The average time it takes to sell a property in Britain has reduced to 88 days, 16 days faster (15.38%) compared to the same time last year and the fastest selling time recorded since 2007, according to recent research from Move with Us.
Loans & Lending News
P2P lender RateSetter today announced that Alan Hughes will become the company’s first Non-Executive Chairman.
Commercial Finance News
TenetLime have announced a series of eight exclusive residential and buy-to-let products in conjunction with RBS Intermediary Partners.
The June data from Land Registry's House Price Index shows an annual price increase of 6.4% which takes the average property value in England and Wales to £172,011.
Debt & Insolvency News
Protection specialist British Money warns that lenders who in the future offer credit without providing a suitable mechanism to ensure continuity of payments will not be able to force borrowers to repay their loans.
Smart Money, the specialist lending distributor, is making the services of its compliance department available to introducing brokers needing help to gain their full permissions for second charge advice.
Zurich today released its claims data for customers with critical illness and life insurance policies, with payments out amounting to £95.2m between January and June 2014.
It was announced today that fines on Lloyds Banking Group this week for manipulation of financial benchmarks will be allocated to good causes supporting the Armed Forces community as well as other charitable bodies and organisations.
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Pensions & Equity Release News
New data from Selectapension reveals the 2014 Budget announcement has triggered a 32% increase in advisers using the company’s drawdown calculators.
Investments & Offshore News
New research conducted by LCP, Specialist Fund and Asset Managers, on the new build market in London has revealed that there have been £1.2bn worth of sales already this year.
Surveying & Conveyancing News
Valuation panel management and chartered surveyors Connells Survey & Valuation today announces it has been awarded an exclusive long-term contract to deliver valuation panel management services to Principality Building Society.
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