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The 10 biggest Mortgage Solutions stories this week – 31/08/18

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  • 31/08/2018
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This week saw Investec Bank's Peter Izard offer a wealth of tips to help brokers stave off the risk of high-net worth mortgage fraud and embattled Countrywide's share price drop further.

For the roundup of this week’s key intermediary market news stories and features, take one last look at our review below.

Have a great weekend from the Mortgage Solutions team.



Detecting a multi-million pound mortgage fraud – Peter Izard


Countrywide share price drops 10% as £140m rescue bid approved


London housing transactions at credit crunch levels as buyers move away


August house price fall largest since July 2012 – Nationwide


Tougher penalties and broker databases key to raising advice standards – poll result


One in five over-55s financially insecure after helping loved ones onto property ladder – research


Newcastle Intermediaries launches joint mortgage sole proprietor products


Platform launches 95% LTV mortgage range


How to create value to attract investors in a broker firm – Marketwatch


MMS: Let’s hope the FCA is not too proud to u-turn – Bamford

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