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Bank of England interest rate: The state of play

The Bank of England has talked up the prospect of future interest rate rises in recent weeks, but it’s unlikely...

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Seven estate agent traits to look out for when choosing who to sell your house

The internet is full of horror stories about estate agents. But although most of us might think we are clueless...

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What happens if my mortgage offer expires before my new-build property is complete?

When it comes to buying a property, the prospect of a new build can be tempting; a never-been-lived-in house you...

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The benefits of joining the OMA network for mortgage brokers

Are you feeling dissatisfied by lead generation companies failing to deliver quality and a return on your investment?...

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Tesco halts mortgage lending – the implications

Tesco has stopped new lending and is exploring whether to sell its book of mortgage loans. This means that if...

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When is renting a good idea?

Owning a home is a goal for many but with rising house prices and the cost of living ever increasing,...

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Why ‘Silver Landlords’ are Getting Involved in Buy-to-Let

It appears a growing number of older people are investing in property using a buy-to-let mortgage....

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How to save money when moving home

Hailed as the second most stressful thing to go through after a family bereavement – it’s no surprise moving home...

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FCA regulation to ensure advisors explain if they don’t get you the best mortgage rate

The Financial Conduct Authority made the proposal after finding in March that 30% of consumers could have got an identical...

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Top tips to help your child buy their first home

When it comes to our children, we want to do the best we can to set them up for a...

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Should I pay off my mortgage early or invest?

If you find yourself in the fortunate position in which you are able to pay off your mortgage early, you...

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Scrapping of the Severn bridges tolls has boosted Welsh house prices

Welsh house prices increased by 4.1% in the year to February 2019, suggesting that if you want to buy property...

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