Housing & Mortgages: House prices fall for 16th month in a row

Housing & mortgage round upThe latest figures from the Land Registry have shown house prices fell by 0.3% in April, the 16th month in a row that this particular survey has seen a drop. According the the Land Registry the average home in England and Wales is now worth £160,417, a 1% fall in value over the past 12 months. Are you ...

Housing round up: Surveys show house price rises, another lender increases their SVR

Housing & mortgage round upTwo house price surveys published this week have shown a rise in prices. The data will leave many people confused after last week’s survey from the Nationwide which showed a fall in prices, read on to discover why there might be a difference. Another mortgage lender has increased their Standard Variable Rate for existing borrowers, whilst those people looking for a new mortgage could see the choice of mortgage products reduced....