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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 [...]


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Buy-To-Let Remortgage Surge


Thursday, July 25, 2013

Buy-to-let remortgages eclipse property purchase borrowing Buy-to-let remortgages have witnessed a huge surge in demand during the second quarter of 2013, as existing landlords refinance to raise capital for further rental property purchases. Remortgaging activity has eclipsed all other types of mortgage transactions covering multiple property types, other than granting new mortgages for buy-to-let property [...]


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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 [...]


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Property Values To Remain Flat In 2013


Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Residential property values increased by an average of 1.3% in December 2012 but according to the latest figures released by the Halifax, property values are likely to end 2013 at levels close to where they began. The Halifax House Price Index revealed an average residential property price of £163,845 (GBP), up from £161,795 (GBP) in [...]


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Mortgage Approvals Higher Than Expected


Thursday, November 29, 2012

British Bankers’ Association Announce Good News For Borrowers UK Mortgage lending reached an 11-month high in October, providing evidence that the housing market may finally be picking up, after a lull in recent months, according to the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML). Gross mortgage lending rose to £12.9 Billion (GBP) and was 4% higher than [...]


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