Up across the country

Up across the country

The Office for National Statistics has released the latest data on its UK House Price Index (HPI) tracing house price inflation, the rate at which the prices of residential properties purchased in the UK rise and fall. The UK HPI, introduced in June 2016, includes all residential properties purchased for market value in the UK. […]

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Slowly does it

Annual house price growth was stable in September at 2% according to the latest analysis by the Nationwide Building Society. Figures suggest that annual house price growth has been confined to a fairly narrow range of between 2-3% over the past 12 months, indicating little change in the balance between demand and supply in the […]

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Away at college

Parents expecting to send their children to university believe it will cost them on average, £17,165 over the length of the average degree course, the latest Lloyds Bank Spending Power Report has revealed. Ten years ago, this would have been enough to cover the total cost of tuition fees at every university in the UK, with some […]

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Time to Remortgage

According to UK Finance, the trade body representing high street banks, remortgaging continued to dominate in August, as homeowners took advantage of a competitive market to lock into attractive deals. Growth in credit card spending also remained fairly strong, reflecting the boost to retail sales from the warm weather as well as the growing use […]

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