Solent Mortgage Services, the national branded mortgage arranger, has released dates for the first of its 2006 mortgage roadshows.The dates confirmed so far are for Bristol on February 10 and Birmingham on February 28.
Just 44% of borrowers make overpayments on their mortgage, reveals a poll from Moneyfacts.co.uk.The consumer research also shows 14% of people plan to remortgage their homes in the next 12 months to repay unsecured debt. 36% of consumers have transferred their card balance more than three times in search of 0% deals, and 31% of […]
Three quarters of British couples find money the hardest subject to talk about with their partners, a new survey by the Financial Services Authority has revealed.A third would rather discuss sex or their previous relationships rather than their bank balances. The survey, which questioned over 1,400 people across the UK about their attitude to money, […]
HBOS is set to have a shake up in its intermediary business with the departure of Grenville Turner, head of intermediary business.Nigel Stockton, managing director of HBOS intermediary business, says: Its always sad when people of Grenvilles experience move on, but he has been here for 30 years and feels it is time to move […]
Capital Home Loans Sub-Prime has launched a range of sub-prime buy-to-let products with the aim of netting a bigger slice of the specialist market. Funded by Mortgages PLC, the rates and criteria are available exclusively from CHL Sub-Prime. CHL Sub-Prime was launched last year to build a large presence in the sub-prime sector and operates […]
Over the last seven years you have probably read countless articles and had endless discussions about when the Federal Reserve (Fed) is next going to hike. The chart below shows the Fed Funds rate implied by the market at the beginning of each year since 2010. The Fed did finally edge rates higher in December […]
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