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Female borrowers 'hiding plans to start a family'

Many female borrowers are hiding plans to start a family from mortgage lenders.

09 Oct 2015
Female borrowers 'hiding plans to start a family'
CML welcomes calls for increased mortgage competition

Calls for increased mortgage competition in the UK have been backed by the CML.

08 Oct 2015
CML welcomes calls for increased mortgage competition
Interest rate rise 'to lead to struggles for millions'

Borrowers across the UK have said they are likely to struggle when the base rate begins to rise.

28 Sep 2015
Interest rate rise 'to lead to struggles for millions'
Fall in interest-only arrears for mortgage holders

A fall in interest-only shortfalls has been witnessed during the last 12 months.

23 Sep 2015
Fall in interest-only arrears for mortgage holders
Buyers 'unaware of affordability guidelines'

Mortgage affordability is a mystery subject for many UK home movers.

21 Sep 2015
Buyers 'unaware of affordability guidelines'
Mortgage lending breaks £20bn barrier in August

Gross mortgage lending stood at £20 billion in the UK in August.

17 Sep 2015
Mortgage lending breaks £20bn barrier in August
Interest-only mortgage risks revealed

Up to one million interest-only mortgage holders could face losing their home.

07 Sep 2015
Interest-only mortgage risks revealed
Mortgage payments 'to continue into pension' for thousands

Thousands of people plan to use their pensions to help pay off their mortgage borrowings after they retire.

01 Sep 2015
Mortgage payments 'to continue into pension' for thousands
House lending rise in London

A rise in London mortgage lending was witnessed in the second quarter.

27 Aug 2015
House lending rise in London
Reduction in second-charge repossessions

Second-charge mortgage repossessions continue to decline in the UK.

17 Aug 2015
Reduction in second-charge repossessions
CML: Mortgage repossessions continue to fall

New data revealed the number of mortgage repossessions continued to fall in Q2 amid low interest rates.

14 Aug 2015
CML: Mortgage repossessions continue to fall
CML: Mortgage lending up 22% in June

Greater activity from first-time buyers helped to drive up mortgage lending by 22 per cent in June.

12 Aug 2015
CML: Mortgage lending up 22% in June
Base rate speculation 'lifting mortgage rates'

Mortgage rates are beginning to increase ahead of an expected base rate rise later this year.

06 Aug 2015
Base rate speculation 'lifting mortgage rates'
Mortgage rate influences revealed

The major factors in determining UK mortgage rates have been highlighted by the CML.

03 Aug 2015
Mortgage rate influences revealed
Govt and industry 'to work more closely on mortgages'

Increased collaboration is to be witnessed in the future between the government and UK mortgage lenders.

20 Jul 2015
Govt and industry 'to work more closely on mortgages'
BoE rules out buy-to-let action

Action to introduce new measures to bring the buy-to-let mortgage market in line with the wider sector are not being planned by BoE.

20 Jul 2015
BoE rules out buy-to-let action
CML: Gross mortgage lending upturn in June

A major rise in UK gross mortgage lending was seen last month.

17 Jul 2015
CML: Gross mortgage lending upturn in June
CML welcomes FCA mortgage review

The conclusions of the FCA's review into UK mortgage advice and distribution have been welcomed by the CML.

10 Jul 2015
CML welcomes FCA mortgage review
UK mortgage lending fell in April

Mortgage lending volumes registered a considerable annual dip in April.

17 Jun 2015
UK mortgage lending fell in April
Increase in Q1 residential loan amounts

The latest mortgage data from the Bank of England has been published.

09 Jun 2015
Increase in Q1 residential loan amounts
Mortgage lending increase for building societies

Building societies have seen an upturn in mortgage lending so far this year.

29 May 2015
Mortgage lending increase for building societies
Report highlights measures to help failing borrowers

A new report has highlighted several key recommendations to better support struggling mortgage borrowers.

27 May 2015
Report highlights measures to help failing borrowers
Dramatic fall in second charge repossessions

The number of second charge repossessions taking place in the UK has fallen by 45 per cent in the last year.

18 May 2015
Dramatic fall in second charge repossessions
CML reveals fall in repossessions

A reduction in the number of households facing mortgage arrears and repossession has been revealed by the CML.

15 May 2015
CML reveals fall in repossessions
Single income 'not enough for many households'

Many households would struggle to make ends meet on a single wage.

14 May 2015
Single income 'not enough for many households'
Managing debts 'more comfortable for many'

A growing proportion of UK borrowers are confident they can keep on top of their financial commitments for the foreseeable future.

07 May 2015
Managing debts 'more comfortable for many'
Mortgages 'difficult to switch for borrowers'

Mortgages are now the most difficult financial product for UK borrowers to switch.

06 May 2015
Mortgages 'difficult to switch for borrowers'
Changing habits of mortgage seekers

Individuals hoping to secure a future mortgage have been shown to have changed their spending habits in the wake of changes to lending criteria in the UK.

27 Apr 2015
Changing habits of mortgage seekers
Borrowers pass Mortgage Freedom Day

UK mortgage borrowers have welcomed Mortgage Freedom Day.

20 Apr 2015
Borrowers pass Mortgage Freedom Day
Gross mortgage lending down in February

A fall in gross mortgage lending belies a positive forward-looking sentiment for the sector.

20 Mar 2015
Gross mortgage lending down in February
Halifax: The perfect time to fix mortgages

Now could be the perfect time for mortgage borrowers to fix their rates.

23 Feb 2015
Halifax: The perfect time to fix mortgages
Repossession figures fall to six-year low

Repossession figures have now fallen to a six-year low in the UK.

16 Feb 2015
Repossession figures fall to six-year low
Gross mortgage lending 'steady in December'

Gross mortgage lending remained steady across the UK in December, new figures have shown.

26 Jan 2015
Gross mortgage lending 'steady in December'
CML highlights 2015 predictions

The CML has made several predictions regarding issues that will affect the UK mortgage sector in 2015.

23 Jan 2015
CML highlights 2015 predictions
CML highlights MCD concerns

A number of concerns regarding the implantation of MCD in the UK have been highlighted by the CML.

07 Jan 2015
CML highlights MCD concerns
CML: Steady mortgage market in November

Gross mortgage lending remains steady year-on-year.

22 Dec 2014
CML: Steady mortgage market in November
CML welcomes starter homes consultation

A new consultation aimed at supporting first-time buyers has been welcomed by the CML.

16 Dec 2014
CML welcomes starter homes consultation
Gross mortgage lending rise reported

A considerable rise in mortgage lending was recorded in the UK last month.

21 Nov 2014
Gross mortgage lending rise reported
Many borrowers 'could cope' with rate increase

Many UK mortgage borrowers believe they will be in a stronger financial position three years from now.

23 Oct 2014
Many borrowers 'could cope' with rate increase
'Steady' mortgage market in September

Mortgage activity in the UK remained "steady" in September.

21 Oct 2014
'Steady' mortgage market in September
Self-employed 'not able to access mortgages'

Many self-employed Britons have struggled to find a mortgage in recent months.

02 Oct 2014
Self-employed 'not able to access mortgages'
Interest rate rise 'could impact affordability'

Many mortgage holders could face difficulties in making repayments should interest rates increase in the months ahead.

02 Oct 2014
Interest rate rise 'could impact affordability'
Significant house lending upturn in July

A significant increase in house lending has been seen in recent months across the UK.

15 Sep 2014
Significant house lending upturn in July
Homeowners 'don't know enough about their mortgage'

Britons may be in the dark when it comes to mortgages.

11 Sep 2014
Homeowners 'don't know enough about their mortgage'
Housing market 'manifesto' published by CML

A new manifesto aimed at supporting the UK housing sector has been published by the CML.

05 Sep 2014
Housing market 'manifesto' published by CML
Interest rate rise 'a concern' for almost half of homeowners

A rise in interest rates would be a concern for more than two-fifths of households.

21 Aug 2014
Interest rate rise 'a concern' for almost half of homeowners
Mortgage rules 'confusing half of all borrowers'

Many mortgage borrowers remain unaware of the changes to the sector that MMR has wrought.

18 Aug 2014
Mortgage rules 'confusing half of all borrowers'
Repossessions fall in first six months

UK repossession figures have proven positive during the first half of the year.

15 Aug 2014
Repossessions fall in first six months
Gross mortgage lending up in June

A significant increase in mortgage activity was recorded in the UK in June.

13 Aug 2014
Gross mortgage lending up in June
Remortgage activity fell in Q2

A fall in remortgage activity has been seen in Q2.

05 Aug 2014
Remortgage activity fell in Q2
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