Market 2 Mar 2020

Craig Calder: A pre-Budget review

Craig Calder is director of mortgages at Barclays   At the time of writing, we sit on the cusp of a delayed Budget and something of a cabinet reshuffle. With this in mind,...
Market 25 Feb 2020

Craig Calder: Looking at the opportunities

Craig Calder is director of mortgages at Barclays   In last month’s article I focused on a selection of points from UK Finance’s ‘The Changing Shape of the Mortgage Market’ report. This...
Market 25 Feb 2020

Ken Hale: Blurring mortgage product boundaries

Ken Hale is head of lending at Harpenden Building Society Brexit, intercontinental trade wars, quantitative easing, house price escalation. Back in 2000, when people were getting anxious about the Millennium Bug,...
Market 15 Jan 2020

Peter Izard: The outlook for London property

Peter Izard is business development manager at Investec Private Bank There’s reason to believe that 2020 could prove a turning point for the prime London property market. Research from Savills suggests that...