Posts tagged housing crisis
The return of 100% mortgages

Although some have expressed concerns about the return to 100% mortgages, their very existence is a symptom of the wider housing crisis in this country. Although the ‘Help to Buy’ programmes have encouraged and assisted people onto the housing ladder, the average first time buyer in this country is still in their 30s. Faced with extortionate rent prices, one can understand why young people find it difficult to save.

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