Mortgage Approvals up in 3.2% in August

UK Finance reports that mortgage approvals remained strong in August 2019 with annual increases across
both purchase and remortgage figures.Mortgage Approvals up in 3.2% in August

In total there were 85,931 mortgages approved by the main high street banks in August 2019.The data shows that mortgage approvals for home purchases were 3.2% higher and remortgage approvals were 0.1% higher than in August 2018.