First-time buyers: Four ways the property market ‘will be tougher’

Image copyright Getty Images Official forecasts predict a fall in UK house prices with the economy in recession and jobs being lost. First-time buyers may be rejoicing about the prospect of cheaper property. Yet a report by the Resolution Foundation suggests home ownership could become increasingly “out of reach” for this group of people. It comes as a survey of… Read more →

New Zealand ‘frustrated’ over UK trade talks, says deputy PM

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Peters, leader of the populist New Zealand First party, is also the country’s foreign minister. New Zealand is “very frustrated” with the pace of post-Brexit trade talks with the UK, the country’s deputy prime minister has said. Winston Peters said the UK’s EU membership had not left it “match fit” to negotiate its… Read more →