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Castle Trust Bank has partnered with Legal & General Mortgage Club to enable more brokers to access its range of specialist buy-to-let products.

Lewis, who was most recently head of intermediary sales for Mansfield Building Society, joins with immediate effect.

Karen Rodrigues, director of sales at eConveyancer, believes the measures unveiled in the Budget demonstrates the important role of home ownership.


Zephyr Homeloans has reduced rates on its 5-year fixed-rate, standard buy-to-let loans for a limited time.


The government should not have left it so late to announce the tapering of the stamp duty holiday, according to Martijn van der Heijden, chief financial officer at Habito.

Following the introduction of the Mortgage Guarantee Scheme and stamp duty holiday extension in this afternoon’s Budget, the industry have been discussing whether housing supply can keep up with demand.

The Mortgage Guarantee Scheme will boost the housing market according to Andy Scaife, chief executive of O’Neill Patient.

Mansfield Building Society has appointed Andy Alvarez as head of mortgage sales to lead the mutual’s intermediary sales team.

UK Finance has responded to the Chancellor’s Budget this afternoon, with chief executive David Postings reacting to the various outlined measures.

The stamp duty nil band extension will ease the market back into normality according to Robin Fieth, chief executive of the Building Societies Association.