Housing round up: Spring bounce in house sales as confidence returns?

Housing & mortgage round upThe housing market has received its’ usual spring boost and confidence seems to be returning if the results of the latest Halifax survey are to be believed. HMRC report rise in house sales The property market has something of a spring bounce according to figures from HMRC. The number of completed purchases in March rose to 74,000, from 63,000 in February. Property experts put the rise partly down to the time of year, as the number of purchases usually rises in the ...