Specialist buy-to-let lender Paragon Mortgages has launched a new Limited Refurbishment product for buy-to-let landlords.
Loans & Lending News
Councils are warning that Treasury restrictions on what each council can invest in housing are severely hampering their ability to tackle the ongoing housing and homelessness crisis.
Commercial Finance News
Crystal Mortgages has negotiated a new selection of commercial bridging loans which mark the second rate reductions this year, placing the products among the forefront of the market.
Ahead of Thursday's Autumn Statement announcement, RICS has today called on George Osborne to spell out a clearer plan for the nation's infrastructure priorities - including regionalising Help to Buy.
Debt & Insolvency News
To date, one in three (37%) of Debt Advisory Centre’s new clients in 2013 owe money to payday lenders.
The European Commission has fined eight banks - including RBS - a total of 1.7bn euros (£1.4bn) for forming illegal cartels to rig interest rates.
Genworth, the provider of mortgage insurance products across the globe, has today announced the appointment of Tim Rooney as its new Country Manager for Mortgage Insurance in Germany.
Mansfield Building Society has appointed Ian Rowling, the retired Chief Executive of the Nottingham Building Society, as a non executive director.
Vizolution has launched vChat, a new web chat capability for advisers or agents speaking to clients remotely.
Pensions & Equity Release News
Almost half of people (49%) take the annuity that their pension provider offers them as they ‘trust’ the company reveals new analysis from Partnership.
Investments & Offshore News
Seedrs has secured more than £2m of investment via its own platform, setting a new world record for the most equity raised via an equity crowdfunding site.
Surveying & Conveyancing News
Broker Conveyancing, the broker-focused conveyancing distributor, has today added Birchall Blackburn Law to its solicitor firm panel.
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