China’s online lenders offer mortgages

Peer-to-peer downpayment loans let buyers skirt requirements

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My husband and I would like to move to France for our retirement, but what would be the tax implications?

Mortgage rates set to fall further

The sudden slump in gilt yields has fed through to swaps

Annuity reforms will ‘restrict mortgages’

Lack of income will make it harder for older borrowers

London house prices up 20% in a year

Latest ONS figures show 11.7% increase across UK

Bernanke refusal points to banking flaws

We must stop providing bailouts based on unrealistic models, writes Amir Sufi

Edinburgh property

Prime property rush in Scotland

Agents expect busy period ahead of new tax regime

Mortgage rules ‘cooling the market’

Affordability becoming stretched in many areas

Nationwide cuts early repayment loan fees

Mutual imposes sliding scale of charges

Mortgage prisoners left in jail

Banks reluctant to use transitional arrangements

Homeowners ‘would struggle’ with rate rise

One in five would struggle to find money

Redress deadline passes for letting firms

Schemes can offer compensation, but stop short of regulation

Boost for mortgages from private banks

Regulator loosens rules on higher loans

Stamp duty revenues rise by one-third

Million-pound home buyers paid almost £2bn last year

Chart that tells a story . . . mansion tax

Proposed annual levy would target London homeowners

Rights for widows in intestacy revamp

Estates without a will are to be divided differently

Rules on second mortgages to tighten

City watchdog to subject borrowers to affordability test

Nationwide resumes Help to Buy for home movers

Building society reopens access to controversial scheme

Property finance in the crowd

As the sector grows, so do warnings of the risks

Six years for five from Virgin

Bank launches six-year fix at same rate as five-year

Borrowers face pension dilemma

Pension savings could be used to repay home loans