Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Well, what are you waiting for, the good ship Titanic leaves in five minutes.
News that it is now cheaper to buy rather than rent across 90 per cent of Britain may rub salt into the wounds of many frustrated first-time buyers (FTBs). But are things really as tough as they seem for those wanting to get that first foot on the property ladder? New figures from property website Zoopla show that falling house prices and a jump in rental demand have meant that the average renter in Britain is currently paying 13 per cent more than the average owner.