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The new year is starting with a bang with the number of experts expecting prices will continue rising at a 14-year high
However, one in eleven facing rent or mortgage trouble in January
Was Cameron's plan to rope in some ordinary-looking types to promote the Help To Buy scheme? It appears to have gone laughably awry...
First-time buyers are still flooding back to the property market, lured by lower interest rates and the Government's mortgage subsidies. Transactions numbered 27,800 in November, up 28 per cent on a year earlier, according to the latest survey by LSL Property Services.
Non-doms with split employment contracts will no longer be able to avoid duty by putting their earnings through low-tax foreign jurisdictions
Latest reports forecast continued rise though not a 'housing bubble'
Latest monthly increase of 0.6 per cent took average UK house values to £174,566
FLS will focus solely on boosting loans to businesses from 2014
But there are still fears about the potential impact of higher interest rates and higher mortgage payments
Figures show average-income first-time buyers make up the bulk of 2,000-plus who have taken up scheme
1.7 million in the UK now rent out their spare rooms, claims new report
High numbers of borrowers opting for fixed rates
"The scheme will help to stimulate the UK housing market over the short term like a shot of adrenalin"
Mr Madine was found guilty of causing Mr Beresford actual bodily harm and causing Mr Hall grievous bodily harm
Property industry welcomes crackdown on hidden charges in the rental market
Energy companies are in for a tough ride if they don't listen to consumers