Buy to let news update

Published: Tuesday 21 February, 2017 / BTL mortgages Updated: Thursday 23 February, 2017

2-year tracker from 1.59pc at 65% LTV

Two market-leading tracker rates of 1.59% at 65% loan to value (LTV) and 1.94% at 75% LTV.

Published: Tuesday 07 February, 2017 / Housing market Updated: Thursday 16 February, 2017

Breakdown of the 2017 Housing White Paper

Analysis of the UK government’s 2017 Housing White Paper and the impact on UK landlords and the private rented sector

Published: Thursday 19 January, 2017 / Housing market Updated: Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Key findings from 2016 CML report

Read the breakdown of the 2016 CML landlord survey and find how landlords view the current sector and the changes affecting it

Published: Monday 06 February, 2017 / Housing market Updated: Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Gavin Barwell interviewed on “Peston on Sunday”

Robert Peston speaks to Gavin Barwell, Housing Minister on “Peston on Sunday”, 5th February 2017, regarding housing White paper

Published: Tuesday 24 January, 2017 / BTL mortgages Updated: Friday 03 February, 2017

SPV purchase or remortgage with 125% rental calculation

SPV (Special Purpose Vehicle) purchase or remortgage buy-to-let mortgages with 125% rental calculation. Fixed rates from 3.38% per annum.

Published: Friday 14 October, 2016 / Economy Updated: Thursday 19 January, 2017

Making sense of 6 months of change in Buy-to-Let

Commercial Trust’s CEO Andrew Turner gives his views on the buy to let market, the factors that have shaped it over the last 6 months and looks to the future to see how things are shaping up for 2017.

Published: Tuesday 08 November, 2016 / BTL mortgages Updated: Tuesday 03 January, 2017

Buy-to-let underwriting is changing right now

The PRA is bringing about change to financially protect landlords, but are you aware of the implications for buy-to-let borrowing?

Published: Wednesday 23 November, 2016 / Economy Updated: Monday 19 December, 2016

What Hammond’s Autumn Statement means for UK landlords

Autumn Statement 2016 sees ban on letting agent fees to tenants,£2.3bn investment in Housing Infrastructure Fund to build 100,000 new homes and £1.4bn for 40,000 affordable homes.