The ex-MD of intermediary channel at Barclays, David Finlay is part of the Acenden team readying to launch specialist lender, New Street Mortgages.
Buy-to-let investors have time to mull over the summer Budget announcement that basic rate tax relief will be limited to 20% and 25%, experts say.
There is no doubt that the ‘unintended consequences’ of MMR are now working their way through the mortgage market and are being felt especially by first time residential home buyers, writes Simon Checkley.
The global impact of turbulence within China’s stock market over recent weeks could delay the beginning of a Bank Base Rate rise, potentially bringing UK mortgage rates back down to rock-bottom levels, writes Hannah Uttley.
Tony Ward, president and CEO at Clayton Euro Risk, looks at how new policies being shaped by the EU could mean that Britain’s smaller lenders may find it too expensive to continue providing fixed-rate mortgages.
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Vernon Building Society dipped its toe into the equity release market with the addition of two lifetime interest-only mortgages to its product range.
Over 40 economists including ex-MPC member David Blanchflower have signed a letter backing Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn’s anti-austerity policies.
Bank of Scotland was the most complained about financial business relating to mortgages in the first half of 2015, data published by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) reveals.
As a start-up company, targeting an established market served by two technology giants is a venture most experienced entrepreneurs might dismiss as naïve or overly-ambitious. But for Twenty7Tec, it seems to be paying off, writes Samantha Partington.
Two brothers and a sister-in-law of a criminal who was jailed for fraudulently building his own ‘Buckingham Palace’ in Pakistan, have been imprisoned for their part in a mortgage scam.