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Introduction

shutterstock_233484754Your home is your castle. Whether you’re taking your first step onto the property ladder (first-time buyer), looking to rent out your investment property (buy-to-let) or just curious about the buying process, we have the insight and information you need to make the most of your mortgage. Check out our remortgaging section if you're looking to remortgage your home.

First Time Buyer

Surge in 95% loan-to-value mortgage availability

The last two months have seen a surge in new products available to borrowers wit...

Annual house price inflation hits 7.1 per cent in April

UK house prices climbed 7.1 per cent year-on-year to an average £238,831 in Apr...

HSBC UK and Post Office join Tesco Bank as multiple winners

Three firms are to be congratulated on taking home multiple trophies in the Your...

Revealed: the winners of the Yourmoney.com Awards 2021

Discover which financial services providers offered the very best products and s...

Budget 2021: Stamp duty holiday extended until June with tapering end date

The government has extended the current Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday until...

Property complaints: the Ombudsmen and organisations that can help you

There will inevitably be times when buying or selling a property goes wrong.

Buy To Let

BLOG: Leaseholders are viewed as cash cows in cladding scandal

The moment thousands of leaseholders had been dreading inevitably arrived last F...

Rents soar outside London, but fall in the capital

Northern cities have seen strong rental growth and demand is expected to increas...

Renters begin return to city centre living as rents remain low

Tenant demand for city centre living has begun to return as lockdown restriction...

House prices exceed record high with 8.2% jump in a year

House prices in the UK rose 8.2% year-on-year to £258,204 in April, the Halifax...

March mortgage lending hits new all-time high

Gross mortgage lending hit £35.6bn in March, the highest amount of monthly borr...

London rents down on 2016 levels in two-thirds of areas

Central parts of the capital have seen large falls in average rents, while the r...

Remortgage

Repossession ban extended to April

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has updated its guidance to extend the ban...

Mortgage repayment defaults set to rise in 2021

High street banks are expecting more mortgage payment defaults at the start of t...

Home repossessions to leap more than ten-fold by 2022

UK mortgage arrears and repossessions will surge after the debt payment moratori...

Borrowers shouldn’t have to wait 39 weeks for mortgage help

Lenders are calling on the government to reduce the time struggling borrowers mu...

Revealed: The winners of the Your Mortgage Awards 2020/21

Find out which mortgage lenders offer the best products and services in a highly...

Homeowners stand to save £2,000 by remortgaging

British homeowners could save more than £2,000 on average this year by remortga...

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