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AFI reduce rmortgage ates

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AFI reduce rmortgage ates

From Friday 15th October Abbey for Intermediaries are reducing the rates on selected products.

14 Oct 2010

FTB's continue to lose out

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FTB's continue to lose out

Percentage of first time buyers decreased from 21 per cent to 20 per cent, say the NAEA.

13 Oct 2010

Interest rate Caps - Fixing Without Re-mortgaging

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Interest rate Caps - Fixing Without Re-mortgaging

Re-mortgaging certainly won’t get any easier in the short term, say Enness Private Clients.

13 Oct 2010

AOBP appoints first Affiliate Lender

AOBP appoints first Affiliate Lender

The newly launched Association of Bridging Professionals announces the appointment of Masthaven Bridging Finance as its first Affiliate Lender to the panel.

13 Oct 2010

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Total UK employment population cut by over three per cent. Almost one million jobs will be lost by government public sector spending cuts, according to the latest research by Pric

13 Oct 2010

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Secured loans lender, Link Loans, has announced the launch of a three year fixed rate product.

13 Oct 2010

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Despite a growing reliance on the Bank of Mum and Dad, over half (53%) of parents of potential first-time buyer children (i.e. 18 to 35 year olds) are not willing to take financial

13 Oct 2010

Buy-to-let accounted for nearly one in five mortgages handled by intermediaries in the three months to the end of September, research by specialist buy-to-let lender Paragon Mortga

13 Oct 2010

BTL borrowers offered more options

BTL borrowers offered more options

Today there are 306 mortgages available to buy-to-let landlords, which is just one tenth of what it was at its peak in July 2007, say Moneyfacts.

12 Oct 2010

LeadPoint Launches Telephone Verification System

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LeadPoint Launches Telephone Verification System

LeadPoint, the online lead generation solutions provider, today announces the launch of its real-time telephone verification system.

12 Oct 2010

 

14th October – The last ‘selling’ day before Christmas

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14th October – The last ‘selling’ day before Christmas

Move with Us have announced that, in order to stand a chance of selling before Christmas, people should list their house on the market by 14th October.

12 Oct 2010

Sellers continue to outnumber buyers

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Sellers continue to outnumber buyers

September saw an influx of new instructions as homeowners tested the property market, driven by concerns over the future of the economy, say RICS UK.

12 Oct 2010

Remortgaging falls to lowest level

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Remortgaging falls to lowest level

Remortgaging accounted for only 25% of loans in August, the lowest proportion in over 10 years, according to the latest survey data from CML

12 Oct 2010

Middle class repossessions may rise

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Middle class repossessions may rise

Moore Blatch warn that the removal of child benefits for those earning over £44,000, may increase repossessions due to the fragile nature of many middle class families’ finances.

12 Oct 2010

Association of Bridging Professionals launches

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Association of Bridging Professionals launches

A new trade association for intermediaries, master brokers and packagers has been launched, called the Association of Bridging Professionals (AOBP).

12 Oct 2010

UK house prices up 8.3%

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UK house prices up 8.3%

The UK average house price rose by 8.3 per cent in the year to August 2010, compared with a rise of 8.4 per cent in the year to July, reveals the CLG House Price Index.

12 Oct 2010

TMW improve BTL range

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TMW improve BTL range

With effect from today, The Mortgage Works will be making selected changes to its Buy to Let product range.

12 Oct 2010

Chelsea reduce mortgage rates

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Chelsea reduce mortgage rates

Chelsea Building Society has reduced its three year fixed rate mortgage to just 3.49%.

12 Oct 2010

IPA announces Personal Insolvency Conference

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IPA announces Personal Insolvency Conference

The Insolvency Practitioners Association is pleased to announce it will be holding a one-day conference at The Point at Old Trafford, Manchester on Tuesday 16 November 2010.

11 Oct 2010

Landlords benefit from stability of longer tenancies

Landlords benefit from stability of longer tenancies

There is an abundance of opportunity for landlords looking to invest for the long-term across the South at the moment, accordingLeaders.

11 Oct 2010

L&G launch fixed rate mortgage from Northern Rock

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L&G launch fixed rate mortgage from Northern Rock

Legal & General Mortgage Club has launched an exclusive two-year fixed rate mortgage at 2.89%, provided by Northern Rock

11 Oct 2010

Market activity sees september pick-uo

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Market activity sees september pick-uo

Transactions in September increased by 3.4% in the month, up 11.5% compared to last September, reveal LSL Property Services/ Acadametrics House Price Index.

08 Oct 2010

Dishonest tenant applicants warning

Dishonest tenant applicants warning

FCC Paragon warns letting agents and landlords to invest in quality referencing as the number of tenants being dishonest on their reference and application forms is on the rise.

08 Oct 2010

Prime London property prices fall for the third month

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Prime London property prices fall for the third month

The average price of prime central London residential properties fell for the third month in a row during September, reveals Knight Frank.

08 Oct 2010

Falling swap rate creates commercial property opportunity

Falling swap rate creates commercial property opportunity

The falling headline 5 year SWAP rate for fixed cost finance means that commercial property borrowing is looking attractive again, advises Tritax.

08 Oct 2010

House prices see record drop ‎

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House prices see record drop ‎

Prices in the third quarter of 2010 were 0.9% lower than in the second quarter of 2010, reveal Halifax

07 Oct 2010

Barclays mortgage lending hits £100bn

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Barclays mortgage lending hits £100bn

Mortgage lending at Barclays has hit the milestone of £100bn.

07 Oct 2010

Landlords adopting cautious approach

Landlords adopting cautious approach

Landlord Assist, the nationwide tenant eviction and rent collection firm, believes that landlords are adopting a more cautious approach to the way they operate as a result of the r

07 Oct 2010

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