OK, city slickers might be enjoying wallet busting super bonuses, but there’s no doubt that austerity is Britain’s buzz word of the moment. For most people money is still tight, so if you’re on a budget, what could you buy for less than £100,000?
Although things have certainly been worse in the past, there’s no denying that people are currently in the process of tightening their belts. The term ‘Breadline Britain’ may be a little extreme, but it is certainly true that the nation is becoming more careful when it comes to large purchases. Many of those starting out on the path to home ownership are wary of pushing themselves too far financially. They want to avoid crippling mortgages and running costs that break the bank, so we’ve trawled the UK to find a selection of houses priced under £100k.