Bob Hunt

Bob Hunt is chief executive of Paradigm Mortgage Services

The buy-to-let focus

We are firmly on the path to a more interventionist approach to buy-to-let

Bob Hunt is chief executive of Paradigm Mortgage Services Sometimes agendas are difficult to ascertain, they are subtle, they are hidden, they are long-term campaigns…

The homeowner has to want to down-size themselves and no waiving of Stamp Duty will get them to want to do this if they don’t already believe its right for them

Lenders appear to be in a ‘damned if they do, damned if they don’t’ situation when it comes to this type of lending

MMR 12 months on

We have a much more ‘normal’ marketplace and lenders (in most areas) are working not just to the letter of law but within the spirit

The good news is that UK housing should be high on the electioneering agenda over the coming weeks

Peter Williams is executive director of the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association   It is safe to assume that many of the 40,000-plus borrowers who have…

Peter Williams is executive director of the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association   The IRESS findings are a very useful review of the progress towards making…

There are obviously implications for all lenders, brokers and borrowers operating in this ‘consumer BTL’ space

Rate rise ramifications

Peter Williams is executive director of the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association   The latest minutes from the MPC provide a tangible sign that we are…