Latest BSA statistics

Mortgage lending 

Mortgage lending in the second quarter of 2017 (April– June 2017):

Building societies approved 112,340 mortgage loans, a 29% share of the 383,980 mortgage loans approved across the market in the period. Gross mortgage lending by building societies was £16.1 billion, accounting for 26% of the £61.9 billion total mortgage lending in the UK during the period. Net mortgage lending by building societies (gross lending minus repayments) was £3.3 billion, a 30% share of total net lending across the market of £11.2 billion. This leaves building societies with outstanding mortgage balances of £292.4 billion at the end of June 2017, a 22% market share.


Building society mortgage lending figures can be downloaded here


Savings

Household savings in the second quarter of 2017 (April– June 2017):

Savings balances at building societies increased by £3.3 billion, a 24% share of the £14.0 billion across the market. Savings balances outstanding at building societies now stand at £265.5 billion, an 18% market share of the total £1,449.0 billion across the market.


Building society savings figures can be downloaded here.