September's Economic Tracker

Our thoughts on house prices and the first time buyer market.

Robert Gardner, Chief Economist at Nationwide and Andrew Baddeley-Chappell, Head of Mortgage Strategy & Policy feature in Mortgage Strategy this week.

In September's economic tracker Andrew talks about hope for first time buyers.

Andrew says "First time buyers have traditionally acted as both the fuel for the housing market and the oil that keeps the market moving...

Lenders have focused on finding ways to support the market and deals are available... the recent Government and builder-backed FirstBuy scheme provides part of the solution."

Read the full articles on Mortgage Strategy.