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Mortgage lending surged to £25.7bn in March

March saw the highest level of mortgage lending on record since before the credit crunch.

  • Apr 21, 2016
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Buy-to-let borrowing up 61% as landlords rush to meet Stamp Duty deadline

Landlords borrowed £3.7bn in February, 61% more than same time last year, as investors so...

  • Apr 13, 2016
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My Home Move completes 6,178 buyer transactions in March

The UK's biggest conveyancer My Home Move (MHM) confirmed it saw 6,178 mover completions t...

  • Apr 12, 2016
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Virgin plans to double new-build lending in 2016

Virgin Money plans to double its new-build lending to £1bn this year, while growing its o...

  • Apr 04, 2016
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First-time buyer completions up 7% annually

A seasonal monthly dip between January and February doesn't mask the healthy growth in fir...

  • Mar 31, 2016
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Lifetime ISA vs Help to Buy ISA – what your clients need to know

In a surprise move, the chancellor announced a new type of ISA in the Budget to help young...

  • Mar 18, 2016
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Remortgaging soars in January but homemover activity dips

Remortgagors borrowed £5.8bn In January, leaping by 35% compared to December and 32% comp...

  • Mar 10, 2016
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Skipton launches Help to Buy London and Scotland

Skipton Building Society has launched new product ranges for both the Help to Buy London a...

  • Mar 08, 2016
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House price rises hobble first-time buyer savers - Star Letter 19/02/16

Each week Mortgage Solutions rounds up the most opinionated and thoughtful comments of the...

  • Feb 19, 2016
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