Halifax



Halifax bets on strong housing market with mortgage limit increase

Halifax has eased its mortgage borrowing rules for millions of affluent homebuyers in a bet that the UK housing market will remain strong despite the threat of rising interest rates.

Published 20 October 2021

Halifax launches two-year fixed rate mortgage deal at 0.83%

Halifax has launched a new ultra-low two-year fixed-rate mortgage deal priced at 0.83%.

Published 10 August 2021

Halifax: UK house prices rise by 0.4% in July

UK house prices rose by a further 0.4% in July, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 6 August 2021

Halifax: Average UK house prices dip for the first time since January

UK house prices slipped 0.5% in June, signalling the first month-on-month decline this year, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 7 July 2021

Halifax: UK house prices rose 1.3% month-on-month in May

UK house prices rose 1.3% month-on-month in May, which lifted the annual rate of increase to a near seven-year high of 9.5%, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 7 June 2021

Halifax: UK house prices rose 1.4% month-on-month in April

On a monthly basis, UK house prices in April were 1.4% higher than in March, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 10 May 2021

Halifax: UK house prices rose 1.1% month-on-month in March

UK house prices have risen 1.1% month-on-month in March, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 9 April 2021

Halifax: UK house prices slump by 0.1% in February

UK house prices fell by 0.1% month-on-month (m/m) in February, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 5 March 2021

Halifax: Demand for detached houses 'booms' during pandemic

Demand for detached houses in the UK has boomed during the coronavirus pandemic, pushing prices three times faster than for flats, according to new figures released by Halifax.

Published 15 February 2021

Halifax: UK house prices fell 0.3% in January

UK house prices fell 0.3% month-on-month in January after having been flat in December, according to the latest Halifax house price index.

Published 5 February 2021

UK house prices set to fall by up to 5% in 2021, warns Halifax

Halifax has estimated that house prices in the UK will drop by up to 5% next year as a result of rising unemployment and the end of the UK Government’s stamp duty holiday.

Published 22 December 2020

More than half of UK kids expect to be bank rolled by mum and dad until they have a job

More than half (57%) of children across the UK think they should be given an allowance up until their first job, according to the latest research from Halifax. 

Published 24 August 2020

Halifax: UK house prices rose 1.6% month-on-month in July

UK house prices rose 1.6% month-on-month in July, marking the first increase since February and the largest rise since December 201, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 7 August 2020

Halifax: UK house prices drop by 0.2% in May

House prices in the UK dropped again in May with prices 0.2% lower than in April, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

Published 5 June 2020

Mortgage lenders seek 40% deposits

Britain's mortgage lenders have dramatically increased their loan-to-value deposits for house purchases with Halifax and Barclays among those seeking 40% down-payments to fund buyers amid rising expectations of a housing crash. 

Published 1 April 2020