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UK Finance research compares first-time buyers in the UK and Ireland
The financial crisis caused severe problems for first-time buyers in the UK and Ireland. Since then, however, mortgage and housing markets in the two countries have also gone through some...
Remortgaging strengthens in July
July mortgage lending data shows that lending for house purchase in July was lower than in the preceding month but higher than a year earlier. First-time buyer lending increased year-on-year....
Enforcement of suspended orders - alignment of procedures in the County Court and High Court
We support the view of the CPRC that a distinction should be made between cases where an order is suspended on monetary terms, and those where other conditions are imposed.
Week in Westminster - 25 August 2017
A round up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 21 August 2017.
Market commentary August 2017
Housing activity has been flat since the start of the year, with lending and transactions in line with 12 month averages. Our July gross mortgage lending estimate is £23.0 billion.
Statistic of the week
Property transactions have averaged just over 100,000 a month since the turn of the yearRead more...