Lender announces it is creating 200 new jobs as it completes purchase of Northern Rock.
Lender has no plans to bring its LTI cap in line with its high street rivals.
MPC members feel lending volumes will be suppressed longer than expected.
AMI and IMLA produce joint guidance on how lenders should approach panel removals.
Santander is the latest lender to introduce a cap on loan-to-income ratios, following Lloyds, RBS and Nationwide.
Minutes show some members are edging closer to voting for a rate rise.
Australian listed firm Computershare is buying Skipton’s mortgage servicing arm, generating a £26m profit for Skipton.
The lender has placed an income multiple cap of 4.75 times income on all residential applications.
Newly-listed lender is looking to purchase a portfolio of £1.5bn in residential loans from the Government-owned entity.
But lender increases maximum terms for Help to Buy equity loan mortgages from 25 to 35 years.
Over-zealous affordability checks are not evidence of unintended consequences, says FCA.
PRA chief executive Andrew Bailey this week warned about increasing mortgage terms.
House builders “frustrated” by the news that no new applications can be accepted until April.
Trade body warns lenders to expect Bank of England to target buy-to-let next.
But PM falls short of making it a Cabinet position as Brandon Lewis takes hot seat; planning added to housing minister’s brief.
In August, Halifax and BM Solutions will pay full proc fees for retention deals regardless of LTV.
Carney tells MPs LTI move was designed to encourage mortgage lending outside the South East and cool London market.
PRA chief executive Andrew Bailey warns trend could cause borrowers problems if their income falls in retirement.
Exclusing London and South East, prices rose at 6.4% year-on-year.
Consumer Finance Association argues “many people” will be turned down for credit because of new rules.
The consumer price index rose to 1.9 per cent in June, according to the Office for National Statistics.
Halifax and Lloyds Bank pulling out of NewBuy and Mi New Home on 4 September.
National Counties Building Society launches Family Building Society proposition with national adviser firm Chase de Vere providing financial planning services to its customers.
Some brokers say they have had to wait up to two months for lender to pay commission.
BoE interest rate held at record-low for 64th consecutive month, while QE remains at £375bn.
Halifax reports 8.8 per cent increase in house prices, despite sixth consecutive monthly fall in new buyer enquiries.
New analysis predicts London average could top £545,000 by 2020.
MPs Mary Macleod and Margot James to raise issue with No 10 in coming months.
Equity release plan sales increased 5 per cent year-on-year in the first half of 2014.
Former Tory minister wants manifesto pledge to tackle “disproportionate” cost of tax in London and South East.
Ed Miliband adviser Stuart Wood says housing policy is based on “denial, bad economics and buck-passing”.
Banks chasing customers for repayments using letters that look like they are from unattached debt collection firms.
Total of £410.3m in payment protection misselling redress was paid out to customers in April
Sir John Cunliffe warns of consequences of a sustained rise in house prices.
From October, lenders must ensure no more than 15 per cent of new lending is at more than 4.5 times income
Bank committee says move to longer-term fixes could be a positive development for financial stability
Barry Hughes ordered to pay a £45,000 fine instead of serving a 43-month jail sentence.
Brokers say only borrowers - mainly in London - using Help to Buy 2 will be affected by BoE’s intervention.
London house prices continue to outpace the rest of the UK with annual growth of 25.8 per cent.
Lender reintroduces maximum age limit on residential and buy-to-let applications.