Property crowdfunding is becoming an ever more popular way to buy into bricks and mortar. But think carefully before putting your money in.
In a rare example of government action having the intended effect, buy-to-let landlords are selling up, and that could mean house prices falling.
Dominic Frisby looks at the historical relationship between UK house prices and gold, and concludes that your money is better off in the yellow metal than bricks and mortar.
The government wants to prevent tenants and leaseholders being exploited by agents, says Emma Lunn.
Using a limited company means higher-rate taxpayers can still get full tax relief on mortgage interest, says Emma Lunn.
Theresa May recently announced a major overhaul to the National Planning Policy Framework to “deliver the homes the country needs”. If only it were that simple, says Emily Hohler.
With house prices down 3.1% in April, the UK housing market is looking weaker than it has for a long time. John Stepek explains why, and asks what’s next.