market has revealed the 20 easiest locations in the UK to buy a property outside of London. And Canterbury in Kent tops the list. The site uses house sale and price data, combined with information about each region, town or city, to compile its list. It […]
A 10-point to resolve the UK’s housing issues has been devised by a Conservative MP who has been a special adviser to the Prime Minister and to a former Chancellor of the Exchequer. Neil O’Brien has written a policy paper for the think-tank Onward that argues for a “fundamentally new approach to both housing supply […]
A “dramatic urban renaissance” is underway in the UK’s cities and towns according to a report commissioned by the BBC.