New lending rules means the banks have more excuses than ever to turn down home-loan customers. We explain how to avoid being caught out.
Research suggests many borrowers are being overambitious when buying a new home. But a rise in interest rates means they could get a nasty shock.
New homebuyers with small deposits can now fix their loans for a decade. But is this long-term security worth the extra costs and restrictions?
A detached house is the most desirable type of home for Britons, according to a new survey.
Home buyers are now paying nearly 97% of the asking price of a property, marking the highest average percentage seen in nearly 12 years, property analyst Hometrack has reported.
From the end of April, lenders will subject mortgage applications to greater scrutiny – and this could affect your chances of buying a home.
Borrowers searching for a fixed-rate mortgage deal will find that some lenders' rates have started to edge up, experts have warned.
Prospective home buyers have named their top 10 biggest decorative turn-offs in a new survey.
House sellers in London are increasingly raising the asking price of their property at the last minute - even though there are no rival bidders, it has been reported.
Mortgage providers have announced their strongest February since 2008 as confidence in the housing market continues to rise.
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