Stop Home Repossession Manchester

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STOP REPOSSESSION MANCHESTER If you’re facing Home Repossession / Mortgage Arrears, or Eviction in Manchester… we are here to help, it’s never to late, even if you have already been Repossessed or served an Eviction Order. We can Stop Repossession by making a genuine cash offer instantly within 1 hour. Take the stop repossession test now and get an instant decision and find out if your house qualifies for… Read more »

Nationwide’s mortgage overpayment rules exclude loyal borrowers

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‘Kick in teeth’ for existing borrowers as 10% overpayment allowance introduced for new Nationwide customers onlyNationwide has increased the amount borrowers can overpay on their mortgages, but only for new customers – prompting anger among some exis…

First-time buyer mortgage lending rose 74% before stamp duty axe

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Number of mortgages advanced to first-time buyers in March hit 24,000, with 98% taking out repayment loansThe end of the stamp duty holiday on homes costing between £125,000 and £250,000 led to a surge in activity in the mortgage market in March, acc…

Halifax Home Finder – consumer app of the week

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A property search, house prices and mortgage rates all in one place – is this the ultimate homebuying/snooping app?App: Halifax Home FinderBy: The app was built by design company Grapple (which we wrote about here)Price: FreeAvailable on: iOS 4.0 or …

Repossession day in court: ten minutes with a lawyer, five before a judge | Jon Robins

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Legally-aided advice desk at Clerkenwell and Shoreditch county court is a vital service for clients who may lose their homesThere is something Dickensian about repossession day in our courts. Recently I spent a day Clerkenwell and Shoreditch county cou…

Mortgage lending up 20% in February

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Rise in first-time buyer numbers behind overall increase in lending for house purchases, CML figures suggestMortgage lending for house purchases was up by 20% year-on-year in February, but lenders said the increase may have been fuelled by changes to s…