Property

Over half of Help to Buy users could have bought a home without help

National Audit Office report has revealed that more than half the people using the government's Help to Buy initiative would have been able to purchase a home without the scheme's help.

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Brexit continues to weigh on London house prices

Property prices in London remained stagnant, while regional prices continue to bounce back. 

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Brexit-weary London drags down UK house price growth

Annual house price growth in Q1 of 2019 stood at just 0.4%. Behind the headline figure were sharp regional differences.

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How will P2P fare during a downturn?

A downturn will cause a shake-out of the poorest peer-to-peer lenders, but that isn’t necessarily a bad thing, argues Iain Niblock.

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Why investors should be wary of open-ended property funds  

Open-ended property funds have barred investors from accessing their cash in the past and will likely do so again in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

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UK house price growth remains flat as Brexit nears

UK house price growth remained subdued in February as Brexit continues to weigh on the market.

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Move into the property peer-to-peer lending space

P2P platforms allow investors to target solid returns without the roller-coaster volatility of the stockmarket, argues Roxana Mohammadian-Molina.

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Commercial property: it’s harder work to pick high-yield winners

Commercial property is a bellwether for the wider economy – and Brexit means investors will need to tread carefully.

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Housing market outlook worst for 20 years as Brexit black cloud looms

Sales are expected to slump in the months leading up to Brexit, according to surveyors.

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