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  • West Brom adds ten year fix and cuts rates by up to 0.30%

    Building society West Bromwich have today launched a competitive new mortgage deal. Read more

  • GDP growth slows to 0.7% in Q3

    The latest figures from the Office of National Statistics has shown a decrease in GDP growth, increasing by 0.7% in Q3 compared to 0.9% in Q2. This in line with economists' predictions for the July-to-September period. Read more

  • Majority feel MMR 'good for housing market'

    Research by myhomemove, the UK’s leading provider of conveyancing services, has revealed that six months after its introduction, UK home buyers hold mixed feelings over the Mortgage Market Review, which was designed to halt reckless lending. Read more

  • FTB sales up 11% despite wider market slowdown

    The number of first-time buyer house completions in the UK increased year-on-year in September, defying trends of a slowdown in the market, according to the latest First Time Buyer Tracker from Your Move and Reeds Rains. Read more

Latest News


Halifax reduces rates on two year fixes for FTBs

Accord reduces rates by up to 0.50%

Right to Build plans unveiled

Pepper appoints director of commercial loans

Dragonfly hires investment manager

London house prices set to soar, despite half a million new builds

Paradigm host next stage of mortgage roundtables

Three in five risk leaving partners without any retirement income

Lloyds Bank reduces rates on 90% mortgages

Shawbrook sees increased performance figures

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Preparing ourselves for more regulatory changes

The following is a sentence you will not often see written. I sometimes feel sorry for the FCA.

Latest Comments

Barry Humphreys
18 Oct 2014 Barry Humphreys

I don't think that these figures are a surprise at all. It seems to me that the whole thing is a guessing game by these "experts" that make these assessments about what will be the future, you might as...

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sam hubbard
06 Oct 2014 sam hubbard

Good to see a common sense approach. Here, here!!!

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02 Oct 2014 SLOWE

Might be nice if Santander dropped the 4.74% SVR to Halifax / Nationwide levels of 3.99% or Woolwich's 3.89% as this would help thousands of Santander borrowers without them lifting a finger.

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John Wilson
23 Sep 2014 John Wilson

I am no lover of the banks, but this "they can afford it - bleed 'em dry" approach is such a transparent fund raiser to ensure the continued gravy train for the FCA employees, that it makes me...

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