Many of us dream of building our own homes – but how do you go about it? Chris Menon explains.
Housebuilder Persimmon is to allow buyers to hold back some of the purchase price of their new-build home until problems are resolved. It’s a start, but it’s hardly revolutionary.
UK house prices have been falling in “real” terms – after inflation – for while. But now the pace of decline is picking up. John Stepek looks at where the property market is likely to go next.
Don’t be fooled by the attractive yields from investing in student property: the market doesn’t live up to the hype.
Overseas investors who put down deposits as high as 80% on property developments have been left struggling to get their money back when the buildings failed to materialise.
Emma Lunn rounds up the latest news stories that affect property investors, landlords and homebuyers.
Retirement interest-only mortgages could be a better way to access funds than equity-release products.