OAKWORTH NEWS SUMMARY - JUNE
Bank of England
The Bank of England announced that rates would remain at 0.5% at its June meeting.
UK house prices ‘up 2.6% in May’
UK house prices rose by 2.6% in May according to the latest Halifax survey. The increase in prices is the highest since October 2002 but house sales remain low with banks and building societies still reluctant to lend. Many first time buyers are having to find deposits of 10-25%. If you are looking for a mortgage contact Karen Clegg or Bob Jennings - our mortgage specialists.
Oakworth sponsored Martyn Woolford sends Scunthorpe into the Championship
Oakworth Consultancy Services, the official kit sponsors of Scunthorpe’s Martyn Woolford (pictured below), were delighted to see both Scunthorpe promoted to the Championship, and Martyn pick up the Man of the Match award at Wembley (full match report can be found here ). Oakworth Consultancy Services are firmly committed to helping local talent achieve their goals and we look forward to seeing Martyn progress next season.