Mortgage Trust has launched six buy-to-let deals with tracker rates from 4.30% and fixed rates from 4.89%.
A potential housing crisis is brewing which could lead to renters being priced out of the market, John Heron, managing director of Paragon Mortgages, has warned.
The Law Society has accredited 202 firms to its Conveyancing Quality Scheme. Launched in January, the CQS requires law practices to undergo strict assessments, compulsory training, self-reporting, random audits and annual reviews. Desmond Hudson, chief executive of the Law Society, says: “Accredited firms have reported that new clients are checking whether they are CQS accredited […]
Having researched the market for a client I decided to recommend ING Direct’s five-year fixed with no arrangement fee. Not having placed business with ING before, I have to admit I was wary of using it. But I needn’t have worried. The agreement in principle was approved quickly and it then proceeded to a full […]
Yorkshire Building Society has launched two products that will allow customers to switch to a fixed rate mortgage deal at no extra cost. It is offering a 2.29% tracker deal with a £995 product fee and a 2.49% tracker with a £95 fee.
Good and growing companies are still to be found, Simon Edelsten, manager of the Artemis Global Select Fund, tells Ross Leckie – even in a world marked by low(er) growth and political uncertainty.
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