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Category: Buy-to-let

Increased competition for lenders, more product choice and Paragon’s success in securing funding from the wholesale markets have all been tipped as positive for the…

Managing director of Mortgages for Business, David Whittaker said, “Over the past couple of years we have worked closely with Paragon assisting in the redesign…

The buy-to-let lender has secured a revolving warehouse facility of £200 million from Macquarie Bank which will renew if Paragon can securitise loans once they…

Paragon returns to new lending

The lender pulled out of new originations in February 2008 when funding conditions became impossible and has since managed its existing back book. However, following…

The AST threshold will increase to include all tenancies with annual rent up to £100,000 – up from the current £25,000. The increase will give…

The Government recently abandoned plans for regulation of the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and cited Selective Licensing powers as security enough to protect tenants. These…

This is according to Let Insurance Services which says that the rise in tenant fraud is a symptom of the times and it is likely…

David Whittaker, managing director, said: “We now have more than 200 products on the system, something we haven’t seen for three years. The contrast with…

Rental voids hit eight-year low

Compared with the previous quarter as part of the Association of Residential Lettings Agent’s (ARLA) survey of members, the average void period has again fallen…

The Landlord’s Energy Saving Allowance (LESA) is a tax allowance which allows landlords to claim tax relief of up to £1,500 on their tax return…