Mortgage Strategy

Mortgage Strategy

Mortgage Mole-2017

Mortgage Mole: June 2018

Octane World Cup Excitement is building for the football event of the summer. The groups have been drawn and the squads are training ahead of their first games. If you haven’t guessed, it’s nearly time for the Octane Capital World Cup. Mole can’t wait to cheer on the 20 five-a-side teams when the contest takes place […]

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Pimco closes in on £5bn B&B loan sale

Bond fund manager Pacific Investment Management Co is set to buy £5bn of Bradford & Bingley mortgages from the Government, according to reports. Pimco will sign a deal as early as Wednesday with UK Asset Resolution, Sky News reports. The deal would see Pimco acquire two books of B&B loans and make a profit for […]

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NatWest to bring in new high-value remortgages

NatWest is bringing in 12 high-value remortgages based on loan balance and LTV rather than just LTV. The products come in next Monday and will feature in NatWest’s remortgage range for those with loans of £500,000 and over. The firm is also bringing in 12 products for loans of £500,000 and above. A NatWest statement […]

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Barclays to raise prices of residential and buy-to-let

Barclays will raise the prices of many residential and buy-to-let mortgages as it seeks to pass on increases to its cost of funding. The lender says it will make the changes tomorrow on its residential, buy-to-let and Reward ranges. A Barclays statement says: “The cost of funds have steadily increased over recent weeks and as […]