Housing round up: UK house prices stagnating whilst the Irish market is in freefall

Housing & mortgage round upThe first week of the New Year brings further evidence that the UK housing market is stagnating not helped by tight mortgage lending criteria, which looks set to get worse if the latest Bank of England report is correct. It could be worse though, you could own a property in Dublin, according to one survey the Irish capital has seen property prices fall by a staggering 64.2% since the peak of the housing boom in 2006....