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Spotlight on Lewisham

29 October 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Lewisham is a Borough of South London that is undergoing significant regeneration and investment in recent years. Younger couples and families are moving to the area, as Lewisham has become more accessible with the DLR and the National Rail services,

Mortgage news - March 2018

19 March 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes in the mortgage market this week. Research from Halifax is showing that mortgages are at their most affordable level for ten years. Q4 2017 data showed that mortgage payments equated to 29% of a homeowner’s

More mortgage news - February 2018

21 February 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes in the mortgage market this week. Bank of Ireland has announced new rates across both residential and buy to let ranges. With residential rates being reduced by 0.14%, BOI now have 85% loan to value rates startin

Mortgage news - February 2018

05 February 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes in the mortgage market this week. Scottish Widows Bank has made improvements to its lending policy. With the introduction of improved income/affordability multiples, SWB is moving away from the 4x income cap for

More mortgage news for January 2018

24 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes in the mortgage market for this week. Buy-to-let specialist, Fleet Mortgages, has announced new rates to expand their range. The lender can look at more accommodating rental stress tests, and has launched a 2-yea

Mortgage news - January 2018

10 January 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. Accord Mortgages have continued with their changes to their lending with the announcement of £500 cash back on some Buy to Let deals. This is a sector

Mortgage news - December 2017

27 December 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of some key changes and announcements in the mortgage market to end the year. Accord has refreshed its buy to let range with further reductions of up to 0.35% on 75% of the range. With Accord also reducing fees on their mortgages an

Mortgage news - October 2017

25 October 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Here is a summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week. M&S (yes, really, Marks and Spencer!) have announced plans to launch a mortgage range through brokers from early next year. After the success of M&S

Rightmove House Price Index - August 2017 Update

21 August 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Righmove House Prince Index – August 2017 Update Mid-country hot-spots enjoy mini-boom in annual price growth Holiday season casts its usual shadow with price of property coming to market falling by 0.9% (-£2,758) this month Climate of st

The Rightmove Rental Trends Tracker

18 July 2017  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Asking rents hold up despite 7% uplift in available supply Asking rents outside London rose 2.8% in the second quarter of 2017, in line with the 2.7% average seenover the past five years at this time of year More choice for tenants: Number of availab