This Month's Top Articles
Mortgages news (page 10):
|House sales in decline |
|5th April 2011|
|There is a north-south divide when it comes to house sales in England and Wales, new figures have revealed.|
Since 2007, Lloyds TSB has seen a 47 per cent reduction in the number of properties sold, as people struggle to find the right mortg...
|Seek advice before getting a joint mortgage |
|2nd April 2011|
|Although entering the property market with friends and family may seem appealing, advice needs to be sought before signing up for a joint mortgage.|
The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) explained that there are a number of pi...
|Landlords 'snapping up' buy-to-let properties |
|2nd April 2011|
|Improved access to mortgage finance means more landlords are buying up buy-to-let properties, an expert has said.|
Lending conditions are starting to ease, noted editor at Property Hawk Chris Horne, meaning people are able to access home...
|Landlords 'should take advantage' of market conditions |
|31st March 2011|
|The property market is currently offering favourable conditions to landlords hoping to secure a mortgage, one expert has suggested.|
There are many tenants looking for properties, noted chief executive officer of Upad James Davis, who su...
|Budget 2011: Mortgage drought still needs addressing |
|24th March 2011|
|The government still needs to do more to address the lack of mortgage funding available at present, one group has emphasised.|
Commenting on the Budget announcement that a £250 million fund is to be made available to first-time buy...
|Fixed deals 'offer mortgage customers protection' |
|22nd March 2011|
|Many mortgage borrowers are opting for fixed deals because they believe they will offer them security, an expert has suggested.|
However, consumers need to be aware of the problems that may arise once their current product comes to an en...
|February mortgage lending largely unchanged |
|19th March 2011|
|The level of mortgage lending last month remained relatively unchanged compared to January, the latest statistics show.|
Data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) shows gross l...
|Mortgage lending expected to improve |
|3rd March 2011|
|First-time buyers are likely to find it easier to secure a mortgage over the coming year than they have done in the past few months, one expert has predicted.|
Good borrowers will find it easier to secure finance, noted Helen Adams, mana...
|Kids' board cash could lend a hand |
|23rd February 2011|
|Parents may find they are able to pay off their mortgage sooner if they use cash given to them as board from their kids, one bank has suggested.|
Making overpayments of just £160 a month could save parents as much as £10,000 ...