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BTL lenders cut charges and offer longer fixed rates

Mortgage Solutions | 28 Oct 2014

Competition is driving buy-to-let lenders to cut charges and fees, while offering longer-term fixed rates, according to the latest Buy to Let Mortgage Costs Index from Mortgages for Business.


Lenders ramping up in Q4 - Ying Tan’s Market Monitor

It’s been an interesting month in the buy-to-let sector as lenders and brokers alike get ready for the last quarter of 2014.

Mortgage Solutions | 07 Oct 2014

Countrywide warns buy-to-let borrowers ‘could need 40% deposit’ under PRA stress test

Buy-to-let borrowers could require a 40% deposit to secure a property in London and the South East if new rules hit the market, research from Countrywide has found.

Mortgage Solutions | 07 Oct 2014

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Star Letter Extra 26/09/14

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions takes a look back at the most opinionated or thoughtful reader comments on the website or letters to the editor.

Mortgage Solutions | 26 Sep 2014

Leeds and Halifax launch five-year fixed rate deals

Leeds Building Society and Halifax have launched five-year fixed rate mortgages for buy-to-let, home mover and first-time buyer borrowers.

Mortgage Solutions | 19 Sep 2014

What's in store for quarter four? Marketwatch

As we approach the final quarter of 2014 the country is faced with much economic uncertainty.

Mortgage Solutions | 18 Sep 2014

Replicating the MMR model in buy-to-let

The news from the Treasury that there is a strong possibility that accidental landlords will fall under MMR-style regulation in 2016 should not be shock based on the FCA’s ethos that consumer behaviour should drive product design.

Mortgage Solutions | 18 Sep 2014

Coventry refreshes buy-to-let offering

Coventry intermediaries has launched a number of new buy-to-let products, with rates starting at 2.99%.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Sep 2014

Leeds raises buy-to-let proc fees to boost growth

Leeds Building Society has increased its buy-to-let and holiday-let procuration fees from up to 0.37% to a maximum of 0.5%.

Mortgage Solutions | 15 Sep 2014

Star Letter Extra 12/09/14

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions takes a look back at the most opinionated or thoughtful reader comments on the website or letters to the editor.

Mortgage Solutions | 12 Sep 2014

A look back at this week's most read stories

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions rounds up the most popular articles on the website over the past week.

Mortgage Solutions | 12 Sep 2014
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Buy-to-let gone bad: five hallmarks of a bad landlord

More than half of tenants have had a problem with their landlord or letting agent in the last five years. Here are the most common ways that buy-to-let goes bad.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Sep 2014

CML reveals voluntary code of practice for buy-to-let

The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has revealed a statement of practice aimed at buy-to-let lending which will remain outside regulation following the implementation of the EU Credit Directive.

Mortgage Solutions | 09 Sep 2014

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