Summer drop in Mortgage lending

  Mortgage lending fell by 13% in August on the previous month, according to the Council of Mortgage Lenders(CML). The CML said UK gross mortgage lending totalled about £12.6bn, down from July's revised total of £14.5bn. Mortgage lending, sales and house prices...


House prices - latest

House prices rose by 0.8% in August compared with July - the second monthly rise in a row, says the Halifax. Property values were 10.1% lower in the three months to August compared with the same period a year ago, the survey found. The average UK home was now valued at £160...