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Budget 2015: Help to Buy ISA announced for FTBs

The chancellor, George Osborne has announced the introduction of a Help to Buy ISA, due to be launched in the Autumn. The Help-to-Buy ISA will see first time buyers given a boost by the Government increasing their savings by 25%. The Chancellor revealed that for every £...


Does your home earn more than you do?

According to new Halifax research, during the last 2 years, average house prices have outstripped the average employee's net earnings in almost one in five local authority districts in the UK. The research highlighted that the vast majority of these areas are in London, the...


Can Garden Cities Solve The Housing Crisis?

Can Garden Cities Solve The Housing Crisis A think-tank has suggested that garden cities are not the answer to the country’s housing shortage and existing cities should be developed more densely. The Future Spaces Foundation estimates that an additional 67 garden cities...