This Month's Top Articles
Mortgages news (page 11):
|'Housing cuts will affect mortgage applications'|
|21st October 2010|
|Mortgage applications are bound to suffer as first-time buyers bear the brunt of proposed government cuts.|
According to the National Housing Federation (NHF), proposed cuts to the housing fund will have a significant impact on the numbe...
|'First-time buyers are being priced out of the property market'|
|16th October 2010|
|Mortgage applicants looking to buy their first homes are finding it increasingly difficult to make a foray onto the property ladder, it has been claimed.|
Liam Bailey, head of residential research at Knight Frank, pointed out that the la...
|'Buying homes has become more difficult' |
|15th October 2010|
|It is becoming increasingly difficult for people to get mortgages and buy their first homes, it has been claimed.|
Helen Adams, managing director of FirstrungNow.com, claimed that one reason for this was that house prices were over-infla...
|Mortgage applicants face higher house prices |
|13th October 2010|
|People looking for a mortgage to buy their dream home have been warned against rising house prices by one industry expert.|
The property market is gradually being divided by sellers pushing for higher house prices and buyers who are seei...
|Tenants are better protected under new laws |
|12th October 2010|
|The latest revisions to the Mortgage Repossessions Act allow greater protection for tenants.|
As per the new legislation, tenants can now apply for an extension before being evicted from their home in the event that their landlord goes i...
|Lloyds launches 'lowest ever' mortgage |
|7th October 2010|
|Lloyds TSB has launched what it claims to be its lowest-ever mortgage deal in a bid to aid first-time buyers.|
The deal, which is fixed for three years at 3.99 per cent, allows customers to borrow up to as much as 70 per cent ...
|'FTBs pay more for mortgages'|
|6th October 2010|
|Mortgages are becoming increasingly more expensive for first-time buyers (FTBs), new data shows.|
It is also becoming more and more difficult for FTBs to make their entry into the property market, pointed out Catherine Hearnden, director...
|Paragon is back in the game|
|2nd October 2010|
|Landlords on the lookout for a buy-to-let mortgage would be interested to know that Paragon is making a comeback.|
The lender announced that it would be returning to the market with tracker-based ...