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Households could slash their bills with a new 'green mortgage' that rewards energy efficiency
Households could be rewarded with cheaper mortgage rates by reducing energy consumption under a new initiative.The…
Can I remortgage without proving I can repay the loan?
One of our experts answers a reader's question.
The pros and cons of taking a 40-year mortgage
It is beginning to look as if the 25-year mortgage has had its day.The average cost of a first-time buyer home has gone…
How your job title could bag you a bigger mortgage
Working in certain professions – as a teacher, solicitor or vet, for example – could grant you access to larger mortgage loans…
Mortgage prisoners trapped on expensive loans could finally get cheap deals under new plans to ease affordability rules
Thousands of homeowners who are stuck on expensive mortgages – known as mortgage prisoners – could soon be able to switch to a…
Get 2.5% savings rate from Lloyds Bank and help your kids onto the property ladder without a deposit - but there's a catch
Lloyds Bank has launched a new mortgage that does not require a deposit from first-time buyers, as long as a family member…
Relief for mortgage prisoners? Changes to affordability tests could rescue many stuck on expensive deals
Mortgage prisoners may have cause for hope as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) concedes rule changes may be necessary to…
Barclays sees sense over mortgage for 90-year-old
Moneywise helps a reader who wanted to extend their mortgageWe wrote to you last August about my 90-year-old mother…
Loyal customers are overcharged by £4BILLION says watchdog as it cracks down on firms charging a 'loyalty penalty'
Loyal customers of financial firms are punished for staying with providers to the tune of £4 billion a year according to…
UK house prices expected to flatline in 2019 as stretched affordability and Brexit uncertainty continue to dampen the market
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) says there is unlikely to be any growth in UK house prices next year.…