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The 10 biggest stories on Mortgage Solutions this week – 01/06/18

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The 10 biggest stories on Mortgage Solutions this week – 01/06/18
This week on Mortgage Solutions and Specialist lending Solutions the potential for more tax upheaval for limited company landlords drew significant interest from readers.


The Financial Ombudsman Service also drew attention to concerns around interest-only mortgages and Hodge Lifetime unveiled its retirement interest-only deal with no end date.

Meanwhile the Financial Conduct Authority’s approach to execution-only practices and Nationwide’s Help to buy changes caught brokers’ eyes.


Proposed dividend income tax changes to hit limited company landlords


Mortgage complaints fall as FOS sounds alarm over interest-only


Hodge Lifetime announces retirement interest-only loan with no end date


The six traits that make a successful mortgage broker – Duncombe


Is the FCA right to encourage more execution-only mortgages? – Marketwatch


Nationwide hikes maximum LTV for Help to Buy Equity Loan repayment cases


Lenders should consider increasing proc fees to match longer term fixes – McCoy


Lenders support open criteria but fear ‘prescriptive rules’ from FCA mortgage study


One-to-one with Castle Trust’s new MD of mortgages Barry Searle


Open Banking will change mortgage industry – MAB conference


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