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Mortgage choice for UK buyers at highest for five years

The choice of mortgage for residential property buyers in the UK is now three times bigger than in 2009 meaning they had a choice of over 12,000 …

Number of mortgage products available up 37.5% in a year

The number of mortgage products available has increased 37.5 per cent in the past year, according to Mortgage Advice Bureau.<p>Using data from …

Mortgage lending set to hit £200bn

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A quarter of mortgage borrowers reliant on Help to Buy

Research found 12% of UK adults plan to take out a mortgage in the next year to either buy a first home, move between properties or remortgage an …

Mortgages for first time buyers hit highest level since 2007 as confidence that Britain's economy has turned a corner grows

By<p>The number of people taking their first step onto the property ladder hit a six year high in October as growing confidence in Britain’s economic …

MEPs pass final European mortgage rules

MEPs have passed the final rules of the European mortgage credit directive.<p>The rules were agreed in September but an official vote was delayed until …

CML downplays risk of housing bubble

Council of Mortgage Lenders says an unbridled housing boom is "unlikely" as it forecasts mortgage lending to grow 9pc next year<p>The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has downplayed the risks of a housing bubble as it claims that the importance of the Government's Help to Buy scheme has been …

Mortgage lending to leap another 15% next year to £1...

The mortgage market should continue to grow next year with a 15% rise in gross lending to £195 billion.<p>That compares to an estimated £170 billion …

One fifth regularly overpay their mortgage

Research carried out by Santander found that 2.5 million borrowers are taking advantage of relatively low mortgage rates to repay more than they are …

Sub-letting fraud on the increase

The greatest increase in UK mortgage fraud is among borrowers renting out their homes to tenants when the terms and conditions of their mortgage …

Virgin Money joins Help to Buy mortgage market as home loans competition hots up

Virgin Money has launched home loans for those with 5% and 10% deposits as it joins other big names in offering Help to Buy mortgages.<p>The rates of …

Finance

November House Price Index Infographic

Rightmove’s November House Price Index reported that the average asking price of property coming to market fell by 2.4% (-£6,181) in November, in …

Price Index

'Chancellor missed opportunity to boost market by reforming stamp duty'

The Chancellor has been accused of missing an opportunity to boost the housing market by failing to reform the “outdated” stamp duty tax.<p>Today the …

FCA to conduct further review of mortgage market

The Financial Conduct Authority is to carry out an additional assessment of the UK mortgage market, it has been revealed.<p>Minutes from the regulator's …

End to cheap mortgage cash could force banks to up savings rates

After five years of misery, an end to cheap cash for mortgages could finally force banks to pay higher savings rates<p>By<p>Published: 20:02 EDT, 3 …

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EU fines banks over rate-rigging

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1033000/1033844_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524715795_39ddb93dd4a71bbc61ec1b4e004a1531<p><b>The European Commission has fined eight banks - including RBS - a total of 1.7bn euros (£1.4bn) for forming illegal cartels to rig interest …

UK house prices at 40-month high as mortgage approvals jump 34pc, says Nationwide

House prices in November highest since July 2010 - just 6pc below 2007 high - as mortgage approvals rise 34pc but housing recovery 'jeopardised' by BoE move, analysts warn<p>Nationwide Building Society's latest tranche of housing statistics - based on its own lending - shows prices up 0.6pc for the …

House Price Index Headlines

Legal Information<p>The Nationwide House Price Indices are prepared from information that we believe is collated with care, but no representation is …

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Expats rush home to beat rising house prices

Mortgage brokers are receiving more enquiries from Britons living and working abroad who fear being priced out of the market when they return<p>House prices are predicted to rise by almost a quarter over the next five years, prompting an anxious rush among hopeful buyers.<p>It is not only first-time …

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Mortgage searches rise as consumers go online

Figures from digital marketing agency Greenlight found that millions of UK consumers were searching for independent data on mortages over the …

Can I offset the fee for my buy-to-let mortgage on my tax return?

Can I cover a big arrangement fee for my buy-to-let mortgage by claiming it back against tax?<p>By<p>Published: 07:16 EDT, 2 December 2013 | Updated: 09:15 …

Mortgage and savings rates could rise, as FLS is curtailed

The Bank of England's announcement on Funding for Lending is likely to push up mortgage and savings rates<p>Experts were today warning mortgage rates may rise early next year after the Bank of England announced a change to its Funding for Lending Scheme.<p>Banks and building societies have accessed £80bn …

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