Mortgage approvals soared to a 13-year high in September

Nov 13th 2020

The stamp duty holiday is continuing to ramp up demand in the property market, with mortgage approvals soaring to a 13-year high in September. However, will this trend continue during the current lockdown? September saw a total of 91,500 mortgage approvals,...

Can I still buy and sell my property during the second lockdown?

Nov 4th 2020

With a second national lockdown upon us, the property market remains open, however, how will the new restrictions impact if you are buying or selling your home? From Thursday 5th November until at least the 2nd of December, England will be placed under...

How to get on-trend d├ęcor on a budget

Oct 29th 2020

Whether you bought your first home, or are in the process of decorating, but have a budget in mind, there are several ways that you can get an on-trend décor on a budget.  Homeowners are spending more time in the kitchen, creating these...

7 good reasons not to overprice your home

Oct 15th 2020

According to Hometrack, research shows that overpriced homes stay longer on the market. Here is a detailed look at the downfall of being over-ambitious when overpricing your home. Your property could take longer to sell. Overpriced homes...

Government pledges ' most significant expansion of homeownership since the 1980s'

Oct 9th 2020

The Prime Minister has promised to help more young people to get onto the property ladder by increasing the availability of 95% mortgages for those with smaller deposits. In his address to the virtual Conservative Party conference, Boris Johnson said...

Mortgage loan approvals soar 62%!

Oct 7th 2020

Mortgage approvals soared to a near 13-year high in August from a combination of pent-up demand and the stamp duty holiday announcement, as the scramble to buy homes continues. The number of mortgages approved was at the highest since the last peak...