Housing

365 000
first-time buyers took out mortgages in the UK in 2017
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first-time buyers took out mortgages in the UK in 2017

first-time buyers took out mortgages in the UK in 2017. It’s the highest rate for 11 years

Buying into the dream – a view from homes across Europe
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Buying into the dream – a view from homes across Europe

Renters are unhappy compared with home owners, and many feel they'll never afford to buy.

the control premium
What is...

What is the control premium?

Staying in control can feel great. But there can be a price to pay.

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