Just because George Osborne’s Help to Buy scheme is evidently stupid, doesn’t mean you can write any old rubbish. The Guardian’s leading article this morning is typical of the pap that is usually written about housing. More than 100,000 houses are being built each year. This is quite a lot. The shortfall from the Five-Year [...]
Generation Rent: How the rental market boom is creating huge challenges for landlords and property owners around the UK
There’s no doubt Britain is fast turning into a nation of renters, so much so, that a new term has even been coined to represent the huge percentage of young Brits who are now choosing to rent instead of buy.
Be wary of those who confidently assert that our present economic malaise is a consequence of high household debt levels. And certainly don’t accept for a moment the argument that British banks fell over because they lent too much to us.
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