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Should I stay with my current lender or remortgage to a new lender?

Should I stay with my current lender or remortgage to a new lender?

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Free Legal Package Vs. Paid Legal Package – Which package should I take?

Free Legal Package Vs. Paid Legal Package – Which package should I take?

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A beginner’s guide to remortgaging

A beginners guide to remortgaging

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Base rate rise predicted for coming months

Base rate rise predicted for coming months

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5 Factors that will affect housing in 2018

5 Factors that will affect housing in 2018

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Our Don Featured in Big Building Society Campaign

Our Don Featured in Big Building Society Campaign

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We’ve Made the Shortlist for Another National Award

We’ve Made the Shortlist for Another National Award

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A beginner’s guide to remortgaging

A beginner’s guide to remortgaging

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Seven great reasons to contact your adviser

Seven great reasons to contact your adviser

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Would you buy a property with a spooky past?

UK's haunted house hotspots: would you buy a property with a spooky past?

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Strong mortgage lending reported in August

Strong mortgage lending reported in August

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Why right now could be the best time to get a mortgage

Why right now could be the best time to get a mortgage

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Bank of England Governor expects rates to rise “in near term”

Bank of England Governor expects rates to rise “in near term”

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Mortgage Strategy Awards 2018

Mortgage Strategy Awards 2018

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Almost nine in ten mortgage applications are now successful

Almost nine in ten mortgage applications are now successful

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August: Not such a quiet month

August: Not such a quiet month

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Remortgages – now is the time to act!

Remortgages – now is the time to act!

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We are the best Mortgage Brokers in London – thanks to you!

We are the best Mortgage Brokers in London – thanks to you!

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Remortgaging most active sector of mortgage market in June

Remortgaging most active sector of mortgage market in June

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10 things you need to know about the leasehold consultation

 

10 things you need to know about the leasehold consultation

 

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First time buyers - how to avoid purhcasing a property for more than you can afford

First-time buyers – how to avoid purchasing a property for more than you can afford

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Is Buy to Let still a good move?

Is Buy to Let still a good move?

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We Won!

We Won!

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Did you know?

Did you know?

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Remortgages rise to eight year high

Remortgages rise to eight year high

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Is locking in for longer the future for fixes?

Is locking in for longer the future for fixes?

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How to prepare for April’s tax changes

How to prepare for April’s tax changes

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Buy to Let mortgage rates drop to new lows

Buy to Let mortgage rates drop to new lows

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Shared Ownership sees a popularity surge

Shared Ownership sees a popularity surge

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Life after Help to Buy 2

Life after Help to Buy 2

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Remortgage lending up 21% in 2016

Remortgage lending up 21% in 2016

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Are you considering the Limited Company option?

Are you considering the Limited Company option?

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Five ways to help your children onto the property ladder

Five ways to help your children onto the property ladder

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What can harm your credit score?

What can harm your credit score?

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What does the future hold for Buy to Let?

What does the future hold for Buy to Let?

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What is a remortgage and why aren’t you doing it?

What is a remortgage and why aren’t you doing it?

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Remortgaging up 45% in August

Remortgaging up 45% in August

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43% admit they don’t know what critical illness cover is

43% admit they don’t know what critical illness cover is

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Crisis – What Crisis? Surge in mortgages in 100 days since Brexit

Crisis – What Crisis? Surge in mortgages in 100 days since Brexit

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Refer a friend today!

Refer a friend today!

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The Bank of Mum & Dad goes social

The Bank of Mum & Dad goes social

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The Indian Summer of Remortgages

Tne Indian Summer of Remortgages

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Vote for us!

Vote for us!

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BREXIT and protecting your Finances

BREXIT and protecting your finances

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First time buyer lending up 23pc

First time buyer lending up 23%

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BREXIT & The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau

BREXIT & The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau

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Homemovers take advantage of strong competition in the market

Homemovers take advantage of strong competition in the market

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Raising a deposit remains the biggest hurdle for FTB’s

Raising a deposit remains the biggest hurdle for FTB'S

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Did you beat the BTL rush?

Did you beat the BTL rush?

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What does Sadiq Khan’s victory mean for housing in London?

What does Sadiq Khan’s victory mean for housing in London?

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Remortgage surge offsets seasonal slowdown

Remortgage surge offsets seasonal slowdown

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Could a “Brexit” affect the mortgage industry?

Could a “Brexit” affect the mortgage industry?

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Buy to Let mortgage lenders slash rates

Buy to Let mortgage lenders slash rates

 

 

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Brits spend same time on shoes as house hunting

Brits spend same time on shoes as house hunting

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Five Budget announcements you may have missed

Five Budget announcements you may have missed

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Re-mortgaging hits a 7 year high

Re-mortgaging hits a 7 year high

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What would turn you off viewing a property?

What would turn you off viewing a property?

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Buy to Let booms in February

Buy to Let booms in February

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Buyers flock to London Help to Buy as enquiries surge

Buyers flock to London Help to Buy as enquiries surge

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Top 10 tips on how to sell your house this spring

Top 10 tips on how to sell your house this spring

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Review plans before interest rate rise

Review plans before interest rate rise

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Quarter of First time buyers take out a 35-year term

Quarter of First time buyers take out a 35-year term

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Homeowners in strong position to remortgage in New Year

Homeowners in strong position to remortgage in 2016

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Top three predictions for the Mortgage Market in 2016

Top three predictions for the Morgage Market in 2016

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7 Tips to help you move this Christmas

7 Tips to help you move this Christmas

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Buy to Let Boom continues

Buy to let Boom continues

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Mortgage Rates Fall Again

Mortgage Rates Fall Again

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Remortgage activity up 49%

Remortgage activity up 49%

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Rents reach record high

Rents reach record high

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First Time Buyers Take 29% Market Share

First Time Buyers Take 29% Market Share

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FTB House Prices Outpace Rest of Market

FTB House Prices Outpace Rest of Market

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Remortgage Lending Continues Its Recovery

Remortgage Lending Continues Its Recovery

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Buy to Let Leaps 54% In a Year

Buy to Let Leaps 54% In a Year

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To Protect or To Save?

To Protect or To Save?

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Demand for Buy to Let Grows

Demand for Buy to Let Grows

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Remortgage Activity Surges in July

Remortgage Activity Surges in July

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Remortgage lending is making a comeback

Remortgage lending is making a comeback

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Mortgage Approvals hit a 14-month high

Mortgage Approvals hit a 14-month high

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Lowest FTB mortgage repayments in a decade

Lowest FTB mortgage repayments in a decade

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Self-employed wrongly believe IP doesn't pay

Self-employed wrongly believe IP doesn't pay

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Mortgage approvals return to highest rate since MMR

Mortgage approvals return to highest rate since MMR

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Let-to-buy Demand Takes off

Let-to-buy Demand Takes off

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Buy to Let outpacing residential growth

Buy to Let outpacing residential growth

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Valuations reach 8-year high in March

Valuations reach 8-year high in March

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Average 2-year fix falls below 3%

Average 2-year fix falls below 3%

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Remortgagors chase low rates

Remortgagors chase low rates

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Homeowners warned not to ignore insurance

Homeowners warned not to ignore insurance

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Annual rents rise 3.1%

Annual rents rise 3.1%

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High LTV mortgages now 17% of all approvals

High LTV mortgages now 17% of all approvals

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Remortgage applications leap 24% in a month

Remortgage applications leap 24% in a month

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Will BoE be forced to cut rates this year?

Will BoE be forced to cut rates this year?

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Mortgage rates plunge to record low

Mortgage rates plunge to record low

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B2L rates at lowest ever level

B2L rates at lowest ever level

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One in four increase size of mortgage to ease living costs

One in four increase size of mortgage to ease living costs

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Rise in buy-to-let products boosts market competition

Rise in buy-to-let products boosts market competition 

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Housing Market recovers momentum with rise in mortgage approvals

Housing Market recovers momentum with rise in mortgage approvals

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Rate rise will present broker opportunities

Rate rise will present broker opportunities

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Remortgage sector rises in December

Remortgage sector rises in December

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FTB Transactions Highest Since 2007

FTB Transactions Highest Since 2007

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UK House Prices Up 8.9%

UK House Prices Up 8.9%

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Stamp Duty Land Tax Changes

Stamp Duty Land Tax Changes

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Record month for Broker Applications

Record month for Broker Applications

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Broker Sales Grow

Broker Sales Grow

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Buy to Let Mortgage Update

Buy to Let Mortgage Update

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One in four will struggle with rate rise

One in four will struggle with rate rise

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Lending at 6 Year High

Lending at 6 Year High

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First-time buyers lead the lending growth

First-time buyers lead the lending growth

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Remortgaging hits four year high

Remortgaging hits four year high

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Brokers predict remortgage boom as two-thirds of owners still on SVR'S

Brokers predict remortgage boom as two-thirds of owners still on SVR'S

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Expect Delays

Expect Delays

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House Prices up 8.5%

House Prices up 8.5%

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Homeowners Encouraged to Sell Now

Homeowners Encouraged to Sell Now

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New Mortgage Rules

New Mortgage Rules

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Brokers Upbeat about Recovery

Brokers Upbeat about Recovery

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Government Extends Help to Buy 1 until 2020

Government Extends Help to Buy 1 until 2020

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Budget 2014: What's on the Mortgage Industry Wishlist?

Budget 2014: What's on the Mortgage Indsutry's Wishlist?

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House Prices Jump 9% in February

House Prices Jump 9% in February

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Fixed Mortgage Rates at Historic Low

Fixed Mortgage Rates at Historic Low

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January Prices on a High

January Prices on a High

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Landlords Looking to Increase Property Portfolios

Landlords Looking to Increase Property Portfolios

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BTL Landlords should Fix Now

BTL Landlords should fix now

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Pace of Market Growth takes Brokers by Surprise

Pace of Market Growth takes Brokers by Surprise

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Interest Rates will not Rise in 2014

Interest Rates will not Rise in 2014

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Managing Finances is a Popular New Years Resolution

Managing finances is a popular New Year's Resolution

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House Prices will leap 8% in 2014

House Prices will Leap 8% in 2014

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Gross Mortgages up 19% in Q3

Gross Mortgages up in 19% in Q3

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The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau Receives Industry Recognition

The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau Receives Industry Recognition

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Christmas Opening Hours 2013

Christmas Opening Hours 2013

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House Prices up 0.5% in November

House Prices rise 0.5% in November

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Brokers Expect Interest Rate Rise in 2015

Brokers Expect Interest Rate Rise in 2013

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Remortgaging at Six Year High

Remortgaging at Six Year High

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BoE Interest Rate Rise Conditions Could Be Met Imminently

Bank of England Rate Rise Conditions Could Be Imminently - Think Tank

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Bank of England: Mortgage Lending hits 2008 Heights

Bank of England: Mortgage Lending Hits 2008 Heights

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House Prices up 0.5% in October

House Prices up 0.5% in October

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Average FTB Age Set To Fall

The Average Age of First Time Buyers Is Set To Fall

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Fixed Rates Bottom Out

Fixed Rates Bottom Out

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The housing market - getting back on track

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When was the last time you reviewed your GI cover?

It is important to be aware of the financial risks you could be exposed to should you experience damage or loss to your assets.

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Are you on an interest-only mortgage?

Many lenders have made changes to their interest-only mortgages and their acceptable repayment vehicles.

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UK mortgage lending up by £1.1bn

Lending secured on dwellings rose by £1.1bn in April compared to March, figures from the Bank of England reveal.

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86 fold increase in house prices during the Queen’s reign

House prices are on average 86 times higher since the start of the Queen’s reign 60 years ago in 1952, figures from HSBC reveal.

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95pc LTV products double

The number of mortgage products offering maximum loan to values of 95% has more than doubled over the past year from just 27 to 61 today, figures from Moneyfacts reveal.

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Average mortgage rates rising

Average mortgage rates for two-year fixed, five-year fixed and two-year trackers have risen this month, figures from Moneysupermarket reveal.

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Mortgage fees hit new peak

Mortgage fees have hit their highest level since records began, figures from Moneyfacts reveal.

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Men value themselves more than women

Figures reveal that men typically take 50% more life cover than women.

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First time property buyers advised to commit to saving

Don McLean offers some useful advice for first time buyers

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Half of borrowers don’t review their mortgage

Some 49% of borrowers have admitted to not reviewing their mortgage over the past three years, research from Unbiased has revealed

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Buy to let mortgages increased by 84,000 in 2011, according to the Council of Mortgage Lenders

Buy to let mortgages increased by 84,000 in 2011 - Buy-to-let lending continues to perform well. Demand for rented property remains high, so the rationale for buy-to-let remains strong, and there is little reason to foresee any change to this positive outlook for the sector.

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Cheaper Mortgages Provide Window of Opportunity

Cheaper Mortgages Provide Window of Opportunity - The multi award winning Mortgage & Insurance Bureau has reported a strong start to 2012 in terms of enquiries, which they believe is at least partly due to the fact that homeowners are enjoying the cheapest mortgages on record, thanks to historically low interest rates.

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Bank of England may cap Loan To Values

Bank of England may cap Loan To Values - Banks and mutual lenders could be barred from offering high loan to value mortgages available to borrowers to prevent another credit crisis.

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Repossessions lowest since 2007, says CML

Repossessions lowest since 2007 say CML - A total of 36,200 homes were repossessed in 2011 - the lowest annual total since 2007, mortgage lenders have said.

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FTB affordability at 8 year high

FTB affordability at 8 year high - Affordability for first-time buyers was at its most favourable level at the end of 2011 since 2003, according to the latest annual Halifax First-Time Buyer Review.

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Market positive on Buy to Let lending for 2012

Market positive on Buy to Let lending for 2012 - More than half of intermediaries expect to do more buy-to-let mortgage business in 2012 than they did last year, Paragon Mortgages claims.

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Low cost mortgages – make sure you get all the facts

Low cost mortgages – make sure you get all the facts - Mortgage lenders have been cutting mortgage rates in recent weeks but borrowers should watch out for the extra costs attached to any schemes on offer.

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Young people are saving to buy

Young people are saving to buy - Figures from Nationwide show that 34% of younger workers aged between 18 and 34 are saving for a deposit to allow them to move home or take their first steps onto the property ladder.

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First Time Buyer affordability hits 4 year high

Affordability for first-time buyers has reached a four year high with borrowers needing £2,371 less to buy in October 2011 than they needed the month before.

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Most homeowners ignore benefits of remortgaging

Around 58% of homeowners have never changed their mortgage outside of moving house according to research from Barclays.

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Number of Buy to let mortgage products doubles

The number of buy-to-let products available has more than doubled since 2008 from 237 to 483 reveals research by Defaqto.

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Mortgage rates hit record low

A report by Countrywide showed that the average interest rate of purchase and remortgages has fallen to 3.71% in September 2011, the lowest rate since September 2008.

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The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau (TMIB) win top award

The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau (TMIB) recently scooped the Best Newcomer Award at the Mortgage Intelligence annual awards.

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The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau was created in 2003 in order to meet increasing demand from clients for advice on the ever complex mortgage market.

Our typical clients are busy, successful people who demand a high level of service. They want to deal with professional, knowledgeable staff, who are experts in their field.

Since our launch, The Mortgage & Insurance Bureau has established itself as one of the Region’s leading mortgage brokers and has won numerous industry awards for our service and performance.

Our staff have decades of experience in the mortgage industry and there are few challenges we cannot meet.

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