Government Help to Buy Scheme Ends This Year

Government Help to Buy Scheme Ends This Year

The government has announced that the Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme is set to end in December after three years. Chancellor Phillip Hammond said in a letter to Bank of England governor Mark Carney that the scheme would not go beyond the end of 2016 as planned....
Buy-to-let mortgage rates fall again

Buy-to-let mortgage rates fall again

Lovemoney.com have written a great piece today about the drop in rates being charged for buy to let mortgages. Buy to let rates below 2% is something investors would only ever dreamed possible a few years ago and today for the lucky one’s it’s a reality....
Rates plummet since Bank of England rate cut

Rates plummet since Bank of England rate cut

Since the Bank of England cut the base rate to 0.25% on the 4th of August banks have followed suit and significantly cut their rates. The average tracker rate is now 0.19% lower than before the Base rate dropped meaning that almost all of the 0.25% drop is being...