Thursday, April 15, 2010
But are approvals at pre-recession levels ? No..
Last month was the third consecutive monthly rise in mortgage application, up 112pc from the same time last year. Grenville Turner, group chief executive of Countrywide, said: "Widespread uncertainty surrounding the economy and election does not appear to have deterred mortgage customers, which might partly be due to the number people who have sat tight during the recession and are now ready to move regardless.