Nationwide predicts modest house price increases.............

The latest Nationwide house price index has revealed that during January, the average price of a house in England and Wales increased by 0.3%, while annual house price growth remained stable at 4.4%. According to the report, annual house price growth has remained between 3% and...


Lenders expecting increase in Buy-to-Let.............

Lenders are expecting more jostling for buy-to-let mortgages in the coming weeks after a leap in demand in late 2015. A survey by the Bank of England said 30% more lenders expected demand to grow over the first three months of the year than those predicting a fall. Various...


Latest Halifax house price survey..........

UK house prices rose by 9.5% in 2015, according to the lender Halifax, making it the fastest annual increase in nine years. In the last month, prices went up by 1.7%, according to the Halifax, bringing the average price of a home to £208,286. However, other lenders, such as...