Help to Buy scheme
From the letters I receive I know that buying a home is a priority for most young people but the biggest rule is to only borrow what you can really afford. Clearing debts before you begin the mortgage process is vital and then you can start looking for your dream home with a clean slate. It will happen!
George Osborne's flagship Help to Buy loan scheme has mostly helped Britons in Conservative constituencies buy a new home
Bank of England governor Mark Carney has dismissed Vince Cable's call to cap mortgages at three-and-a-half times a house
Mark Carney boasted that the Bank of England was acting on fears about Britain's roaring housing market by forcing lenders
The Bank of England has admitted that its latest measures to rein in Britain's roaring property market will have "minimal
George Osborne's flagship mortgage guarantee scheme Help to Buy has yet to demonstrate that it is providing value for money
House prices are now rising "strongly" across most parts of the UK after official figures showed values leapt 9.1% year-on
George Osborne has been challenged to win around British workers in his Budget as a new poll found how financially battered
After figures showed the UK economy returning to growth, a recalcitrant was quick to presume vindication of his economic strategy, and he hasn't looked back since. Osborne is emboldened to the extent, that he opines all doubts over his approach have been conclusively proved wrong.
Help to Buy is bringing homeownership to within touching distance for thousands of younger buyers earlier than they may have thought possible. But it's important to remember that the deposit is just part of the equation and consideration must be given to how much you can afford to borrow - and crucially repay in the years to come.