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Connells backs innovative residential property investment firm Hearthstone

Connells backs innovative residential property investment firm Hearthstone

Connells Group has acquired a 25 per cent strategic stake in residential property fund manager Hearthstone Investments plc.

27 Feb 2012

East End house prices up over £800 a month

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East End house prices up over £800 a month

East End house prices up over £800 a month since Olympic win, report Lloyds TSB.

27 Feb 2012

2012 – THE YEAR OF THE BUY-TO-LET

2012 – THE YEAR OF THE BUY-TO-LET

With the continuing difficulties in the mortgage market in general and specifically with regards to first time buyers, it is looking increasingly likely that 2012 will be the year

27 Feb 2012

Gov petition launched against HSBC

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Gov petition launched against HSBC

The Bold Group launches a government e-petition against HSBC.

27 Feb 2012

Borro Announces partnership with Touch Financial Support

Borro Announces partnership with Touch Financial Support

borro, the personal asset lender, has joined forces with Touch Financial Support to offer its unique lending facilities to their clients.

24 Feb 2012

Pointon York develops bespoke e-SIPP for Vestra Wealth LLP

Retirement

Pointon York develops bespoke e-SIPP for Vestra Wealth LLP

Pointon York is utilising its expertise in self-invested personal pensions and is working with partners, Vestra Wealth LLP, to offer bespoke SIPP products – this online solution w

24 Feb 2012

Scottish FTBs spend less on monthly mortgage payments than rest of UK

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Scottish FTBs spend less on monthly mortgage payments than rest of UK

The average first-time buyer in Scotland spent 11.1% of their income on mortgage interest payments in the last quarter of 2011, lower than anywhere else in the UK, according to new

24 Feb 2012

FindaProperty.com #rap4cause giveaway reaches 3m people

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FindaProperty.com #rap4cause giveaway reaches 3m people

FindaProperty.com has had an incredible response to its ‘Rap for a cause’ charity competition.

24 Feb 2012

Secured loans to return to Northern Ireland

Secured loans to return to Northern Ireland

Evolution Money, the unlimited LTV secured loan provider, have today revealed that from the 1st March 2012 they will be offering their secured loan products in Northern Ireland.

24 Feb 2012

MPs urged to deliver effective consumer protection

Protection

MPs urged to deliver effective consumer protection

The Financial Services Consumer Panel has today urged MPs to make sure the new Financial Services Bill delivers genuine consumer protection.

23 Feb 2012

 

Number of SIPPs allowing alternative investments varies significantly

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Number of SIPPs allowing alternative investments varies significantly

Number of SIPPs allowing alternative investments varies significantly, according to Defaqto research.

23 Feb 2012

Scottish housing market has plateaued

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Scottish housing market has plateaued

In the three months ending January 2012 the quarterly price index for the average domestic property in Scotland rose by 1.4%, report Lloyds TSB Scotland.

23 Feb 2012

Mortgage approvals increase against expectations

Mortgages

Mortgage approvals increase against expectations

Annual growth of 1.3% in the banks’ net mortgage lending continues to outstrip annual growth of 0.8% across the whole lending market in 2011, report the BBA.

23 Feb 2012

Bridgewater announces further state benefits update seminar

Retirement

Bridgewater announces further state benefits update seminar

Bridgewater Equity Release, the home reversion specialist, has today revealed the date of its latest State Benefits Update seminar for advisers, in association with Ferret Informat

23 Feb 2012

Schroders Survey Reveals Income Versus Risk Dilemma

Savings & Investments

Schroders Survey Reveals Income Versus Risk Dilemma

At a recent Schroders Investment Conference in London, 104 Intermediary clients attended from Europe, the Middle East and Latin America.

23 Feb 2012

Intermediaries most optimistic about BTL

Intermediaries most optimistic about BTL

An IMLA survey has revealed that intermediaries are optimistic about the buy-to-let market in 2012 but remain cautious about lending levels overall.

23 Feb 2012

Brian Murphy, Head of Lending at Mortgage Advice Bureau

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Brian Murphy, Head of Lending at Mortgage Advice Bureau

myintroducer.com catches up with Brian Murphy, Head of Lending at Mortgage Advice Bureau- the independent, face to face financial and mortgage advice provider.

23 Feb 2012

Rushbrook & Rathbone championing new property fraud prevention check

Rushbrook & Rathbone championing new property fraud prevention check

A recent warning issued by The Metropolitan Police, reported fraudsters were stealing the personal details of landlords, whose properties are managed by letting agents, in order to

23 Feb 2012

How Investors Can Beat The Great Overseas Mortgage Freeze

Savings & Investments

How Investors Can Beat The Great Overseas Mortgage Freeze

It is now a buyer's market for property investors in Spain and Portugal and the US yet Investors are increasingly being frozen out of mortgages overseas despite it being possible t

22 Feb 2012

Belvoir Lettings PLC Completes AIM Flotation

Savings & Investments

Belvoir Lettings PLC Completes AIM Flotation

Belvoir Lettings, the UK letting franchise, successfully listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange at 8am on 21st February, 2012.

22 Feb 2012

PruProtect added to First Complete protection panel

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PruProtect added to First Complete protection panel

First Complete has today added PruProtect to its protection panel.

22 Feb 2012

82% loan rejections in full-time employment

82% loan rejections in full-time employment

Freedom Finance reveals latest loan application results.

22 Feb 2012

NAEA: Third consecutive increase in sales to FTBs

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NAEA: Third consecutive increase in sales to FTBs

More First Time Buyers came through estate agents' doors than at any point in the previous eight months, according to the National Association of Estate Agents.

22 Feb 2012

Aldermore strengthens sales team with appoinmtent of Mason & Clarke

Mortgages

Aldermore strengthens sales team with appoinmtent of Mason & Clarke

Aldermore Residential Mortgages has strengthened its sales team with the appointment of Helen Mason and Marley Clarke.

22 Feb 2012

Carolina Capital enter Debt Management sector

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Carolina Capital enter Debt Management sector

Carolina Capital, the specialist Secured Loan Packager, are delighted to announce they have expanded into the Debt Management sector with a new team of experienced advisors.

22 Feb 2012

Comparative quote system launched to help advisers build commercial property business

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Comparative quote system launched to help advisers build commercial property business

Berkeley Alexander launches comparative quote system to help mortgage brokers and IFA’s build their commercial property business.

22 Feb 2012

Platinum Options endorses Fincorp as a preferred bridging lender

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Platinum Options endorses Fincorp as a preferred bridging lender

In recent years the bridging market has become more populated, report Fincorp.

22 Feb 2012

Demand at the highest for a year

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Demand at the highest for a year

Demand in the residential sales market is at the highest level for a year but buyers are struggling to find their dream home, report Townends estate agents.

22 Feb 2012

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