While the Chancellor and most government ministers are keen to avoid talk of a ‘housing bubble’, numerous high profile voices have expressed concern over the risks associated with the Help to Buy and Funding for Lending schemes – and the consequent rise in house prices
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South of capital sees largest growth in rent this year.
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The golden years of train travel are arguably behind us – at least in terms of elegant sleeper services that cruise through the night on romantic journeys such as London to Inverness, or Edinburgh to Penzance. However, you can still enjoy sleeping on a train here in the UK – but you’ll wake up in exactly the same place as you started
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The second phase of the government’s Help to Buy scheme is being brought forward by three months, increasing scrutiny on the sometimes-controversial initiative. The next phase will extend beyond the new housing market, enabling loans of up to £600,000 to be taken out with just a 5% deposit. Below are some of the key arguments for and against the Help to Buy program
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CEBR think tank believes London house prices will top £566,000 by 2018, with the UK average hitting £278,000. Are risks of a housing bubble increasing?
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