United Kingdom Mortgage Approvals  1986-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of loan approvals for house purchase in the United Kingdom rose to 65,139 in November 2017 from an upwardly revised 64,887 in October, and above market expectations of 64,000. Meanwhile, approvals of loans secured on dwellings for remortgaging increased to 53,922 from 51,956 in October and the number of approvals for other purposes went up to 14,056 from 13,799. Mortgage lending rose by GBP 3.5 billion in November, compared to a GBP 3.4 billion increase in October, also above market consensus of GBP 3.4 billion. Mortgage Approvals in the United Kingdom averaged 85.29 Thousand from 1986 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 151.80 Thousand in May of 1988 and a record low of 26.71 Thousand in November of 2008.

United Kingdom Mortgage Approvals
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-30 09:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 66.23K 67.23K 66.05K 65K
2017-11-29 09:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 64.58K 66.11K 65.00K 66.7K
2018-01-04 09:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 65.14K 64.89K 64K 65.1K
2018-01-30 09:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 65.14K 65.5K
2018-03-01 09:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 66K
2018-03-29 08:30 AM Mortgage Approvals 66.5K

United Kingdom Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Starts 41820.00 42480.00 69520.00 16420.00 [+]
Construction Output 0.40 1.30 24.00 -19.20 percent [+]
Housing Index 728.30 732.80 732.80 96.10 Index Points [+]
Mortgage Approvals 65.14 64.89 151.80 26.71 Thousand [+]
Mortgage Applications 39507.00 40417.00 93237.00 17094.00 Units [+]
Construction Orders 25.50 -12.50 37.40 -43.90 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 63.40 63.50 73.30 63.40 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 52.20 53.10 64.60 27.80 [+]

United Kingdom Mortgage Approvals

Mortgage approvals for house purchase refers to the firm offers of lenders to advance credit secured on specific dwellings to their customers. It covers approvals that are fully secured on residential property by a first mortgage. It includes existing borrowers transferring their existing mortgage to another property, lending to first-time purchasers and lending for buy-to-let purposes. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Mortgage Approvals - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Mortgage Approvals - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
65.14 64.89 151.80 26.71 1986 - 2017 Thousand Monthly

mortgage approvals by Country
Country Last
Spain 24706.00 Oct/17
United Kingdom 65.14 Nov/17