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Conservative Govt unlikely to ease housing supply fears

A new Conservative Government is unlikely to ease concerns over the supply of housing, with experts pointing to continued constraints on resources and local planning departments. Property consultancy Knight Frank published a survey of over 160 housebuilders last month suggesting just 9 per cent believe more than 200,000 homes represents a sustainable level of housebuilding. […]

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Inflation hits zero as BoE shaves growth forecasts

Forecasts for growth in the UK have been lowered by the Bank of England in its latest inflation report. The Bank says inflation hit zero in March, as previously forecast, driven by falls in energy and food prices. However, the Bank has made minor reductions in forecasts for growth in gross domestic product for the […]

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PI brokers raise concerns over new insurer Elite

Professional indemnity insurance brokers have raised concerns about the financial strength of new PI insurer, Elite Hoyl Underwriting Management, which offers cover underwritten by Elite Insurance, entered the financial adviser market last month with claims it can halt the trend of escalating premiums. But PI brokers say advisers need to be aware that Elite Insurance […]

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Brokers miss out on proc fees with thousands of Halifax rate switchers

Brokers are missing out on a procuration fee with thousands of Halifax customers looking to switch products. The lender says in the run-up to the MMR thousands of customers were on products that would not sit on its new, compliant system. It means these clients cannot have their product switch carried out by a broker […]

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