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February mortgage transactions still above 100,000 fuelled by remortgaging and first-time buyers

Estimated gross mortgage lending hit £18.2bn in February with buoyant transaction levels ...

  • Mar 23, 2017
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We are handing our children a poisoned chalice – Star Letter 17/03/2017

Each week Mortgage Solutions and its sister title Specialist Lending Solutions looks back ...

  • Mar 17, 2017
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What did you miss? The top 10 stories on Mortgage Solutions this week

This week’s mortgage news was headlined by someone used to topping the bill in packed co...

  • Mar 17, 2017
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ONS figures reveal shocking extent of housing unaffordability

Official data has revealed the extent of how out-of-reach the housing market in England an...

  • Mar 17, 2017
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One in four reckon buying without a partner would be ‘impossible’

A quarter of single young people believe it would be impossible to buy a home without the ...

  • Mar 17, 2017
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Self-employed FTBs isolated from property market

Self-employed people are finding buying their first property a major challenge that can re...

  • Mar 16, 2017
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Parliament to consider using rent as mortgage evidence for FTBs

MPs will debate a proposal to allow rent payments to be used as evidence for meeting mortg...

  • Mar 15, 2017
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'Herculean challenges' remain for FTBs despite February boost

February saw a flood of first-time buyer activity according to the latest research from Co...

  • Mar 15, 2017
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First-time buyers save for a decade for a deposit

Wannabe homebuyers are having to scrimp and save for up to 10 years in order to get their ...

  • Mar 15, 2017
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First-time buyers prop up fall in lending - BoE

Residential lending slipped 2.6% in the final three months of 2016 compared to Q3, accordi...

  • Mar 14, 2017
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