Poll finds considerable support on the UK for the re-introduction of 100% mortgages
November 26, 2018 / YouGov
Almost half the population in the UK, some 48% think re-introducing 100% mortgages is a good idea, a nationwide poll has found. The research from YouGov, which polled the views of 9,713 British adults, asked whether mortgages that don’t require a deposit because banks lend borrowers the entire cost of a home where a good idea, a bad idea, or if they didn’t know. While almost half of those polled believed this category of mortgage to be a good idea, 32% said that it was a bad idea, with a not-insignificant 20% saying that they don’t know.