UK house prices picked up last month, rising at the fastest annual pace since November, the Halifax has said.
The Bank of England has raised the interest rate for only the second time in a decade.
The rate has risen by a quarter of a percentage point, from 0.5% to 0.75% – the highest level since March 2009. Continue reading ..
Properties in the UK are taking longer to sell than a year ago owing to the “uninspiring” housing market, according to surveyors. Continue reading ..
UK house prices rose at the slowest pace since March 2013 in the year to June, according to the country’s largest lender, the Halifax. Continue reading ..
A minimum tenancy term of three years would be introduced under government proposals to give people renting homes in England more security. Continue reading ..