• Accord announces new fixed rates

    Accord Mortgages has unveiled a range of fixed-rate remortgage deals. The intermediary-only lender has launched new remortgage options at 65%, 75%, 80%,85 ...

  • L&G reveals live conference details

    Legal & General Mortgage Club will be holding a one-off live conference in London this autumn. The conference will give attendees the chance to discus ...

  • New two-year deals from N&P

    The Norwich & Peterborough Building Society (N&P) has unveiled a range of two-year fixed rate mortgages available to borrowers at 75%, 85% and 90% ...

  • New 1.25% discounted deal from the Teachers

    The Teachers Building Society has launched a new 1.25% discounted variable rate 'summer special' mortgage. The mortgage, available to teachers and educati ...

  • Leeds BS three-year fix for SimplyBiz Mortgages

    SimplyBiz Mortgages has launched a new three-year fixed rate product from the Leeds Building Society. The product is available for both purchase and remor ...

  • June saw remortgage lending fall year-on-year

    LMS's monthly tracker has found there were 32,873 remortgage loans taken out in June, a rise of 6% from May when there were 30,900 loans. This is also 1% ...

  • The Skipton cuts Help to Buy rates

    The Skipton Building Society has reduced rates by up to 0.20 percentage points on selected Help to Buy products. The Skipton’s Help to Buy purchase range ...

  • NatWest IS introduces large loan concierge service

    NatWest Intermediary Solutions has unveiled a new 'concierge service' for brokers for all mortgage applications over £500,000. The move follows a ‘soft la ...

  • LendInvest hires BDM for Scotland

    LendInvest has appointed Peter McDermid as a business development manager (BDM) for Scotland. McDermid will be responsible for forging relationships with ...

  • Bridgebank adds to business development team

    Bridgebank Capital has appointed Sarah Fisher to its business development team, to support the company’s continued growth across City and Central London.  ...

  • In praise of the accountant

    In the world of professional services there are few more important needs than a quality accountant; however when it comes to adviser relationships with th ...

  • New appointments at Roma Finance

    Roma Finance has appointed Steve Baker, previously managing director (retail) at Together Money, as a non-executive director, and Simon Micklethwaite, for ...

  • Brokers being hit by delays post-MCD

    Bridging lender MTF’s latest Broker Sentiment Survey has revealed that delays to mortgage applications have caused brokers the most difficulty following t ...

  • New BDM for bridging firm

    Bridging Finance Solutions has expanded its business development team with the appointment of Sue Barron. Barron (pictured) will manage the Midlands area  ...

  • Together finalises leadership team

    Together has made two further appointments to its leadership team, concluding a spate of recent board-level appointments following the restructure of the ...

  • ASTL grows associate member numbers

    Valuation Audit Services (VAS) has become the Association of Short Term Lenders' (ASTL) latest associate member. VAS launched in November 2015 and provide ...

  • Top districts for rental yield voted for Brexit

    Only two of the top 20 local authority districts for rental yield voted to remain in the EU - Manchester and Liverpool, according to LendInvest. Meanwhile ...

  • No Brexit effect on rental market – yet

    The Association of Residential Letting Agents' (ARLA) June Private Rental Sector (PRS) report has found that the rental market has not yet showed signs of ...

  • Focus on the here and now

    Understandably a large part of the mortgage market appears to be taking stock of the EU referendum vote, and what it might mean for the sector. In terms o ...

  • Fall predicted in buy-to-let mortgage arrears

    Keystone Property Finance has stated that buy-to-let mortgage arrears are set to fall below 7,000 by the end of the year. Latest official estimates show 9 ...

  • Brokers being hit by delays post-MCD

    Bridging lender MTF’s latest Broker Sentiment Survey has revealed that delays to mortgage applications have caused brokers the most difficulty following t ...

  • TSB cuts rates in buy-to-let range

    TSB is reducing rates across a range of buy-to-let mortgages for property buyers and remortgagors, with some rates being cut by up to 0.40 percentage poin ...

  • Together finalises leadership team

    Together has made two further appointments to its leadership team, concluding a spate of recent board-level appointments following the restructure of the ...

  • Foundation joins Paradigm panel

    Paradigm Mortgage Services has added Foundation Home Loans to its lender panel. Paradigm member firms will be able to access Foundation’s range of buy-to- ...

  • Leeds BS three-year fix for SimplyBiz Mortgages

    SimplyBiz Mortgages has launched a new three-year fixed rate product from the Leeds Building Society. The product is available for both purchase and remor ...

  • Ingard expands panel

    Norton Home Loans has been added to Ingard's lender panel. The specialist lender will provide Ingard’s appointed representatives and directly authorised b ...

  • Stonebridge Group unveils DA proposition

    Stonebridge Group has launched Stonebridge Genus, its new proposition for directly authorised (DA) advisers. DAs will be able to select those Genus produc ...

  • Working through the uncertainty

    Much of the focus of the post-EU referendum fallout has focused on consumer confidence, or indeed a fall in consumer confidence, given the future for the ...

  • HSBC expands intermediary distribution

    HSBC has expanded the availability of its mortgages through four additional brokers. The quartet are Sesame Limited, Mortgage Advice Bureau, Stonebridge G ...

  • Foundation joins Paradigm panel

    Paradigm Mortgage Services has added Foundation Home Loans to its lender panel. Paradigm member firms will be able to access Foundation’s range of buy-to- ...

  • Openwork receives ICS accreditation

    Openwork has been awarded Accredited Centre status by the Institute of Customer Service (ICS), the independent professional membership body. The network w ...

  • Smart Money in Scotland completes first case with UTB

    Smart Money has completed its first case with United Trust Bank, following the lender's recent launch into Scotland. Although the master broker has been o ...

  • Ingard expands panel

    Norton Home Loans has been added to Ingard's lender panel. The specialist lender will provide Ingard’s appointed representatives and directly authorised b ...

  • Profits up at Shawbrook

    Shawbrook Bank has published its interim results for the six months to 30 June 2016. Profit before tax (PBT) increasing by 14% to £38.0 million and statut ...

  • Profits up at Provident Financial

    Provident Financial plc has published its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2016. The impaired credit provider's first half adjusted profit ...

  • Master broker moves to application fee model

    The Loans Engine is scrapping its master broker fee and replacing it with an application fee. The new fee will be £295 and will be collected at applicatio ...

  • FCA outlines authorisation commitments

    The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued commitments to firms during the authorisation process. Between 1 April 2014 and 31 March 2016, the FCA re ...

  • Treasury Committee greenlights Bailey’s FCA appointment

    The Treasury Committee has published its report ‘Appointment of Andrew Bailey as Chief Executive of the Financial Conduct Authority’ and endorsed his appo ...

  • Together finalises leadership team

    Together has made two further appointments to its leadership team, concluding a spate of recent board-level appointments following the restructure of the ...

  • Complete FS outlines its expo plans

    Complete FS is to hold its 14th annual Specialist Lender Expo at the Meon Valley & Country Club, near Southampton on 21 September. This year's event is ba ...

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