Nia Williams

Nia Williams is Editorial Director at Mortgage Introducer and Specialist Finance Introducer

The latest CBI Economic Forecast predicts the UK economy is set for a breakthrough year despite COVID.

buy-to-let

Coventry for Intermediaries has reduced the rates on selected owner-occupier purchase and remortgage products by up to 70 basis points.

asking prices

A Lloyds Bank survey reveals the most expensive streets in the UK for homebuyers.

property sales tax

The Chartered Institute of Taxation has called for clarity on next year’s planned tax changes.

mortgage approvals

The deadline to apply for one of the government’s Coronavirus lending schemes has been extended to March 31 2021 from January 31.

prime London market

more2life has launched Capital Choice Ultra Lite, a lifetime mortgage for those with high-value property.

stamp duty

YBS is supporting the introduction of a taper at the end of the government’s stamp duty freeze to help buyers avoid being hit by the tax.

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has announced that the next Budget will be held on Wednesday 3 March 2021.

fca fee

The Financial Conduct Authority is asking for input into how the industry should handle ongoing payment difficulties among people who have taken coronavirus payment holidays but can’t resume their payments.

Announcing mid-year results, Leeds Building Society’s CEO Richard Fearon said he is optimistic about the mortgage market following a rebound in demand in June.