NEWS that house prices dipped in January shouldn’t come as a surprise, with new buyer enquiries falling for the tenth consecutive month, sales dipping and valuations (for potential sales) showing no signs of optimism.
IF you're a home-owner thinking about moving/upsizing/downsizing, and given the current state of the market, should you stay or go? Well, the answer very much depends on where your loyalties/needs are with your property.
HAS your toddler ever decided that the living room wall was a grand place for trying out their new set of coloured markers? And you came in, to hear them proudly exclaim, in perfect toddler-speak, ‘Wall!’? Well, the writing may be on the wall for the state pension too - at least for the state pension as we know it.
Did you know that only female wasps have a sting? Well the Government knows all about that right now, because a women’s pensions group - Women Against State Pension Inequality (Waspi) – are stinging them over the ongoing rise in the state pension age for women.