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Expat Mortgages for British UK Ex pats in the US

Created on 18 August 2013. Posted in USA

... return to. There are a number of interest rates on expat mortgages available and we will take you through the options and match the best lender to meet your needs and requirements. A range of mortgages ...

Stamp Duty Debate Hots Up With Scottish Reforms

Created on 26 July 2013. Posted in Live News

... may be if it is proving a struggle. The best way to pay back stamp duty is to find a low deposit mortgage with a cheap monthly repayment and a broker is the best person to scour the market for cheap ...

UK economy grows 0.6 per cent in second quarter

Created on 25 July 2013. Posted in Live News

It seems that the UK economy has grown by 0.6 per cent in the second quarter of the year compared to the first quarter as the recovery picks up pace which is great news.  After 0.3 per cent growth ...

Renters Suffer Inflation More than Homeowners

Created on 17 July 2013. Posted in Live News

... no savings products available in the UK which will outstrip inflation. It means there are no super low-risk places to put your money that will not lose value over time. One of the best ways to keep ...

Carney signals 0.5% interest rate for foreseeable future

Created on 04 July 2013. Posted in Live News

We are pleased to report that the Bank of England appears to have signalled that the UK base rate is set to remain at 0.5 per cent for some time, much  to the delight of mortgage holders. New Bank ...

99.5% of Consumers Don't Undertsand Mortgages - Which?

Created on 21 June 2013. Posted in Live News

... the best buys in newspapers and to overall costs of a deal. The worst aspect of the research is perhaps that half of those polled believed the test was easy showing just how confusing mortgages have ...

Don't Let Your Home Become a Casualty of Your Divorce

Created on 10 June 2013. Posted in Live News

... means you can not continue with the mortgage alone then a sale of the house may be the best option. A simple house sale means the proceeds can be divided and both can move on with your lives but they ...

Mortgage Availability Rockets 34%

Created on 29 May 2013. Posted in Live News

... a mortgage broker is the best way to scour the market with a qualified and regulated adviser as your guide. A broker can tell you whether you would be better with a fixed or a variable with an impression ...

Large Mortgage Loans Going Mainstream At Halifax

Created on 17 May 2013. Posted in Live News

... banks that churn thousands of customers daily. Deals can be done and it is a broker who is best placed to cut them for you. Private banks are notoriously shy of attracting customers because they do not ...

Help To Buy Mortgages

Created on 07 May 2013. Posted in Live News

... Help to Buy has the desired effect, then there is a chance we could see some of the best UK mortgage deals at 90 per cent LTV and over since the financial crisis.   But with these types of schemes ...

Comeback for high loan to value deals as NatWest opens up 90% mortgages

Created on 26 March 2013. Posted in Live News

... to a qualified independent mortgage broker who has relationships with all lenders, large and small, and is a professional in the market inside out is the best bet. There are more higher loan to value ...

Two-thirds of second steppers can't get a mortgage to move home, says Lloyds TSB

Created on 14 March 2013. Posted in Live News

... are a wide variety of problems without an easy solution and it shows the difficulties still facing borrowers who want the best value mortgages. The Government's funding for lending scheme has provided ...

Best Buy Tables Reveal Banks Reduce Fees to Compete with Lower Rates

Created on 03 March 2013. Posted in Live News

... £1,499 cost on the side, putting off many borrowers. What the Co-op is demonstrating is that in a world of such low rates it is not just the interest payable that makes a deal the best buy. Newspaper ...

Bank of England's negative interest rates could see mortgage prices fall further

Created on 27 February 2013. Posted in Live News

... bank seriously considering negative interest rates it could go even lower and make the best current mortgage rate a very fluid concept. What do negative interest rates mean? In theory negative interest ...

Remortgaging Has Favourable Conditions

Created on 22 February 2013. Posted in Live News

... to see many more homeowners seizing the opportunity to make, what is in many cases, a substantial monetary saving.’ For those looking to obtain the best remortgage deals, more than half could save up to ...

Rates Are Down But Fees Are Up

Created on 18 February 2013. Posted in Live News

... products. In order to find the best fixed rate mortgage deal, it has been advised by Clare Francis, mortgage expert at Moneysupermarket.com, that would-be applicants work out the exact saving they should ...

Banking To Be Made Easier

Created on 07 February 2013. Posted in Live News

The Chancellor, George Osborne, has recently announced plans to make the housing market more competitive, and the banking system easier to manoeuvre. At the launch of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation ...

Landlords Feeling Less 'Bullish' About 2013

Created on 25 January 2013. Posted in Live News

Confidence in the 2013 buy-to-let market among landlords is apparently less ‘bullish’, according to a survey by Upad. This comes as the amount of landlords feeling optimistic about the private rental sector ...

Mortgage Market Forecasts for 2013

Created on 26 December 2012. Posted in Live News

The Council of Mortgage lenders has recently published its 2013/14  mortgage market forecasts  alongside its mortgage lender evaluation of the market based on interviews with the national lenders.In ...

Britain May Have Hit Triple Dip Despite Growth

Created on 21 December 2012. Posted in Live News

The UK economy grew by 0.9% in the third quarter, according to figures released today by the Office of National Statistics (ONS).   However, some leading UK economic think tanks have warned ...