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Important information to landlords regarding their marketing

15 November 2018  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

Over at the National Landlord's Association (NLA) there has been an important article released concerning landlords and marketing their properties. If you are thinking of marketing on Rightmove and Zoopla via I Am The Agent then we strongly recommend

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 - 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

Tips for first time buyers

30 September 2016  |  Admin  |  0 Comments

If you’ve decided to take the plunge and invest in your first house, the whole process can seem daunting at first. However taking the steps towards home ownership can be an enjoyable experience. And as always, there are certain tips and tricks

Mortgage News

14 May 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

Here is a quick summary of the key changes and announcements in the mortgage market for this week: The Bank of England has held base rates at 0.5% for the 62nd consecutive month. They have also kept Quantitative Easing to £375bn. The BoE had or

To Share Or Not To Share? Shared Tenancies And Mortgages

10 February 2014  |  I-Am-The-Agent  |  0 Comments

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching and thousands of couples up and down the country debating the merits of moving into together and sharing the cost of a home, we at I Am The Agent thought it would be useful to explain what shared tenancy an