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Homeowners should be wary of rate rises – but shouldn’t panic

The Money Advice Service released a warning on 2 October that suggested as many as a fifth of UK homeowners would struggle to cover their repayments in the event of an increase in interest rates (1). The warning comes after … Continue reading

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Homeowners should be wary of rate rises – but shouldn’t panic

By Ben Gosling of TurnKey Mortgages The Money Advice Service released a warning on 2 October that suggested as many as a fifth of UK homeowners would struggle to cover their repayments in the event of an increase in interest … Continue reading

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35 question to ask when buying a home

Did you buy or sell a three- or four-bedroom house in the short period surrounding the turn of the decade? If so, you may remember the Home Information Pack. Introduced for larger homes between August and September 2007, HIPs were … Continue reading

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Buying a dilapidated property: three funding options for renovation

That the UK has a housing shortage is no secret. Legislators, housebuilders and developers all have their work cut out for them in addressing the supply imbalance that is seeing the cost of both buying and renting a home shooting … Continue reading

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Interest rates – what next for UK homeowners?

Interest rates have been at their lowest ever level now for half a decade. A deliberate economic policy designed to encourage people to spend and banks to lend, it means two simple things: good news for borrowers, and bad news … Continue reading

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