The Office of Fair Trading has launched a consultation on draft guidance for estate agents and property developers. The consultation is open until December 9.
There have been so many accounts of the financial crisis that it’s hard to be original when recalling the events leading up to October 2008. Too Big To Fail isn’t breaking new ground but it has the star quality of a renowned cast and expensive production by US television channel HBO. Paul Giamatti is Ben […]
With the restrictions on commercial and development finance and lack of appetite among high street lenders for this type of business, bridging finance can often be the best option for small-scale housing developers. There is a plethora of well-funded bridging lenders in the market all vying for business and happy to lend on a wide […]
Sesame has added the Paragon Group of Companies to its mortgage panel.
The Treasury and the FSA are ready to clash over a proposal to allow bidders for Northern Rock’s “good” bank to take about £500m out of the lender.
By Amanda Docherty, senior marketing consultant Apart from career success, millions in the bank and, on appearance, coveted lifestyles, what else do Rio Ferdinand, Lady Gaga and Ellie Goulding all have in common? They’ve all demonstrated that the power of celebrity can sometimes have a more altruistic purpose than idle gossip. Recently we’ve seen respected […]
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