House prices creep up in August

House prices creep up in August

The property market is still showing resilience against some of the economic challenges we’re facing, with prices going up again in August, according to Halifax. House prices went up by +0.4% in August, according to Halifax’s House Price Index, compared to a slight...
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...
‘Plan ahead to save money on your mortgage’

‘Plan ahead to save money on your mortgage’

Our founder and Managing Director, Monica Bradley, explains why it may be worth having a discussion about your mortgage. During these challenging times, with the cost of living and interest rates going up, it’s natural to worry about money. You may be concerned about...
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...
Housing price rises make affordability a challenge

Housing price rises make affordability a challenge

A new report has shown that house prices have never been higher when compared with household income, and this could make life more difficult for homebuyers. Seeking expert mortgage advice and perhaps having a flexible approach to where you live can improve your...