Platform Home Loans has pledged not to increase rates on its tracker products until the Bank of England base rate rises above 1%. The lender has also cut rates on fixed rate and tracker deals to offer two-year fixed rate deals from 3.59% and two-year trackers from 2.69%.
Home of Choice has extended its product range with the addition of Bank of China to its lending panel.
HARPAL SINGH, MANAGING DIRECTOR, CONVEYANCING ALLIANCE
It’s good to see more products on the market but it means little if they are not competitive – after all, it doesn’t make any difference if lenders have 300 products each if they are all rubbish
Hamptons Inter-national has be-come the first UK residential estate agent to launch an iPhone appli-cation for buyers and sellers. Users can look for properties and check prices by using a built-in search facility. They can also access property details and pinpoint the location of houses they are interested in buying. The application allows users to […]
According to our recent report on the death of retirement, changes in workplace pension provision mean that coming generations of retirees could have a radically different experience of retirement from their parents. The average contribution rate into an old-style final salary pension was around 20% of total wages, the statutory minimum for a new automatic […]
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