Tag: Paul Broadhead

Some 27% in the north east of England expect prices to fall.

Sinclair thought seven or eight lenders would agree to take these mortgage prisoners off the back books of other lenders, with a small group of brokers working with them to facilitate that change.

Green mortgages give customers discounted rates after they have upgraded their home’s energy rating.

The Financial Conduct Authority has published a consultation paper on allowing moving affordability assessments to a ‘relative test’.

However, the negativity has lessened, as the latest results show that 23% think it’s a good time to buy and 28% disagree.

Broadhead was responding to the Mortgages Market Study Final Report, which said that some consumers are being ‘channelled unnecessarily into advice’.

This is also the highest this barrier has stood for five years. The BSA’s Property Tracker found concern about future falls in property prices has spiked to 29% – up from 16% this time last year.

He said that two years ago, in a moment of madness, he decided to run five races to raise money for Shelter, including the London Marathon and Great North Run – and this year he is doing both of these events again.

More than half of the population (53%) see Brexit as the biggest single risk to the market in 2019.

There were 126,209 mortgages approved in the quarter, an increase of 10% year-on-year.