Housing Market

The share of first-time buyers in the housing market has dwindled to its lowest point in nearly three years, estate agents
The share of first-time buyers in the housing market has dwindled to its lowest point in nearly three years, estate agents
House sellers are typically knocking nearly £20,000 off their original asking prices - the biggest discount in two years
The government must find new sources of finance to fund the construction of 250,000 new homes per year, if it is to solve
Four Whitehall departments have published details for the first time setting out how their formerly-used land and property
Architects have criticised the "shameful shoe-box homes" being built in Britain today, saying many are too small for family
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- House prices dropped 1.2% last month, the Halifax said, ending three months of price rises. The average
So Melbourne has done it. Yesterday edging out Vancouver for the title of World's Most Liveable City by Economist Intelligence Unit. Vancouver, having held the crown for just short of a decade, must be seething
If home ownership keeps declining, we'll need to think of way of turning that around - or over time we will all suffer the consequences.
The figures released today by the National Housing Federation make for worrying reading, with home ownership to reach the lowest levels they have been since the 1980s.