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Is the mortgage application process fit for purpose for first-time buyers?

The number of mortgages taken out by first-time buyers has boomed to a record level since ...

  • Mar 22, 2018
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Barclays raises loan to income multiples across all mortgages

Barclays is raising its standard loan to income (LTI) multiple up to 4.49 across all mortg...

  • Mar 22, 2018
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It is hard to be bullish for first-time buyers’ prospects – Pannell

In his first article examining the plight of first-time buyers, Bob Pannell examined the d...

  • Mar 05, 2018
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The pros and cons of longer mortgage terms for first-time buyers

First-time buyers are increasingly opting for 30 and 35-year mortgage terms over the more ...

  • Mar 02, 2018
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We should be seeing at least 400,000 first-time buyers – Pannell

The latest figures from UK Finance showing 366,000 first-time buyers in 2017 is a positive...

  • Feb 26, 2018
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What brokers need to consider on first-time buyer buy-to-let lending – Fullbrook

The cross-over between first-time buyers and buy-to-let are growing, Tony Fullbrook explai...

  • Feb 09, 2018
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Principality lending reaches £1.9bn

Principality Building Society grew its gross mortgage lending to £1.9bn in 2017, up from ...

  • Feb 07, 2018
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BTL lenders hit the ground running in 2018 – Ying Tan

I hope 2018 is going well for you. It certainly is for the buy-to-let sector - that’s fo...

  • Feb 05, 2018
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Irish government undercuts market with affordable 30-year fixed-rate mortgage loans

The Irish government is to begin mortgage lending to first-time buyers next month at rates...

  • Jan 22, 2018
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Stamp duty cut in Budget will hike house prices for first-time buyers, MPs warn

First-time buyers are set to pay more for house prices after last year’s stamp duty cut ...

  • Jan 22, 2018
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