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Saul Brock Joins Precise Mortgages

Mortgages

Saul Brock Joins Precise Mortgages

Precise Mortgages has recruited Saul Brock as underwriter to join its Short Term Lending team.

21 Nov 2011

Borro sees 500% increase in referrals

Borro sees 500% increase in referrals

borro has experienced a 500% increase in high value loans generated from intermediaries in the past three months.

21 Nov 2011

Low Ethical investment awareness, despite recent growth

Savings & Investments

Low Ethical investment awareness, despite recent growth

Ethical investments are growing investments, but awareness amongst consumers is still surprisingly low, according to new research commissioned by Emerald Knight.

21 Nov 2011

UK most attractive market for private equity

Savings & Investments

UK most attractive market for private equity

The UK has retained its position as the most competitive location for private equity firms, according to new research by Investec Fund Finance.

21 Nov 2011

Personal loan rates hit lowest levels in years

Personal loan rates hit lowest levels in years

Unsecured personal loan rates for those borrowing over £7,500 have hit their lowest levels since the start of the credit crunch, report MoneySupermarket.

21 Nov 2011

Tight lending criteria hampering landlord's plans

Tight lending criteria hampering landlord's plans

Tight lending criteria for buy-to-let mortgages is preventing the private rented sector from meeting the growing demand for quality rented accommodation, says nationwide tenant evi

21 Nov 2011

Platform increases BTL lending tenfold

Mortgages

Platform increases BTL lending tenfold

Platform today announced that its buy to let lending has risen by more than 10 times since last year.

21 Nov 2011

Gov to back 95% mortgages

Mortgages

Gov to back 95% mortgages

The Prime Minister has today announced that the Government will provide a guarantee for up to 100,000 new mortgages at up to 95 per cent loan to value for new build properties in E

21 Nov 2011

Relief for tenants as rent rises slow

Relief for tenants as rent rises slow

Rent rises slowed to their lowest rate in eight months, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services plc.

18 Nov 2011

Gross mortgage lending up 13%

Mortgages

Gross mortgage lending up 13%

Gross mortgage lending was an estimated £13.1bn in October, a 4% decrease from £13.7bn in September and a 13% increase from £11.6bn in October 2010, report the Council of Mortgage

18 Nov 2011

 

United Trust Bank announce survey winner

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United Trust Bank announce survey winner

Development finance and bridging specialist, United Trust Bank has presented a coveted ipad2 to Geoff Wilson of White Rose Finance.

18 Nov 2011

Masthaven Bridging Finance secure funding line from Saffron Building Society

Masthaven Bridging Finance secure funding line from Saffron Building Society

Masthaven Bridging Finance has recently entered into a facility agreement with Saffron Building Society where Saffron has agreed to provide a funding line in order to support the c

17 Nov 2011

Bankrupts to get better financial access

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Bankrupts to get better financial access

The Government would like to see improved access to bank accounts for undischarged bankrupts.

17 Nov 2011

IMLA unveils its 2012 executive board

Mortgages

IMLA unveils its 2012 executive board

Following its Annual General Meeting in London today The Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association announces its 2012 executive board.

17 Nov 2011

RICS asksfor members' solutions to the changing market

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RICS asksfor members' solutions to the changing market

RICS launches consultation to ask for members' solutions to the changing market.

16 Nov 2011

Landlords Look To The North West To Secure Double-Digit Rental Returns

Landlords Look To The North West To Secure Double-Digit Rental Returns

The UK buy to let sector is continuing to present itself as one of the best areas of investment according to latest industry data, report Property Frontiers.

16 Nov 2011

High street banks offer risky investment advice, says Which?

Savings & Investments

High street banks offer risky investment advice, says Which?

High street banks and building societies are giving poor advice and recommending inappropriate investment products, finds Which?

16 Nov 2011

Precise Mortgages Increases Proc Fees

Mortgages

Precise Mortgages Increases Proc Fees

Precise Mortgages the Bridging and Short Term lender has increased its procuration fees on Short Term Lending to 1% with effect from today for all brokers.

16 Nov 2011

Falling confidence among SMEs supports evidence of L-shaped recession

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Falling confidence among SMEs supports evidence of L-shaped recession

Latest insolvency figures and falling confidence among SMEs suggest the UK is in an L-shaped recession, report K2 Business Rescue.

16 Nov 2011

Tiuta urge intermediaries to ‘make perfect approach’ at the MBE

Tiuta urge intermediaries to ‘make perfect approach’ at the MBE

Tiuta PLC, the short-term loan lender, has today urged all Mortgage Business Expo 2011 attendees to make the perfect approach and head to its stand at B16 during the 16/17 November

16 Nov 2011

Mortgage choice on the rise

Mortgages

Mortgage choice on the rise

Affordability may still be an issue, but the number of prime residential mortgages on offer today has increased to a new high of 3,054, report Moneyfacts.co.uk.

16 Nov 2011

CML calls for FTB stamp duty reprieve

Mortgages

CML calls for FTB stamp duty reprieve

The Council of Mortgage Lenders is calling on the government to announce a reprieve for the end of the first-time buyer stamp duty concession, currently due to end in March 2012.

16 Nov 2011

Lancashire Mortgage Corporation announces NACFB patronage

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Lancashire Mortgage Corporation announces NACFB patronage

Lancashire Mortgage Corporation has become a patron of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers.

16 Nov 2011

Insolvency Practitioners Association Announces its Personal Insolvency Conference

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Insolvency Practitioners Association Announces its Personal Insolvency Conference

Patrick Brazzill, President of the IPA, is pleased to announce details of their forthcoming Personal Insolvency Conference to be held at The Point, LCCC, Old Trafford, Manchester o

15 Nov 2011

ARLA: Private rental sector is ripe for investment

ARLA: Private rental sector is ripe for investment

Increased demand for rental property is sparking a renewed interest in the PRS from landlords in some parts of the UK, according to the Association of Residential Letting Agents.

15 Nov 2011

Payday loan lender backs MP's push to cap cost of borrowing

Payday loan lender backs MP's push to cap cost of borrowing

Labour MP Stella Creasy has called to put a cap on the cost of borrowing, reports CEO of payday loan company speedeloans.com, Gary Miller-Cheevers.

15 Nov 2011

miLoan system generates £100m of enquiries

miLoan system generates £100m of enquiries

Mortgage intermediaries that have signed up to miLoanbroker.com, the online secured loan sourcing system provided by Y3S Group, have generated £100m of secured loan quotes since th

15 Nov 2011

Paymentshield launch new intermediary website

Protection

Paymentshield launch new intermediary website

General insurance provider, Paymentshield, has launched a new intermediary website which will provide an enhanced online service for registered agents.

15 Nov 2011

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