Login

Landlords Can Help Tenant Households Save Money


Thursday, April 30, 2015

 UK Households Predicted To Be £10k In Debt By 2016 Apart from the additional help for first-time buyers and the extension of the Help To Buy scheme until 2020 (for new build properties), announced in the Spring 2015 budget by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, there is still very little on offer to [...]


| | Comments Off

Buy To Let Mortgages Lenders Issue Statement Of Practice


Friday, April 10, 2015

Buy To Let Mortgages Lenders Publish Statement Of Practice Ahead Of Financial Conduct Authority Regulation Buy to let mortgage companies who belong to the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML), have issued a new statement of practice aimed at making their mortgage products more transparent for consumers as well as emphasising the responsibilities of being a [...]


| | Comments Off

Is The UK Set For Another Property Crash?


Tuesday, February 3, 2015

What Factors Contribute To A Property Crash? Rent Rises? Falling oil prices? Quantative Easing (QE) by the Bank of England? Quantative Easing by the European Central Bank (ECB)? According to an article in Money Week just two of the factors listed above have got economists worried about the prospect of another property crash. There is some [...]


| | Comments Off

Buy-To-Let Mortgage Boom Continues Due To Tenant Demand


Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Demand For Rental Property Fuelling Buy-To-Let Mortgage Boom  The UK buy-to-let boom looks set to continue for the foreseeable future as economists and estate agencies predict increased demand from over 1 Million more tenants, who will be looking for homes in the UK’s private rented sector over the next five years. The expected tenant requirements [...]


| | Comments Off

UK Mortgage Rates Still Rising


Friday, May 9, 2014

UK Mortgage Rates Rising At Fastest Rate For Two Years UK mortgage rates  in both the private residential and Buy-to-let markets are rising at their fastest pace for over two years as speculation continues to grow over when the Bank of England will increase its base rate. Although very few economists expect the Bank of [...]


| | Comments Off

2014 – The Year Of The Landlord?


Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Landlord? The year ahead could be one of the best times to be a landlord in the UK, with strong tenant demand for rental property predicted to continue and property values expected to rise healthily until at least 2016. Last week Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney predicted [...]


| | Comments Off

Property Repossessions At Five Year Low


Thursday, November 21, 2013

Property Repossession Figures Reported To Be Better Than Expected The latest data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) shows that the number of residential properties being repossessed has fallen to its lowest level since 2008, the figures include private residential properties and Buy-To-Let properties within the UK private rental sector. The CML data reveals [...]


| | Comments Off

UK Property Boom Shows No Sign Of Slowing


Tuesday, August 6, 2013

UK Property prices Set to rise  by 13% or £33,000 as property boom continues Despite a series of price increases already this year, UK properties are still heavily under-valued according to some property experts, who also dismiss warnings from the doom-mongers that the UK housing market is heading for another house price bubble. The expected [...]


| | Comments Off

Imminent Buy-To-Let Mortgage Rate Rises


Thursday, August 1, 2013

Landlords Urged To Act Fast Before Rates On Buy-To-Let Mortgages Rise Landlords and active property investors have made serious gains from property over the last year, all thanks to the Government’s Funding for Lending Scheme. During the last 12 months, the cost for a five-year fixed rate for property buyers with a 25% deposit, dropped [...]


| | Comments Off

Cheaper Mortgages On Way


Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Mortgage rates could drop below 1.5% as new lenders prepare to enter the UK mortgage market in the coming months. Increased competition in the UK market could mean that residential property owners benefit from lower mortgage repayments by as much as £600 (GBP) a year New lenders are likely to be attracted to the UK [...]


| | Comments Off