The voice of building societies

The Building Societies Association (BSA) is the voice for all 43 UK building societies as well as 6 credit unions. Together these organisations serve around 25 million customers across the UK

Latest content from the BSA

Why cooperatives and mutuals can help "build back bette...

29 Sep 2020

The Rebuilding Business for Society report–compiled by a group of co-operative and mutual trade associations–says they can play a leading role in reinvigorating communities, especially those left behi...

By Hilary McVitty

Guest blog: 3 ways to support remote workers now and in...

22 Sep 2020

Guest blog by BSA Associate, Benenden Health

By Nathan Parks

Housing market sentiment rebounds but fears around job ...

17 Sep 2020

Consumer views on the housing market rebounded strongly in the BSA’s quarterly consumer survey, Property Tracker. 

By Katie Wise

First Homes policy taking shape

27 Aug 2020

The central plank of the Government’s house-building policy is First Homes, which as Jenrick sets out will give a “30% discount on new homes for key workers including nurses and teachers and police of...

By Charlie Blagbrough

Building societies remain an important part of the comm...

05 Aug 2020

Independent research carried out online by YouGov on behalf of the Building Societies Association in July shows that 70% of building society customers see their society as an important part of the com...

By Joseph Thompson

Support for shared owners during the Coronavirus crisis

03 Aug 2020

This update from the BSA and National Housing Federation (NHF) sets out the support shared owners can expect from their housing association and their mortgage lender during the coronavirus crisis. 

By Charlie Blagbrough