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  1. Pace of lending growth slowed in June, says CML

    Pace of lending growth slowed in June, says CML

    18 July 2014

    The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £17.5 billion in June. This is 4% higher than May and 17% higher than June last year.

  2. Mortgage lending by postcode: updated data published today

    11 July 2014

    Major mortgage lenders today publish updated figures for their total outstanding residential mortgage lending broken down by around 9,000 postcode sectors across Great Britain at the end of December 2013.

  3. MMR impact on lending appears subtle, rather than dramatic, says CML

    10 July 2014

    New CML data released today on the profile of UK lending in May 2014, showed growth in house purchase lending year-on-year, but a fall in remortgage lending.

  4. CML comments on today's Bank of England announcements

    26 June 2014

    CML director general Paul Smee comments on new affordability stress tests as announced today by the Bank of England.

  5. Gross mortgage lending stable in May

    19 June 2014

    The Council of Mortgage Lenders forward estimate is that gross mortgage lending in May closely matches the £16.5 billion seen in April.

  6. First-time buyers took out 6,600 more loans in April than a year ago

    12 June 2014

    New CML data released today on the profile of UK lending in April 2014 showed strong year-on-year growth of first-time buyers and home movers.

  7. Lenders have met the 2020 interest-only mortgage commitment, says CML

    10 June 2014

    The CML is pleased to report that mortgage lenders have successfully met a commitment they gave a year ago to contact their borrowers with interest-only mortgages.

  8. Help to Buy effect is muted on basis of numbers, says CML

    29 May 2014

    The combined impact of both the Help to Buy equity loan and mortgage guarantee schemes does not appear to be creating an amplifying effect on the more active parts of the UK housing market, according to CML analysis of new government data.

  9. First-time buyer lending in London up on same period last year by 29%

    28 May 2014

    New CML data released today on the profile of mortgage lending in Greater London in the first quarter of 2014 shows the expected seasonal dip has affected lending from previous quarter, but compared to the same time last year there has been significant growth in all borrower types.

  10. House purchase lending in Scotland up 23% in first quarter compared to same period last year

    28 May 2014

    The expected seasonal dip during the early months of 2014 saw lending fall compared to the previous quarter, but there was a strong upward trend when year-on-year comparisons are made in Scotland, new CML data shows.

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