Britain’s housing market is broken and in need of fixing, says PM Theresa May. Good news, then, that the sector is facing an “Uber moment”, says Simon Wilson.
Those longing for a crash or a bonanza will be disappointed, says Max King. Expect house prices to just creep up.
Housebuilders have been a good bet for investors, says John Stepek, but now the housing market is slowing. It could be time for investors to seek shelter.
Letting property out as a holiday home has tax advantages, but do your research thoroughly, says Emma Lunn.
It’s tempting to hand over the dirty work of managing your Air BnB lets to someone else. Just be sure to read the small print, says Sarah Moore.
UK house prices fell in May and are flat in real terms over the last year. That’s a good thing, says John Stepek – for homebuyers and the wider economy.
Peer-to-peer lenders are waking up to the potential of providing finance for social housing. David Stevenson explores two new offerings.