Housing round up: House prices and repossessions rise slightly

Housing & mortgage round up_istockphotoA busy week for housing news as the Halifax release their latest house price data, news that repossessions are on the rise, whilst there is a warning for all buy to let landlords. House prices rise The latest figures from the Halifax show house prices rose in April by 1.1%. According to the UK’s largest mortgage lender, house prices also rose by 2% over the past year and by 1.3% over the last three months, taking the value of the ...