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ONS: Scotland leads house price surge

Mortgage Solutions | 19 May 2015

UK house prices increased by 9.6% in the year to March 2015, up from 7.4% in the year to February 2015, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).


The proc fee dilemma: Invest or incentivise?

With activity in the mortgage market on the up, broker firms are likely to be seeing increased profits. But what are firms using this extra cash for?

Mortgage Solutions | 18 May 2015

Homeowners cash in on rising house prices

Homeowners are choosing to spend their housing equity instead of reducing their loan-to-value ratio as result of rising property prices, research has found.

Mortgage Solutions | 15 May 2015

Other Mortgage advice bureau (mab) articles


Arrears and repossessions fall in Q1 - CML

Mortgage arrears and repossessions fell in the first quarter of this year across residential and buy-to-let lending, figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders have revealed.

Mortgage Solutions | 14 May 2015

Legal & General adds Ipswich to panel

Legal & General Mortgage Club has added Ipswich Building Society to its lender panel.

Mortgage Solutions | 07 May 2015

Mortgage approvals rise in March to ‘more sustainable’ level

Borrowers took advantage of competitive prices in the mortgage market in March as house purchase approvals increased on the previous month, but lending activity was still down on the same time last year.

Mortgage Solutions | 28 Apr 2015

Mortgage applications surge as deposits fall to 12-month low

Consistently falling mortgage rates and rising average loan-to-value (LTV) ratios are helping lower income borrowers onto the property ladder as mortgage applications increased 18% in the month to March.

Mortgage Solutions | 28 Apr 2015

Gross mortgage lending grows in March

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £16.5bn billion in March. This is a 21% rise on February at £13.6bn and 7% higher than last year.

Mortgage Solutions | 23 Apr 2015

L&G partners with Virgin Money to cater for remortgage market

Legal & General and Virgin Money have partnered to launch an exclusive range of deals catering to remortgage customers which will include free valuations and free legal work.

Mortgage Solutions | 20 Apr 2015

Can custom build really solve the country's housing woes? Marketwatch

Housing supply pressures are causing house prices to continue to rise.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Apr 2015

Help to Buy mortgage guarantee deposits reach 10-month high

The average deposit for house purchase using the Help to Buy mortgage guarantee reached a 10-month high in February according to the Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB).

Mortgage Solutions | 14 Apr 2015

Private housebuilding output slowed in February

Private house building slowed by 1.6% in February while output in the overall construction industry declined by 0.9%, government statistics revealed.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Apr 2015

Custom build homes trump mainstream on cost and lending risk - MAB

Custom build properties could be the solution to the country's housing woes by providing cheaper-to-construct homes at less risk to mortgage lenders, a report from Mortgage Advice Bureau has shown.

Mortgage Solutions | 02 Apr 2015

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