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MORTGAGE LENDING REBOUNDS BY 21% IN MARCH

Mortgage lending rebounded in March when the amount lent in home loans rose by 21% compared with the previous month, lenders have said. However the pick-up came after a lull in lending for home loans at the start of the year, the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) figures show...

House Prices Up In March says Halifax

House prices rose by 0.1% in March when compared with the previous month, but are still 2.9% lower than a year ago, according to the Halifax. Its monthly survey found that the average price of a property was £162,912 - up £215 on February. But over the first three...

Spring Bounce !

Nationwide's latest housing survey found property prices increased by 0.5% during March. However, this was unlikely to mark the start of a boom in house prices, the lender said. The cost of an average home was £164,751, some 0.1% more than a year earlier. 'Subdued...