There’s arguably never been a better time to buy a house but is talk of a post-Brexit property boom overrated?
the new policy might seem attractive but it comes with hidden catches that could hamper first time buyers when it’s time for them to sell up.
From British infrastructure to companies that trade heavily with the US, would-be investors should be led by geopolitics this year.
It would be somewhat odd if UK markets did not rise sharply on Friday morning if the Conservatives win
Even if It was a promise made in error, a comprehensive leasehold ban would bring us up to speed with other countries
‘Green crap’ was David Cameron’s memorable verdict on his own government’s efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of UK homes,…
The promise of long-term mortgages and discounted homes comes with a catch
Electronic payments make us more vulnerable to system failures and consumers are easier to track
Boris Johnson has gone quiet on leasehold reform, which would help aspirant young people with sky-rocketing rents
The slump in West London house prices is not necessarily indicative of the rest of the UK
The odds may only be 9-1 but we should all be hedging against a Corbyn win
Any notion of a Brexit bounce has to be weighed against the backdrop of a deteriorating global economy
Help to buy ISAs are soon coming to an end but who have they really benefitted?
Brexit is being blamed for many things but a fall in house price inflation should be welcomed
Deutsche Bank has suggested putting free cash into the hands of consumers but, as with quantitative easing, there are risks
Labour has neglected to address the biggest inequality of them all: the school catchment area
The drop in inflation and the rise in wages is good news for the economy
Take two property companies, both involved in the same business: renting office buildings, carving them up into smaller spaces and…
If Boris Johnson’s premiership follows recent historical trends, it should boost the markets
For all his socialist talk, Corbyn has a habit of announcing policies that will benefit the rich. His leasehold reforms are no exception
If ever there was a tale that should remind you of the advantages of drawing up a will it is…
As Neil Woodford shows, fund managers’ luck runs out all too often
Most industries have long since been seized by the big guys. Look at coffee shops, once a tapestry of micro…
Whatever happened to the great Brexit property crash? The stock market has been pummelled on occasion since the referendum in…