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There is a 2-year discount at 2.74%, a 2-year fix at 3.25% and a 3-year fix at 3.35%, all with a £199 application fee, £500 completion fee and £35 CHAPS fee.

Paragon’s latest Financial Adviser and Confidence Tracking (FACT) Index has found Brexit uncertainty has and will continue to weigh heavily on the UK’s housing market at least until current political negotiations point to a more definitive outcome.

Zara Bray will take up the role on 18 February following a 14-year career with Legal & General. She’s currently regional sales manager within Legal & General’s wealth management division.

The facility is funding the construction of five, high specification, five-bedroom homes with each home covering 3,600 square feet in a highly desirable area of leafy Hampshire.

SPF Private Clients has developed Ava, an ‘AI virtual Help to Buy mortgage adviser’ which offers first-time buyers round-the-clock support for queries and a mortgage…

Chai is a fully qualified chartered management accountant and joins Octane from London-based Electra Private Equity, where he was group financial accountant. Prior to that he was a finance analyst at Everest covering multiple divisions.

The lending operations team has grown from 21 in February 2018 to 37 this month, through a combination of internal promotions and external hires.

Launched in July 2018, Lenderlink offer access to a panel of second charge lenders. All Connect network members will automatically be registered and will be able to use the system to initial research solutions and create quotes. Applications can be submitted directly to the provider or the client can be referred to Lenderlink.

Including income from housing benefit, over the same period the amount of income used for rent by social tenants increased from 26.7% to 28%

Figures compiled by the ASTL’s auditors from its bridging lender members for the fourth quarter of last year show an increase in the value of loans completed, outstanding loan books and applications in 2018 from the year before.