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Top 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 18/12/20

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Top 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 18/12/20
Stamp duty and the looming 31 March deadline has been the running theme this week, as industry figures ask the government to avert a cliff-edge end.


However, the government said there are no plans to extend the holiday, as buyers look for chain-free homes to try to complete before 31 March.

The British Mortgage Awards were also held this week, with the winners list making the most read – and be sure to check out the online ceremony if you missed it.

Also in this week’s biggest stories was a fine for Barclays and the extension of the furlough and self-employed schemes.


Furlough and self-employed grant schemes extended until end of April


Santander cuts residential and buy-to-let mortgage rates


Accord launches new Help to Buy scheme mortgages


No plan to extend stamp duty holiday, government confirms


TSB adds first-time buyer mortgages at 85 per cent LTV


FCA fines Barclays £26m for ‘poor treatment of its customers’


NatWest relaunches 90 per cent LTV deals


All the winners of the British Mortgage Awards 2020


Stamp duty holiday should be tapered off – BSA


Buyers seek ‘no chain’ properties as stamp duty deadline looms – Rightmove



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