Liz Truss’ views on the property market

Liz Truss’ views on the property market

What has the newly appointed Prime Minister previously said about the property market, and what changes is she likely to make? Yesterday Liz Truss was announced as the new Prime Minister. Truss secured 81,326 votes compared to Rishi Sunak, who got 60,399. You may...
Property prices dip slightly in August

Property prices dip slightly in August

The housing market is still busy, with more buyers than properties, but asking prices have dipped very slightly for the first time this year. The average asking price of a property in the UK has dipped slightly in August by 1.3% to £365,173, according to Rightmove....
House prices fall slightly in July

House prices fall slightly in July

The housing market has generally remained buoyant despite the increased cost of living and interest rate rises. However, prices have dipped very slightly in July, according to Halifax. House prices fell slightly by 0.1% in July, which marks the first decrease since...
House prices went up again in June

House prices went up again in June

More buyers than properties continues to play a big part in the reason why the housing market remains healthy. The property market remains strong, as house prices rose by 1.8% in June according to Halifax. The lender says this is the twelfth consecutive monthly rise....
The mortgage market is healthy

The mortgage market is healthy

Mortgage lending went up in May despite the rising cost of living, with many people eager to secure a competitive interest rate on their mortgage. There has been a rise in mortgage lending in the last eight months as borrowers rush to lock in low interest rates....