Pantheon Macroeconomics - Many observers hoped that the silver lining of a slowdown in house price growth this year would be that more first-time buyers could step onto the first rung of the housing ladder. Instead, purchasing a first home has become even harder for FTBs with modest deposits.

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8 June 2017 Stepping on the First Rung of the Housing Ladder isn't Getting Easier

By Samuel Tombs

Many observers hoped that the silver lining of a slowdown in house price growth this year would be that more first-time buyers could step onto the first rung of the housing ladder. Instead, purchasing a first home has become even harder for FTBs with modest deposits.

Posted: 7th Jun 2017 in 'UK Documents'

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