UK housing market at its weakest point in a decade, says Savills

Upmarket property firm blames Brexit uncertainty for putting off would-be buyersThe UK housing market is at the weakest point since the global financial crisis a decade ago as Brexit uncertainty puts off buyers, according to a leading estate agent.Savi…

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Young Britons believe dream of owning home is over, survey says

Santander survey suggests only a quarter of under-34s could own a home by 2026One of Britain’s biggest mortgage lenders has found that 70% of young people now believe that the homeownership dream is over for their generation.Having carried out the larg…

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London house prices fall at fastest rate in 10 years

It is the biggest plunge since the 7.0% annual drop recorded in August 2009, says ONSHouse prices in London have fallen at their fastest pace since the financial crash a decade ago as the capital bears the brunt of the nationwide torpor in the property…

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London house prices suffer biggest slump since 2009, as pound keeps dropping – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as UK housing market keeps slowing and the pound hits fresh lowsBreaking: London house prices fell 4.4% in MayBiggest decline in a decadeUK house price growth slows to 1.2%Introduction: Pound …

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