Category: Residential Mortgages

Over the past three years, there has been a general slowdown in UK house price growth, but there has been a subsequent pick-up in annual growth since December 2019.

demand for £10m homes

The research looked at London’s property hotspots and the demand for homes listed at £2-5m, £5-10m and £10m.


Yorkshire Building Society is also increasing its maximum loan-to-value (LTV) to 90% on residential purchase and remortgage products and offering new build purchases up to a maximum of 85% LTV.

The lender has returned to 90% loan-to-value (LTV) for resi lending and 80% for buy-to-let (BTL).

Gareth Byrne Reliance Bank

Existing shared ownership mortgage holders will be able to choose from specific shared ownership products when their current rates end. 

Leek United

Leek United has introduced two new fixed-rate mortgage products that have been designed to respond to the changing current market.

Sarah Tucker The Mortgage Mum

The Mortgage Mum aims to encourage women in the UK to become mortgage advisers, working remotely and flexibly around their families. 

Following an initial fall in traffic immediately after the UK entered lockdown, the portal, which specialises in shared ownership and Help to Buy homes, has seen sustained growth in registrations and traffic.

It is marking Mental Health Awareness Week which runs till May 24 with a series of initiatives and activities aimed at promoting the importance of mental and physical wellbeing.

The society will now be accepting cases for residential (including later life), buy-to-let (BTL), self-build, expat and holiday