Monthly Archives: September, 2017

Number Crunching

1.51% The interest rate on the Halifax’s three-year fixed-rate mortgage 8% The proportion of homebuyers who get help from parents…

THE TREND | MONOCHROME

Jane Stevens shares the hottest trends to hit the High St and beyond in this month’s edition of THE TREND.…

SO SOUTH | SEPTEMBER

Moon over Volcano is an original artwork by Don Blanding—the early 20th century poet who illustrated his own work with…

Choosing Fixed Rates

Swap rates – the rate lenders pay to borrow money – have risen in recent weeks on the back of…

Landlords Selling Up

Changes to the tax regime on buy-to-let properties mean that one in four landlords is considering selling up within the…

Guilty Money

A study of potential first-time buyers suggests that most feel guilty about “borrowing” money for a deposit from their parents…

Fixed Rate Jump

Fears of a rise in the interest rate have led many lenders to put up the cost of their fixed-rate…