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L&G Mortgage Club launch new online booking system

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L&G Mortgage Club launch new online booking system

The Legal & General booking system has been developed to support the ever increasing number of exclusive products available from the Legal & General Mortgage Club.

14 Sep 2010

Advisers diversify away from mortgage business

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Advisers diversify away from mortgage business

According to the results from the latest myintroducer.com poll, only 9.52% of advisers report that all of their revenue comes from mortgage business.

14 Sep 2010

Almost one million people victim of landlord scams

Almost one million people victim of landlord scams

New research by Shelter reveals that almost one million Britons have fallen victim to scam involving a private tenancy or landlord in the last three years.

13 Sep 2010

Mortgage activity drops by 12%

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Mortgage activity drops by 12%

Mortgage activity drops by 12% in August reveals the results from the National Mortgage Index compiled by Mortgage Advice Bureau and Coreco Group.

13 Sep 2010

Subdued mortgage market continues, say CML

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Subdued mortgage market continues, say CML

Demand for mortgages in July continued to be weak, according to the latest regulated mortgage survey by the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

13 Sep 2010

myintroducer.com rebrands & rebuilds

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myintroducer.com rebrands & rebuilds

myintroducer.com launch brand new financial news website.

13 Sep 2010

Friends Provident enhances its critical illness cover

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Friends Provident enhances its critical illness cover

Friends Provident announced today that it has enhanced its Critical Illness Cover by including mastectomy cover and 5 new ABI+ conditions to the product.

13 Sep 2010

Housing transactions fall back in August

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Housing transactions fall back in August

Sales in London pick up by 22% but remain virtually static in all other regions, reveals the latest Property Services/ Acadametrics house price index.

10 Sep 2010

Industry dismayed as ministers refuse to boost new homes supply

Industry dismayed as ministers refuse to boost new homes supply

The property industry has reacted with dismay after the Treasury today ruled out giving any help to boost the UK's supply of homes to rent, say The British Property Federation.

10 Sep 2010

150,000 small businesses face insolvency

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150,000 small businesses face insolvency

According R3, almost 10% (or 148,000) of small businesses fear they could be pushed into insolvency if they lose their public sector contracts.

10 Sep 2010

 

CML event considers the future of housing

CML event considers the future of housing

Construction orders for new homes fell sharply in the second quarter, according to data published earlier this month by the Office for National Statistics.

09 Sep 2010

Aviva critical illness pays out 93% of claims

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Aviva critical illness pays out 93% of claims

Aviva paid out 684 critical illness (CI) claims during the six months to the end of June 2010, totalling over £51 million paid to people in need, with an average payment of £74,740

09 Sep 2010

Activity drops but longer trends remain positive

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Activity drops but longer trends remain positive

The housing market slowed in August, following the traditional cyclical pattern, according to the National Association of Estate Agents.

09 Sep 2010

iSold moving national could change estate agents’ business models

iSold moving national could change estate agents’ business models

Property specialist, movewithus is advising estate agents to be mindful of the change posed by the emergence of discount online-only estate agents.

09 Sep 2010

Leeds launches new discount mortgage

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Leeds launches new discount mortgage

Leeds Building Society has launched a new fees assisted 2-year discount mortgage at only 3.64% available up to 60% LTV.

09 Sep 2010

Montello raises 20M for real estate bridging finance

Montello raises 20M for real estate bridging finance

London based real estate bridging finance specialist, Montello Private Financehas raised over 20M for its real estate bridging finance transactions.

09 Sep 2010

House prices rise 0.2% in August

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House prices rise 0.2% in August

House prices increased by 0.2% in August. This was the second successive monthly increase following a 0.7% rise in July, say Halifax.

08 Sep 2010

Abbey launch fixed rate Intermediary Special

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Abbey launch fixed rate Intermediary Special

On Thursday Abbey for Intermediaries are launching a new 2 year fixed rate Intermediary Special at 2.99% with Homebuyer solution.

08 Sep 2010

Councils must prosecute rogue landlords

Councils must prosecute rogue landlords

Local authorities must prosecute landlords who wilfully ignore laws aimed at protecting tenants, according to the National Landlords Association.

08 Sep 2010

N&P introduce new fixed rate mortgage

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N&P introduce new fixed rate mortgage

Norwich and Peterborough Building Society is introducing a new ‘best buy' 5 year 4.49% fixed rate mortgage at 80% LTV - with immediate effect.

08 Sep 2010

Intermediary products rise

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Intermediary products rise

TrigoldCrystal confirm the rise and show that the majority of this rises come from increasing numbers of intermediary products.

07 Sep 2010

PPR set to save collapsed property chains

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PPR set to save collapsed property chains

Property Portfolio Rescue has today revealed its new ‘chain-saving’ proposition designed to secure a fast sale when a property chain brakes down.

07 Sep 2010

Bright Grey pays 98% of life claims

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Bright Grey pays 98% of life claims

The protection specialist Bright Grey has announced that it paid 98% of life claims in the first six months of the year, a 2% improvement on last year’s figures. The average payout

06 Sep 2010

BPF hails landmark deal to deliver 555 new rented homes

BPF hails landmark deal to deliver 555 new rented homes

The BPF has welcomed today's landmark deal between a housebuilder and the Homes and Communities Agency that will create 555 new homes for rent by June 2012.

06 Sep 2010

Brokers fight harder to get fairer claims payments from insurers

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Brokers fight harder to get fairer claims payments from insurers

New research has revealed that insurance brokers have to fight harder to get claims paid during the economic downturn due to the stricter policy interpretations and anti fraud-syst

06 Sep 2010

Loans Warehouse launch 'Getting the basics right' campaign

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Loans Warehouse launch 'Getting the basics right' campaign

As competition returns to the secured loan industry, we have seen more and more brokers starting to advertise themselves again, say Loans Warehouse.

06 Sep 2010

Investors urged to look at high yield debt for better returns

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Investors urged to look at high yield debt for better returns

High yield bonds and high dividend equities could provide good yields in the current climate says J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

06 Sep 2010

Halifax cuts rates on entire mortgage range

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Halifax cuts rates on entire mortgage range

Halifax has today announced details of its Great Rate Cut, making reductions across its entire range of mortgage products.

06 Sep 2010

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