Michael Lloyd

The 7-year fix is at 75% loan-to-value (LTV) at 2.34%, available for purchases and remortgages. It comes with a £495 fee.

Investec Private Bank is the first private bank Sesame has added to its panel.

According to the latest speech by Gertjan Vlieghe, an external Monetary Policy Committee member.

Tony Ward, chief executive of Home Funding and director of Fortrum and Robert Sinclair, chief executive of the Association of Mortgage Intermediaries, both agreed this is likely to happen due to how competitive the industry is.

Baddeley-Chappell, who’s also principal consultant, homanity, was speaking this morning at a Westminster Business Forum Keynote Seminar about ‘‘The UK mortgage market – sector growth, regulating lending practices and the future for ‘Help to Buy’’

Peer-to-peer lender Assetz Capital has provided a £6m facility to Macc Group to fund the construction of Birmingham-based care home, Abbey Rose. Headed by Drs…

Barclays to cut rates

For residential purchases and remortgages a 2-year fix at 60% loan-to-value (LTV) with a £299 fee will see its rate cut from 1.59% to 1.55%

House prices across England and Wales rose by 0.6% on the month but fell by 2.7% on the year, with the average house price now…

Those eligible for it include landlords remortgaging from another lender to repay their current outstanding mortgage on a like for like basis, small landlords, those with three or less buy-to-lets and portfolio landlords, those with four or more.

Zoopla launches app

Zoopla said there’s a fresh design, improved navigation and an intuitive interface.