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17 October 2016 | Lending

Pulling out of deals deemed biggest post-Brexit issue for commercial market

Investors were “jumping the gun” by withdrawing from the commercial property market after the EU referendum, a lender has claimed. In August, real estate adviser Savills reported that commercial property activity fell by 18% during July, while last week the Bank…

4 August 2016 | Markets

Bank Of England Base Rate Drops – 0.25%

The Bank of England has cut the base rate for the first time in more than seven years, reducing it from 0.5% to a new historic low of 0.25%. Here's what it means for mortgages, savings, exchange rates and…

12 December 2013 | Markets

New Premium 0.99 per cent BTL Bridging Loan

Key Product criteria: First charge only Properties in England and Wales only; Loan sizes from £100,000 to £3 million (although larger loan sizes will be considered) Maximum gross LTV: 65 per cent for purchase, 60 per cent for refinance…

12 December 2013 | Lending

Bank Practices could be discouraging Commercial / Business Lending

Some practices used by banks could be preventing small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from applying for commercial mortgages and other forms of finance, new research suggests. A YouGov survey found that nearly two-thirds (64 per cent) of these firms…

11 December 2013 | Markets

Lender Launches 0.99% BTL Rate

Federal Finance advises that a specialist bridging finance lender has launched a new premium 0.99 per cent buy-to-let bridging loan product. A Lender has launched the new Prestige product for England and Wales with a promise to be “fast,…