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Repossessions

Property repossessions and arrears at a six year low

Low interest rates mean fewer homeowners are struggling to keep up with their mortgage repayments

13 November 2014

Repossessions lowest since credit crunch began

8,200 properties were repossessed between July and September this year, the lowest in a single quarter since 2007

8 November 2012

Home repossessions fall, but future less rosy

The number of home repossessions has fallen to its lowest level in a year and-a-half despite the toughening economy

9 August 2012

Mortgage rescue scheme comes up short

A government scheme to help people avoid losing their homes assisted fewer than half as many as expected at three times the cost

25 May 2011

Home repossessions up 15%

Some 9,100 properties were taken by mortgage lenders during the first quarter of 2011

12 May 2011

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