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Google launches new mortgage comparison site Latest Articles

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Google launches mortgage comparison site

Google has quietly launched a trial run of a mortgage comparison site that includes buy to let mortgages.

Links to the site appear at the top of the search results page triggered by mortgage related keywords.

Only a few lenders are listed – Woolwich, ING Direct, Lloyds TSB, NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland.

Around five buy to let deals are available to compare. Continue reading Google launches new mortgage comparison site


BM Solutions play trump card as buy to let mortgage rate deals hot up Latest Articles

BM Solutions logoThe buy to let mortgage lender battle for the hearts and minds of landlords has stepped up another gear as BM Solutions cut rates on some deals.

The lead up to Easter has seen most of the big players jockey for position in the buy to let market with rate cuts, slashed fees, plus free valuation and legal fee bundles. Continue reading BM Solutions play trump card as buy to let mortgage rate deals hot up


TMW hots up buy to let mortgage war with new deals Latest Articles

A range of new buy to let mortgages is available from leading lender The Mortgage Works from April 13.

The Mortgage Works (TMW) – the specialist buy to let lending arm of the Nationwide Building Society – is among the UK’s largest lenders to residential property investors. Continue reading TMW hots up buy to let mortgage war with new deals


Buy to let mortgage war hots up with rate cuts Latest Articles

The buy to let mortgage war is hotting up as more lenders cut rates as they grapple with each other to grab a larger share of the market.

Landlords are not likely to make property investment mortgages easier to access – lenders are just vying with each other to attract business to their companies rather than rivals. Continue reading Buy to let mortgage war hots up with rate cuts


Buy to let lender warns landlords about email scammers Latest Articles

A leading buy to let mortgage lender has warned landlords to watch out for an email scam.

A bogus email seemingly sent by Platform Home Loans asks property investors for a processing fee and identification details that lets the lender release mortgage funds. Continue reading Buy to let lender warns landlords about email scammers


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