Mortgages

10-year fixed rate mortgage costs tumble to record lows

Friday, 08 July 2016 | News

Rates on long-term fixed-rate mortgages are being slashed, with HSBC today launching the cheapest 10-year fix on record, but the Coventry Building Society is expected to launch an even better value decade-long lock in...

Yorkshire Building Society launches lowest ever mortgage rate for first-time buyers

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 | Article

First-time buyers can now lock in a record-low 1.98% rate on their mortgage for two years with Yorkshire Building Society (YBS), provided they have at least a 10% deposit and are willing to pay an up-front fee.

HSBC launches UK's first sub-1% fixed-rate mortgage

Friday, 24 June 2016 | News

Property buyers can now lock in a sub-1% mortgage for two years, as HSBC has launched the UK’s lowest ever fixed-rate mortgage at 0.99%.

Getting a mortgage in later life

Wednesday, 15 June 2016 | Article

Retirement is changing. No longer do we quit work at 65 and start claiming our pensions.

Mortgage price war: lowest fixed rate deal launched

Thursday, 26 May 2016 | News

Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has reclaimed its position as the lowest-rate mortgage provider, after shaving a fraction off its rate in response to a rate cut by rival HSBC.

Moneywise Mortgage Awards 2016

Thursday, 26 May 2016 | Article

Buying a house can be a very emotional purchase.

What do I need to consider if my son pays off my mortgage?

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 | Question and Answer

The first thing to check is whether the mortgage carries any early repayment charges. It’s unlikely given the fact that you’ve had the mortgage for some time, but it’s worth confirming.

Yorkshire Building Society launches lowest mortgage rate on the market - but is it the cheapest?

Friday, 13 May 2016 | News

Yorkshire Building Society has launched the lowest fixed-rate mortgage deal on the market, giving borrowers the option to lock in at 1.17% for two years. 

Sainsbury's Bank to relaunch mortgages

Thursday, 05 May 2016 | News

Sainsbury’s Bank will re-enter the mortgage market next year, the supermarket has revealed in its trading update today.

No deposit? No problem. Barclays relaunches 100% loan-to-value mortgages

Wednesday, 04 May 2016 | News

Barclays has today become the first high street lender to offer a 100% loan-to-value (LTV) mortgage since the financial crash, allowing first-time buyers to borrow the full value of a property.