The Financial Times house price index for April shows stable house price inflation across the country (see interactive map). Legacy fever continues with the Times commenting that one of the intractable endowment’s of the Blair decade has been ‘the distortion of any normal or sustainable relation between houseRead More →

Housing associations could face higher loan repayments and reduced access to funds as a result of tougher banking rules, housing experts fear. The Financial Services Authority wants lenders to hold higher levels of capital and liquid assets in reserve, and this may push up interest payments across social housingRead More →