Mortgages

Are you a mortgage misfit?

Monday, 06 July 2015 | Article

Mortgage rates have never been lower but too many people are unable to take advantage because they can't get a home loan at all.

Cheapest tracker mortgage rate falls to less than 1%

Friday, 05 June 2015 | News

Chelsea Building Society has launched a two-year tracker mortgage with an interest rate of less than 1% – making it the cheapest home loan on the market.

The truth about cheap fixed-rate deals

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | Article

It seems mortgage borrowers have never had it so good when snapping up a deal, as stiff competition between providers has managed to drive costs to new lows.

The best mortgage providers 2015

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | Article

Whether you've got your heart set on a fixer- upper or a new-build property, it's easy to get carried away when you're buying a new home.

How to choose a mortgage

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | Article

Your home is likely to be the most expensive purchase you ever make and with the majority of us not wealthy enough to buy our properties outright a mortgage is the only way to fund it.

Interest-only homeowners flock to equity release

Saturday, 30 May 2015 | News

The number of homeowners using equity release to pay off interest-only loans has tripled since the introduction of tougher mortgage rules last year.

Mortgage borrowing slump continues despite Scottish spike

Thursday, 28 May 2015 | News

Borrowing by first-time buyers in London fell 11% in the first three months of 2015 compared to the previous year, while the number of loans to first-time buyers in London fell by 14%.

Warning over true cost of cheapest ever mortgage

Friday, 22 May 2015 | News

Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has launched the UK's cheapest-ever fixed-rate mortgage at 1.07% over two years, but it comes with one of the most expensive fees on the market.

Co-op launches lowest ever fixed-rate mortgage deal

Friday, 01 May 2015 | News

The battle in the mortgage market has taken yet another turn today with the news the Co-op has launched a 1.09% two-year fixed-rate loan.

Cheapest-ever 10-year mortgage deals: what's the catch?

Thursday, 09 April 2015 | Article

Britons have traditionally been wary of fixing their mortgages for as long as 10 years but their reluctance is being tested to the max.