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Social housing waiting list could hit two million

The number of households on waiting lists for social housing is set to soar to a record high of almost two million over the next two years, claims figures from the National Housing Federation.

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At the beginning of last week it looked like 100% LTV mortgages and flexible income multiples could be a thing of the past.

Unsellable homes push down rents, says RICS

Would-be sellers continued to flood the rental market with unsellable properties at the end of last year, research from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors reveals.

McCormack is the next asset for Connells

Connells has appointed Roland McCormack, former managing director of Bristol & West, as managing director of its asset management division. McCormack will take up his role on April 20.

60 Seconds with….Tim Dawson

What are you doing at the moment?

I’m a non-executive director for the Mortgage Times Group and am working with some venture capitalist companies on start-ups. Other than that I like skiiing, sailing, generally relaxing and enjoying my retirement.