You can change your cookie settings within your browser at any time.
The voice of building societies
Information and advice from the BSA and the Money Advice Trust.
Take a look at our latest statistics, highlighting the building society share of the mortgage market to June 2014.
mylostaccount.org.uk is a free online service that helps you trace lost savings and bring them safely back.
The latest facts, figures and opinions.
Take a look at the latest edition of our magazine, Society Matters.
Shortcuts to our most recently published content.
Leverage Ratio framework less draconian than feared
Why are all banks the same?
Money Advice Service - Treasury review
We organise educational and networking events for building societies and BSA associate members. Many of our events are open to non-member organisations.
Join our mailing list to receive alerts about new events as the information is published.
Register for alerts
When the Great War ended, three-quarters of households in England were private renters, a quarter were owner occupiers and less than 1% were in social housing.
Read Paul Broadhead's thoughts about the pace of change in housing in his latest blog.
The FPC has clearly listened to the concerns about the impact of a high/early leverage ratio on areas like mortgage availability/price and the framework is less draconian than feared.
To read this and other press releases and comments from the BSA click here.
Mortgage lending and savings statistics for the building society sector are now available.
Monthly data up to June 2014 can be downloaded. Please click here for more information.
© 2014 The Building Societies Association (BSA) | 6th Floor, York House, 23 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6UJ, UK