Housing market

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Mortgage lending strengthens despite Bank of England base rate warning
Price war sees even lower interest rates in third quarter with lenders accepting smaller deposits

Phillip Inman

14, Oct, 2021 @11:50 AM

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Britain’s homes could be worth £9.2tn on open market, report shows
Property website values total UK housing at four times the value of the country’s economy

Hilary Osborne

13, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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UK house prices show strongest monthly rise since 2007
Halifax says average property price rose by 1.7%, or £4,425, to £267,587 in September

Mark Sweney

07, Oct, 2021 @8:51 AM

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UK house price growth slows as end to stamp duty holiday looms
Impending halt to tax break on Friday cools market to 0.1% growth in September

Jasper Jolly

30, Sep, 2021 @9:44 AM

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Owners face new trap in their bid to sell flats hit by Grenfell cladding crisis
Mortgage firms still want safety certificates on low-rise buildings, despite new ruling

Tom Wall

26, Sep, 2021 @8:08 AM

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‘Eerie silence’ as Evergrande misses payment deadline
As debt-laden Chinese property giant enters 30-day grace period, officials look to limit unrest and job losses

Vincent Ni and Julia Kollewe

24, Sep, 2021 @8:06 AM

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Whether it’s homes or jobs, our dreams are moving further out of reach every year | Mark Blyth
From the warped housing market to the ‘knowledge economy’, the system increasingly works only for the uber-wealthy, says Mark Blyth, a political economist at Brown University

Mark Blyth

22, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Shares in China’s Evergrande plunge again as fears of contagion grow
Hong Kong stock fell up to 19% amid default fears that are beginning to have a knock-on effect on other markets

Martin Farrer

20, Sep, 2021 @10:13 AM

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China’s Lehman Brothers moment?: Evergrande crisis rattles economy
President Xi Jinping faces serious test of his financial reforms as struggles of property giant send ripples through real-estate sector

Martin Farrer and Vincent Ni

17, Sep, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Thousands of leaseholders freed from doubling of ground rents
CMA says it will take further action against developers which do not remove such terms from contracts

Joanna Partridge

15, Sep, 2021 @4:02 PM

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Average UK house price fell by £10,000 in July
Monthly fall follows year of rising prices and phasing out of stamp duty holiday

Joanna Partridge

15, Sep, 2021 @1:05 PM

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From coffee to microchips – how the supply chain crisis is disrupting UK plc
All you need to know about who is affected and why it’s the worst supply chain crisis since the 1970s

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

10, Sep, 2021 @2:06 PM

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