Countrywide saw new enquiries for rental properties rise by a massive 94% in January compared with the previous month.
- Top trends
There are signs of a modest reco-very in the buy-to-let sector despite last year being the worst for buy-to-let lending since 2001. Figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders show that the number of buy-to-let mortgages ad-vanced in 2009 fell to its lowest level for eight years. There were 93,500 buy-to-let loans last year, down […]
Principality building society has reported a profit before tax of £14.3m for 2009, up 50% on last year’s profit.
Moody’s has warned that UK mortgage lenders, especially building societies, face a ‘life-threatening’ fight for retail deposits.
Solent Mortgage Services is offering a bridging service for brokers whose clients need funds quickly while long-term funding is arranged.
Do macro headlines create white noise which impacts market prices? Portfolio Manager at Harris Associates, David Herro, discusses how market volatility can create opportunities to buy good business at a discount.
News and expert analysis straight to your inboxSign up