Treasury says it wants to build an “in-depth evidence base” on buy-to-let.
House purchase approvals at their lowest level in 14 months.
FCA director of mortgages and consumer lending Linda Woodall discusses the first six months of MMR implementation.
Mortgage Strategy reveals the five ways the MMR has changed the mortgage market.
More than half a million people in England plan to use part or all of their pension to repay their mortgage debt.
Prices fell 0.2 per cent between August and September.
Bank is investing around £1.6bn over the next three years to build ’self service technology and remote advice services’.
Successful listing will see former Mortgage Talk chairman Peter Birch leave the business.
AMI chief executive Robert Sinclair says direct-only channel is in “decline”.
Lender recruiting for his replacement.
Lender is also launching a five-year fix up to 60 per cent LTV at 2.84 per cent.
Lender will launch a pilot scheme through London & Country in December before opening to the wider broker market in January 2015.
Lord Dick Newby says the FCA should review how the MMR is working for older borrowers.
Ian McCafferty and Martin Weale again voted to increase the benchmark rate by 0.25 per cent.
Competition and falling swaps rates have led to a rush of rate cuts, but brokers want to see more innovation on criteria
Mortgage Strategy understands lender could launch broker proposition by Q2 2015.
A technical error yesterday left UK borrowers unable to access a mortgage for a large part of the day.
Technical problems have seen the Bank shut down a key system affecting mortgage transactions.
Landlords suing the West Brom Building Society over a tracker rate hike have been given the go-ahead to take the case to trial.
Thompson to join ULS Technology, the parent company of eConveyancer, as its new managing director.
Figures show lending is up 10 per cent year-on-year in September but trade body says growth may have stalled.
Lender says it will continue with plans for an IPO.
National Landlords Association says the move to stop landlords could scare away investors.
Sir Michael Lyons’ report into housing for the party is targeting 200,000 new homes a year by 2020.
Challenger bank had been due to launch its shares on the London Stock Exchange this month.
Mark Entwistle conned banks out of millions while living a lavish lifestyle.
From 22 October, the maximum price on eligible new-builds will be £250,000, as opposed to £400,000 at present.
Average UK price grew 11.7 per cent year-on-year in August.
79 in every 10,000 mortgage applications were found to be fraudulent in August.
Range begins at 3.49 per cent.
Scottish government replaces it with a more marginal tax akin to income tax.
Quantitative easing kept at £375bn.
Mortgage brokers say HSBC may need to loosen its lending criteria after announcing shock plans to lend through brokers for the first time.
Lender to introduce a reducing scale for ERCs.
Lenders expect credit availability to increase in Q4, after falling in Q3.
Deal expected to complete later this year.
Lord McFall is joining as senior non-executive director as the bank seeks regulatory approval.
Challenger bank hopes to raise £75m in capital through stockmarket listing on 17 October.
Bank has urged Chancellor George Osborne to grant it power to place limits on loan-to-value ratios.
HSBC will distribute through Countrywide initially.