Lies, Damned Lies, and Housing Statistics

War of words between the Government and an opposition MP regarding the use of mortgage and housing stats.

Mortgage Lending drops to lowest level for a year

More bad news for Home Buyers and Sellers as Mortgage lending has fallen to its lowest level for a year.

HSBC Announces Loan to Value (LTV) Reduction for New Build Properties

Great news for anyone desperately trying to save a deposit for a new build house. HSBC is to increase it's LTV maximum from 75 to 85 per cent making things a great deal easier for the housing market in general and first time buyers in particular.

Government Scheme a Waste of Time

Government Department Responsible For HIPs should be ashamed of themselves.

First Time Buyers

Mortgage payments for first-time buyers at unprecedented levels.