Cash buyers on the rise.

It says 350,000 properties were bought outright with cash in 2013, accounting for more than a third of sales and a higher proportion than at any time since 2007 But many of these cash buyers are not freeing up other…

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Mortgage rates may rise despite unchanged base rate

At first sight the decision by the Bank of England not to raise base rate appears good news for the industry – but the small print of the decision contains a warning. The minutes of the BoE Monetary Policy Committee,…

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