Rightmove: Asking house prices dip and market will return to ‘normal’ in 2022

The frantic pandemic property market will ease and return to ‘closer to normal’ but house prices are still expected to rise 5 per cent in 2022, Rightmove said today. The typical property asking price dipped in December, down 0.7 per cent, or £2,234, according to the property listings portal giant. The typical home coming fresh … Read more

Homeowners could be forced to make properties eco-friendly or face struggle to remortgage or sell

Homeowners could be forced to spend thousands making properties eco-friendly in order to remortgage or sell under Government’s new green plans Government plans will encourage mortgage lenders to favour greener homes  This means those in older properties could struggle to sell or remortgage Making a home more eco-friendly can cost thousands  By Helen Crane For … Read more

Yorkshire BS mortgage offers super-low interest rate of 0.78%… should YOU risk taking a tracker?

A new mortgage from Yorkshire Building Society offers home buyers a market-leading interest rate of just 0.78 per cent, as the cost of borrowing to buy a home continues to hit record lows. The two-year fixed deal, which is also available to those remortgaging, is a tracker – which means that borrowers would pay the … Read more