Coronavirus mortgage relief for homeowners
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Coronavirus mortgage relief for homeowners

The government has announced new measures to help those facing financial difficulties during the coronavirus crisis.

Speaking at a news conference, Chancellor Rishi Sunak said mortgage lenders will offer a three month mortgage payment holiday to those struggling to pay.

He also said the government would go further if the financial help wasn't enough.

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  • 17 Mar 2020
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