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Incentives boost current account switching

Incentives from banks are boosting the number of people switching between current accounts, as high street competition moves from mortgages to money.

Cost of 90pc LTV mortgages down in UK

The cost of 90 per cent LTV mortgages has fallen in the UK at the start of 2016.

Current account contest heats up with M&S Bank offer

The competition among banks in the UK is heating up, as M&S Bank becomes the latest to offer an incentive for new current account customers.

Crowdfunding: A solution for young homeowners?

UK house prices continue to climb and, despite efforts from the government, a generation of would-be property buyers cannot afford to own a home. Is crowdfunding a solution?

Parents spend over £3k per kid on Christmas presents

Parents in the UK spend over £3,000 per child on Christmas presents.

Help to Buy ISA explained: Everything you need to know

Today marks the launch of Help to Buy ISAs in the UK. The new savings account from the government is designed to help first-time buyers afford a home. But how does it work? And how much help can you get?

Spending Review: Britain launches biggest building programme in over 30 years

The UK government has launched the biggest house building programme in over 30 years. The new Spending Review measures will create 400,000 affordable new homes by 2010. But how affordable are they? And is this more bad news for buy-to-let?

British demand booms for Italian property

British demand is booming for Italian property, with enquiries up by almost 50 per cent.

Conveyancer defrauds clients for £300k

A London conveyancer has been arrested and imprisoned for stealing £300,000 from clients.

UK prisons to be sold for homes

A host of Victorian prisons will be sold in cities across the UK to provide space for new homes.
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2022/09/25 10:37:31am