Mortgages

bills-couple

How to cope with an unexpected redundancy

Whether it's you or your partner who has lost their job, redundancy can take a toll on your emotional and financial health. Here’s how to take control.

Savings | 02 Sep 2014
complaints

REVEALED: The most complained-about companies

Prudential has topped the Financial Ombudsman Service's (FOS) list of most complained about pension firms after consumer gripes against the firm were up 2 per cent on the previous half year.

Investments | 02 Sep 2014
estateagents

Income multiple cap must be lifted, says trade body

First-time buyers will suffer if smaller lenders are not given greater freedom to lend above four-and-a-half times borrowers' income, warned the Building Societies Association (BSA).

Mortgages | 01 Sep 2014
new-button

Product launches of the week

TSB's offer to pay your council tax and MBNA's agreement with Tottenham Hotspur F.C. are just two of this week's wonders.

Credit Cards & Loans | 29 Aug 2014
The .London domain on display in Trafalger Square

East London property values rocket 800%

The total value of East London property has grown by more than 800 per cent since 1987, outrunning any other area in the capital, including the upmarket West End borough of Kensington & Chelsea.

Mortgages | 29 Aug 2014
graveyard

Is superstition why your house won't sell?

Two thirds of Brits could be put off buying a particular home by a bad vibe, whether that was proximity to a crime scene or just an odd feeling about the owners.

Mortgages | 27 Aug 2014
Royal Bank of Scotland

FCA fines RBS and Natwest £14.5m over mortgage advice

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Royal Bank of Scotland and Natwest Bank £14.5m for failings in their mortgage advice.

Mortgages | 27 Aug 2014
back-2-school

Top state schools add 8% premium to house prices

Parents are paying £21,000 more to buy a home near a top state school in England where prices have now reached an average of £268,000.

Mortgages | 26 Aug 2014
poffice

Guide for First-Time Buyers

Download our free, handy guide for first-time buyers, produced in association with the Post Office.

First Time Buyer | 26 Aug 2014
for-sale-2

Cost gap between buying and renting widens

First time buyers spend an average of £110 per month – and about £1,300 per year – less than their renting counterparts.

Mortgages | 23 Aug 2014
new-button

Product launches of the week

Mortgages take center stage once more in this week's round-up of new products.

Investments | 22 Aug 2014
first-time buyer

First-time buyer sales hit seven-year high

First-time buyer sales rose to a seven-year high in July as 30,000 fledgling buyers climbed onto the bottom rung of the property ladder.

First Time Buyer | 22 Aug 2014
co-op

Co-op posts £76m loss as MMR affects mortgage sales

The Co-operative Bank has registered a pre-tax loss of £75.8m for the first six months of the year, its interim results have shown.

Mortgages | 22 Aug 2014
lease-definition

Buy-to-let: Is being a landlord worth the headache?

With rent rises making headlines, buy-to-let may look like a ripe opportunity. But is being a landlord worth the trouble? Your Money asked the experts.

Investments | 22 Aug 2014
Edinburgh

Edinburgh least affordable British city for next-time buyers

The average price difference between a flat and a first house is 125 per cent in Edinburgh, making it one of the hardest places to scale the property ladder in the UK.

Mortgages | 21 Aug 2014

Money tips of the week

Advertisement

Advertisement

Money management tools

No matching document

Advertisement

Awards

ymawards2014

The Your Money Awards, recognising excellence in online & direct service provision.