Housing & mortgage round up: Life still tough for first time buyers, whilst mortgage lending falls

Housing & mortgage round upA number of stories this week confirm just how tough life is for would-be first time buyers wanting to get onto the housing ladder. Rents are rising, so too is the number of people getting into arrears and the amount of deposit required to secure a mortgage is simply unaffordable for many; read on to learn more. Also this week, mortgage lending has fallen again, and is now significantly below the levels of this time last ...

Housing & mortgage round up: Good news for rural homeowners, whilst asking prices and mortgage lending falls

Housing & mortgage round upThere’s good news this week for rural property owners, whilst more signs emerge of a stagnant housing market as asking prices and mortgage lending falls. Rents are on the rise again, causing more hardship for first time buyers, trying hard to save a deposit. Good news for rural homeowners Are you looking for mortgage advice?...