Michael Lloyd

The Environment Agency has sent out a stark warning that climate change will cause more frequent flooding in the UK.

London-based mortgage broker Alexander Hall has signed a 5-year deal with 360 Dotnet to use 360 Lifecycle, its client management system with integrated sourcing.

The developer behind the new Edinburgh Marina has confirmed its commitment to protect and refurbish the historic Gunpowder Store at Gunpowder Store.

The amount of young homeowners has significantly decreased, with just one in four middle-income young adults owning their own home, down from two in three 20 years ago.

Fleet mortgages hires BDM

Buy-to-let and specialist lender Fleet Mortgages has appointed Matt Taylor as business development manager covering the Midlands.

Foundation Home Loans has expanded its senior sales team, appointing Grant Hendry as national account manager.

Steve Fletcher has taken over as chief executive of Stockport-based Vernon Building Society, after Mike Hanson, who was chief executive since 1996, retired.

Criteria Hub signs up Landbay

The portal’s ‘compare search’ has seen a 61% increase and 66% more members join during the past 30 days of activity compared to the whole of November last year.

Landbay chief executive John Goodall expects the specialist buy-to-let lender to continue growing market share despite the stamp duty surcharge for landlords and the PRA tax relief changes.

SIFA, part of The SimplyBiz Group, has announced that its chairman Ian Muirhead will be retiring at the end of March.