Facebook and others pledge hundreds of millions of dollars toward affordable housing in Bay...

Facebook and the nonprofit Chan Zuckerberg Initiative are among the participants in a new group that's promising to commit hundreds of millions of dollars to expanding the availability of...

Could renting without huge deposits become the norm?

Tenants are being offered schemes that do away with the need for large amounts upfront Scraping together a deposit on a new flat...

All under one roof: the rise and rise of multigenerational life

With the young unable to afford to leave home and the old at risk of isolation, more families are opting to live together

Council urges ban on housing benefit being paid to rogue landlords

Brent paid £500,000 to Bernard McGowan despite him failing the ‘fit and proper’ testA London council that banned a rogue landlord and then...

UK rents fall for first time in a decade

Yorkshire records biggest percentage decline but signs emerge rents are rising againRents across Britain fell in 2018 for the first time in a...

Up to 25% wiped off house prices in some of UK’s wealthiest areas

Your Move says Brexit impact has led to falls in some cases of almost £500,000 in 12 monthsHouse prices in some of Britain’s wealthiest...

Outrage as help-to-buy boosts Persimmon profits to £1bn

Builder condemned for making massive gains from taxpayer-funded programmeHousebuilder Persimmon made a record-breaking £1bn profit last year – equal to more than £66,000 on every...

Top UK firms to reveal executive-worker pay gap under new rules

Regulations to ensure greater transparency come after string of shareholder revolts in 2018Britain’s biggest listed companies will be forced to justify the pay...

We’re a couple aged 76 – can we get help to buy a house?

We’re planning to return to the UK from Australia and wonder whether we can get a mortgageQ We are a couple both aged...

Many families are flocking to this one state here’s why

States like Texas and California seem to always be in the press as top destinations for moving Americans. Texas boasts no income tax, a booming business climate and a comparatively...

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