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First time buyer market divides opinion

When it comes to impressions of the housing market a report from the Halifax has found a wide disconnect between prospective first-time buyers and their parents. While just 12 per cent of parents believe it is ‘virtually impossible for first-time … Continue reading

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Housing market sluggish as first time buyer activity falls

The total number of loans advanced to first time buyers is still five per cent lower than it was a year ago according to the latest figures from the Council for Mortgage Lenders (CML). The total number of loans advanced … Continue reading

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Ability to buy still a challenge – but improving in the Eastern region

It is increasingly difficult for house hunters to buy a new home, despite recent improvements in the housing market according to the latest Market Insight research from estate agency Hamptons. The firm said that despite some of the lowest mortgage … Continue reading

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First-time buyers using Help to Buy to sidestep house price inflation

New house buyers are bypassing four years of house price inflation by using the second part of the Help to Buy scheme. Homebuyers are using the mortgage guarantee element of the government’s incentive scheme to get onto the property ladder, … Continue reading

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Lifestyle living development hosts residents’ arts and crafts exhibition

Residents at The Croft, a lifestyle living development for the over 55s in Bourne, Lincolnshire, are to display their own art and craft work at a public exhibition. On Saturday (24 May), residents and the wider Bourne community are invited … Continue reading

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Homebuyers: don’t miss out on your free May Day gift from Larkfleet Homes

Visit The Croft sales office in Bourne, Lincolnshire, today – Thursday 1 May – and pick up a free gift, courtesy of housebuilder Larkfleet Homes. To celebrate May Day, potential homebuyers who visit the sales office today will receive a … Continue reading

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Mortgage applicants now facing tougher questions

People applying for mortgages are now likely to face tougher questions about their lifestyle and spending commitments. Some important changes came into effect at the weekend with the implementation of the new Mortgage Market Review (MMR) rules. According to the Financial … Continue reading

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