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Bridging offers in the Pink

Pink Home Loans is boosting its bridging offering with the addition of Link Lending to its panel. Brokers will now be able to access short-term bridging and unsecured loans from the lender, with no early redemption charges, exit or upfront processing fees.

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TMA teams up for GI deals

Abbey subsidiary The Mortgage Alliance is launching a general insurance proposition with Abbey for Intermediaries and Halifax.

Mike Perry quits HML

Mike Perry, director of sales and marketing at HML has decided to leave the company.Perry joined HML earlier this year from Amber Homeloans, where he worked since 2001.In the meantime Ian Moore, head of business development, will take on responsibility for sales and marketing, reporting to Neil Warman, finance and commercial director.Warman says: “We wish […]

Landlords are in it for the long term

Capital growth has always been seen as a key motivation for investing in buy-to-let properties, prompting some commentators to ask what today’s decreasing HPI environment means for the future of buy-to-let.

Some good news from the US at last!

Freddie Mac reported today that the average rate for 30 year fixed rate mortgages fell further this week to stand at 5.78%, down from 6.35%just prior to the Fannie & Freddie nationalisation and the lowest rate since Feb 14. It said this was fuelling a boom in remortgaging, with remortgage applications up 58% from the […]

'Feeling the Squeeze'

Royal London carried out a UK wide survey with 2,500 consumers age 35-44 over the summer. The survey found that over a third, 34 per cent, said their finances felt Squeezed and so were struggling to meet day-to-day expenses, despite 87 per cent being aware that they need to save more. However, the survey did […]

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