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Brexit and the UK housing market

The economy and future of Britain is currently hanging on the Brexit deal amidst concerns of uncertainty. With speculation over the outcome, survey

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2018 budget

2018 Budget: what does it mean for home-buyers?

On Monday the 29th October, Chancellor, Philip Hammond revealed the 2018 budget. All this ahead of the final Brexit negotiations and following from

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Privacy, online security

What does GDPR mean for me and my personal data?

We all know the feeling of annoyance when you look in your inbox to find junk mail from websites you’ve never heard of before, or seeing the unkn

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Worst A&Es revealed as NHS waiting times reach highest levels in over a decade

Winter in the UK seemed to last forever this year, and with Spring looking to be just as dreary NHS England data has recorded that A&E waiting

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ensure you’re ready to be a first-time buyer

How to beat the mortgage rate rise

For many the possibility of an impending rate rise as early as May this year means your monthly mortgage costs could rise. With the hint from the B

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how much can you borrow?

HSBC introduces 95% LTV mortgages

First-time buyers will need deposits of just 5%, with HSBC offering 95% LTV mortgages through its broker partners.

Spring has officially s

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