Mortgages

New fears in mortgage market

The data for April has just been released by the Council of Mortgage Lenders and it paints a grim picture of the mortgage market in the UK. In fact, mortgage lending has ground to a halt and it is now…

Mortgage fraud indicative of financial stress

It has recently been publicised that millions of mortgages are in forbearance and millions more homes either in repossession or about to be repossessed. Even so, this is not stopping prospective homebuyers from falsifying mortgage applications to try to push…

Mortgage rates on the rise

On top of already declining numbers of home sales, two of the UK’s leading mortgage lenders are announcing a rise in the cap on their Standard Variable Rates which may make homeownership even more problematic. Halifax, which was reportedly the…