Housing round up: House prices fall amid mixed messages for first time buyers

Housing & mortgage round upThe latest Halifax house price survey is out, first time buyers see a rise in the availability of high loan to value mortgages and the CBI suggest a novel way to help people buy their first home. Halifax house price survey The latest Halifax house price survey shows that house prices rose by 1.2% in October; however this seemingly positive news was tempered by the fact that prices actually fell by 0.3% over the past quarter. Quarterly movements in ...