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Virgin restricts buy-to-let criteria

Mortgage Solutions | 02 Jul 2015

Virgin Money has made several changes to its buy-to-let criteria restricting the number of properties allowed and the maximum value of mortgages landlords can hold with the lender.

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Skipton widens criteria on its expat buy-to-let range

Skipton Building Society's offshore bank has widened its buy-to-let criteria for expats to allowed retired Brits abroad to take out a mortgage.

Mortgage Solutions | 22 Jun 2015

House purchase lending suffers year-on-year slowdown

House purchase lending suffered a 10% year-on-year drop in the number of loans advanced in April falling from 53,700 to 48,200 transactions.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Jun 2015

Other Buy-to-let articles


Hinckley & Rugby launches buy-to-let offset mortgage

Hinckley & Rugby Building Society has launched a 75% loan-to-value buy-to-let offset mortgage with an initial discounted rate of 2.99%.

Mortgage Solutions | 15 Jun 2015

Co-op mortgage completions top £500m

The troubled Co-Operative Bank saw mortgage completions top £500m in the first three months of the year.

Mortgage Solutions | 20 May 2015

The Buy To Let Business predicts business to double by year end

Buy-to-let specialist The Buy to Let Business has predicted it will double the amount of business it writes this year compared to 2015 forecasting £1bn of loan completions.

Mortgage Solutions | 13 May 2015

Don’t let landlord insurance be an after thought - Uinsure

It’s a very interesting time for the buy-to-let industry. The market is more buoyant than it has been in years and with new lenders coming into the fold and rates getting more competitive it looks set to grow further.

Mortgage Solutions | 06 May 2015

Let to buy should not be treated as a ‘consumer decision’

Let-to-buy transactions should be exempt from European regulations which will see some buy-to-let mortgages classed as consumer decisions, according to panelists at The Buy To Let Market Forum.

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Apr 2015

Countdown until the MCD - Ying Tan's Buy-To-Let Marketwatch

As the phrase ‘one year on from MMR’ starts to fade away, it is being replaced with ‘one year until the MCD’.

Mortgage Solutions | 21 Apr 2015
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The 10 most-read on Mortgage Solutions last week 10/04/2015

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions rounds up the most popular articles on the website over the past week. What did you miss?

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Apr 2015

Gateway Surveyors enjoys record number of valuations

Gateway Surveyors has experienced its busiest month for valuations in its 10-year history, with volumes jumping by 20% in March on February’s figures.

Mortgage Solutions | 09 Apr 2015

Fleet Q1 lending exceeded expectations, says CEO

Fleet Mortgages has reported £145m of buy-to-let lending in its first quarter of trading with an average loan size of £245,000.

Mortgage Solutions | 09 Apr 2015

Secured loan lending up 11% month-on-month in February

Monthly secured lending volumes rose by 10.7% in February from £58.2m to £64.4m, figures from the Loans Warehouse index revealed.

Mortgage Solutions | 09 Apr 2015

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