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Abbey amend fixed product rates

Mortgages

Abbey amend fixed product rates

Abbey for Intermediaries are amending the rates on a selected number of Fixed rate products.

01 Mar 2011

TMA launches exclusive BTL discount with Leeds BS

Mortgages

TMA launches exclusive BTL discount with Leeds BS

The Mortgage Alliance has launched an exclusive two-year buy-to-let discount product with Leeds Building Society.

01 Mar 2011

Landlord ratings website open to abuse

Landlord ratings website open to abuse

Landlord Assist believes proposals for a ‘Tripadvisor style' website which would allow private tenants to share their experiences about letting agents and landlords could be damagi

01 Mar 2011

Houses in Britain’s biggest cities more affordable

Mortgages

Houses in Britain’s biggest cities more affordable

More of Britain's largest cities have become affordable to home buyers since 2007, according to new research by Bank of Scotland.

28 Feb 2011

Mortgage affordability at 10 year high

Mortgages

Mortgage affordability at 10 year high

Mortgage affordability has hit its best level for 10 years, according to new research released today from Barclays.

28 Feb 2011

Private rented sector generates most complaints

Private rented sector generates most complaints

Ratings website for private renters could help show bad landlords the door says consumer watchdog.

28 Feb 2011

Aldermore extends product range

Mortgages

Aldermore extends product range

Aldermore has extended its product range.

28 Feb 2011

Manor Mortgages Becomes Key Partner of Drawbridge Finance

Manor Mortgages Becomes Key Partner of Drawbridge Finance

Drawbridge Finance is pleased to announce that Bristol-based packager, Manor Mortgages, has become its latest key partner.

25 Feb 2011

Personal Touch offer near-prime products

Mortgages

Personal Touch offer near-prime products

Personal Touch is now offering a new range of exclusive and semi-exclusive, near-prime home owner products from Precise Mortgages.

25 Feb 2011

HSBC announces new pension proposition

Retirement

HSBC announces new pension proposition

HSBC announces initiative with corporate IFA Towergate Financial

25 Feb 2011

 

Continued arrears improvement revealed

Mortgages

Continued arrears improvement revealed

CHL Mortgages has revealed that 2010 ended as it began with significant ongoing improvements to its arrears levels across its buy-to-let mortgage book.

24 Feb 2011

Abbey for Intermediaries launch new fixed products

Mortgages

Abbey for Intermediaries launch new fixed products

Abbey for Intermediaries are launching new 60% LTV, 2 year Fixed rate Homebuyer and Remortgage products, 3.39% with a £995 fee.

24 Feb 2011

Scottish Mortgage lending more affordable than UK

Mortgages

Scottish Mortgage lending more affordable than UK

House purchase lending in Scotland was typically more affordable than in the UK as a whole in 2010, according to figures released today by CML Scotland.

24 Feb 2011

Patellis steps down as Tiuta CEO

Patellis steps down as Tiuta CEO

George Patellis has stepped down as Chief Executive Officer of Tiuta.

24 Feb 2011

Assurant Intermediary creates Client Relationship Team

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Assurant Intermediary creates Client Relationship Team

Specialist general insurance provider, Assurant Intermediary, has created a Client Relationship Team to further improve service levels for brokers.

23 Feb 2011

O'Neill Patient tops conveyancing Alliance survey

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O'Neill Patient tops conveyancing Alliance survey

Conveyancing Alliance Ltd, the online conveyancing distributor, has today revealed the results of a survey regarding the quality of service available from its solicitor panel firms

23 Feb 2011

Mortgage lending growth exceeds rest of market

Mortgages

Mortgage lending growth exceeds rest of market

Gross mortgage lending of £8.2bn in January was slightly higher than the recent six month average of £8bn and 2% higher than gross lending in January 2010, reveal the BBA.

23 Feb 2011

Broker buy-to-let business hits 3-year high

Broker buy-to-let business hits 3-year high

Buy-to-let continued to show strong signs of recovery during the final quarter of 2010, say Paragon.

23 Feb 2011

Debt in over 60s delays retirement

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Debt in over 60s delays retirement

Atlantic Financial Management raises concerns over pensioner debt

23 Feb 2011

Y3S bridges gap with new brokerage

Y3S bridges gap with new brokerage

Y3S has today launched its latest venture, Y3S Bridging & Commercial, to satisfy a pent up demand of bridging loan enquiries it has experienced over the last six months.

22 Feb 2011

Loans Warehouse makes it a hat trick of new lenders in 2011

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Loans Warehouse makes it a hat trick of new lenders in 2011

Since the start of the year Loans Warehouse have been promising introducers not one, not two but three new secured loan lenders.

22 Feb 2011

Goldsmith Williams named key service provider

Mortgages

Goldsmith Williams named key service provider

Goldsmith Williams has been appointed as a key provider for a range of legal services to lender, CHL Mortgages.

22 Feb 2011

More action is needed to kick start buy-to-let

More action is needed to kick start buy-to-let

Steve Bolton, Founding Partner of Platinum Portfolio Builder believes that the 85% loan-to-value mortgage now on offer by a specialist mortgage lender is progress.

22 Feb 2011

High rental figures clouding business objectives

High rental figures clouding business objectives

Lure of high rental figures clouding long term business objectives for landlords, says Townends Estate Agents.

21 Feb 2011

TBMC launches new buy-to-let exclusives

Mortgages

TBMC launches new buy-to-let exclusives

TBMC are delighted to announce the launch of two new exclusive buy-to-let products with Leeds Building Society.

21 Feb 2011

How long will ‘Mr Average’ have to rent?

How long will ‘Mr Average’ have to rent?

This month’s new sellers mimic last year’s February hike by increasing their asking prices by 3.1%, reveal Rightmove.

21 Feb 2011

Tenant demand hits two-year high

Tenant demand hits two-year high

Tenant demand for privately rented property hit a two-year high during the fourth quarter of 2010, Paragon Group's Private Rented Sector Trends report has revealed.

21 Feb 2011

Homeowners must prioritise mortgage payments

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Homeowners must prioritise mortgage payments

Households face double whammy with prediction of three rate rises.

21 Feb 2011

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