Young couple looking in estate agents' window for a home together

If you want to buy a home, get a partner

Getting on the property ladder is a job for two people. With a first London home needing a £90,000 deposit, the Bank Of Mum And Dad can only stretch so far. Increasingly, 18 to 35-year-olds are waiting for The One or, at least, another one, before they quit renting – which is a more expensive option. According to Halifax, 45% …

Giles BroadbentIf you want to buy a home, get a partner