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Pepper Money enhances criteria for self-employed borrowers

Specialist lender Pepper Money has enhanced its criteria for self-employed borrowers and w...

  • Jun 26, 2018
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Broker firms targeting Open Banking to assess affordability

Mortgage brokerages are pursuing Open Banking connectivity to allow advisers to assess app...

  • May 21, 2018
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Retention and affordability behind Santander’s second SVR – Boulger

The need to improve net lending figures and ease borrower affordability calculations are b...

  • Jan 19, 2018
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Rent payment platform launched to help tenants build credit history

A digital platform has launched which helps renters build their credit history through pay...

  • Jan 17, 2018
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Newbury BS cuts buy-to-let stress rate

Newbury Building Society has cut its stress rate for buy-to-let mortgage applications.

  • Jan 03, 2018
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Budget 2017: Fintech competition launched to develop FTB rent history-mortgage affordability tool

The government has revealed a £2m fund to find a digital tool to help first-time buyer re...

  • Nov 22, 2017
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Treasury keen to include rental payments on UK credit profiles

A Treasury minister has pledged the government will raise awareness on services that allow...

  • Oct 24, 2017
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Subprime is returning and brokers need to know their role – Edwards

Don’t say it too loudly, but subprime is back.

  • Aug 14, 2017
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Mortgage lenders with short-term affordability view are warned PRA is watching

Lenders too focussed on affordability in the first five years of the mortgage with loan te...

  • Jul 11, 2017
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Buy-to-let ICR and affordability checks denting broker business

Mortgage Solutions has polled brokers on how Interest Coverage Ratios (ICR) and affordabil...

  • Jun 28, 2017
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