This Month's Top Articles
Mortgages news (page 8):
|Country houses 'need to be priced realistically' |
|13th April 2011|
|Sellers of country houses need to make sure they are not unrealistic about how much money they receive for their property, one expert has suggested.|
At a time when getting a mortgage is still quite difficult, Hadley Lyas, director at Fi...
|High LTV mortgage options expected to rise |
|9th April 2011|
|The availability of high loan-to-value (LTV) mortgages is expected to increase over the coming months, one expert has noted.|
Andy Pratt, chief operating officer at Alexander H...
|Home moving expected to pick up in summer |
|8th April 2011|
|The summer months are often a popular time for finding a mortgage and moving home, as people want to take advantage of the good weather.|
This is according to Jon Brown, partnership manager at iammoving.com, who indicated that there is g...
|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...