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There are many financial concerns facing first-time buyers – the economic climate, securing the right mortgage, paying legal fees and stumping up hefty deposits, to name but a few.
The Council of Mortgage Lenders predicts that there will gross mortgage lending of just £145bn and that arrears will hit a whopping 500,000 in 2009.
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The recapitalisation of Irish banks is proving a tricky issue for finance minister Brian Lenihan, whose government has already underwritten their balance sheets at a potential cost to the taxpayer of €450bn.No one disputes that another €12bn-plus is needed to get the banks lending again, the question is, who should provide it? The state, already […]
By Simon Halifax, senior marketing consultant For a few years now, mortgage advisers have probably been warning their clients that there’s only one direction that the interest rate is going and that’s up (well, I know mine has!). However, the financial landscape changed when the UK voted to leave the European Union last month and […]
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