16/06/19

Largest number of mortgages for house purchase


Banks approved the largest number of mortgages for house purchase in five months in April.Data from banking trade body UK Finance shows there were 44,034 approvals for house purchase from the main high street banks in April, the highest figure since November 2018 and up 5.4% annually.

The increase is even more impressive on a seasonally adjusted basis, up 11.5% to 42,989, the largest rise since March 2016 and the highest number of approvals since February 2017.

This is a great time to place your property onto the market, if you are considering selling or letting your home please call one of the team at Fitzjohn estate agents on 01733 555520