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Buckinghamshire launches interest-only 50 plus mortgage - exclusive

Mortgage Solutions | 14 Apr 2014

Buckinghamshire Building Society has launched a mortgage aimed at borrowers aged 50 and over who have an interest-only mortgage but do not wish to sell their property when the mortgage term expires.


Will the industry follow Clydesdale's lead on interest-only? Marketwatch

Interest-only mortgages once offered homeowners the flexibility to pay off their capital in a way which suited them.

Mortgage Solutions | 26 Mar 2014

A look back at last week's most read stories

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

Mortgage Solutions | 21 Mar 2014

Other Interest-only articles


Clydesdale raises interest-only LTV to 75% exclusively for broker channel

Clydesdale Bank has increased its interest-only loan-to-value to 75% for loans which use the sale of the property or a cash lump sum as an exit strategy.

Mortgage Solutions | 17 Mar 2014

Ask the Experts: Can equity release solve the interest-only crisis?

Our Ask the Experts column is your chance to put industry figures on the spot. In this edition Vanessa Owen, head of equity release at LV=, answers your question.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Feb 2014

Mortgage Solutions' top 20 stories of 2013

The end of the year is here and Mortgage Solutions rounds-up the 20 most read stories of the past 12 months.

Mortgage Solutions | 20 Dec 2013

MMR won’t be a big bang so get started now – L&G

Those of us with long enough memories will recall, with a shiver, the first few days and months following M Day back in 2004.

Mortgage Solutions | 12 Dec 2013

Virgin Money restricts interest-only and targets buy-to-let sector

Virgin Money has announced a number of rate reductions across its range of buy-to-let mortgages but is to restrict interest-only residential lending to High Net Worth individuals.

Mortgage Solutions | 29 Nov 2013

Interest-only market share could shrink further - Lloyds; 2014 securitisation to return

Interest-only borrowers could represent a 'single-digit' share of the mortgage market in future years, a lender boss has suggested.

Mortgage Solutions | 06 Nov 2013

Stonehaven boss launches equity release outsourcing services

Stonehaven’s managing team have launched a lifetime mortgage outsourcing service targeted at banks and other lenders.

Mortgage Solutions | 05 Nov 2013

Advisers must prepare borrowers for interest rate rise - Marketwatch

As many as 30,000 borrowers could be forced into arrears if the Bank base rate increased, HML researchers suggested this week. A few days earlier, Citizens Advice raised concerns about the impact of an interest rate rise on buy-to-let landlords – and the knock-on effect for tenants.

Mortgage Solutions | 23 Oct 2013
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Take a firm hand with interest-only borrowers, economist tells lenders

Lenders should offer “irrationally optimistic” interest-only borrowers clear guidance instead of a range of choices if they want them to repay their mortgage, a behavioural economist has said.

Mortgage Solutions | 27 Sep 2013

Precise pulls homeowner interest-only range

Precise Mortgages has withdrawn its interest-only option from its home owner range due to a lack of demand.

Mortgage Solutions | 18 Sep 2013

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