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Abbey launches seven day key account exclusives

Abbey for Intermediaries is launching a number of key account exclusives tomorrow, which it will be withdrawing at midnight on Thursday 7 July.

.It is offering a two-year fixed homebuyer and remortgage deal up to 75% LTV with a rate of 2.89% and a £995 fee, with a maximum loan size of £1m.

As well as a two-year tracker homebuyer and remortgage deal up to 70% LTV, at a rate of 1.99%, with a £995 fee and a maximum loan size of £1m

It is also reducing a number of rates in its main range.


Japanese firm’s £58m to help Portillion launch

Portillion has secured over £58m in investment from SBI Group of Japan and has set a launch date of January 1 2012. Its accounts for the year ended December 31 2010 reveal SBI Group will fund its working capital requirements to an assumed launch of January 1 and will also provide the necessary tier 1 […]


Deposit is the biggest issue for first-timers

The advent of higher LTVs is a welcome addition to the mortgage broker proposition. It signals a growing confidence among lenders about the future of house prices and the prospects of lending to disenfranchised groups such as first-time buyers. But LTVs are only part of the solution. For many the real difficulty isn’t so much […]


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