Jake Carter

Jake Carter is News Editor of Mortgage Introducer, Bridging Introducer and Specialist Finance Introducer
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The number of lettings professionals reporting an increase in arrears over the past year has halved from 64% to 32%, with 14% reporting a decrease in arrears.

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Francesca Carlesi, chief executive of Molo, said: “Lowering our prices gives landlords excellent options, whether they’re purchasing a property as an individual or a limited company.”

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As a result, the number of new agreements in July was 2,433, and the value of this new business was £101m.


The changes will help to prevent scams and to ensure the Financial Services Register presents a clearer picture of the permissions firms hold.

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Earlier in the summer TML added a raft of new 80% LTV products to its core BTL range and reduced its minimum loan value to £25,001.


The specialist lender has partnered with TMP The Mortgage People for the pilot.

Lyndsey Simpson, chief executive of 55/Redefined, said: “55/Redefined is delighted to be working with Fluent Money providing access to mortgages and loans for over-55s.”

Tenet’s network of 700 mortgage advisers positioned across the UK are now able to access Habito’s extensive range of 2-, 3-, 5-, 7- and 10-year fixed rate BTL mortgages.

Agreed sales also declined at the same time – with a net balance of -18% reporting a fall.

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Lewis Benson, area manager at The Cumberland, said: “We change our rates all the time because as a mutual organisation we are always trying to get the best deal for our members.”