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New CML research reveals a need to narrow the gap between advice 'silos' for later life borrowers
New research undertaken for the CML in conjunction with the BSA says that it is vital to adopt a more joined up approach to delivering advice to older borrowers.
New build leasehold properties
Following recent media focus on onerous leasehold terms for new build leasehold properties in England and Wales, the CML has developed a document providing information on issues relevant for lenders.
Government to deliver housing white paper proposals; leasehold reform and streamline the home buying process
A round-up of key parliamentary business during the week beginning 19 June 2017.
Gross lending up 12% in May and new CML buy-to-let forecast
Gross mortgage lending reached £20.1 billion in May according to the latest estimate from the CML, and we revise down our buy-to-let forecast for this year.
Market commentary June 2017
The housing market has stalled over the past few months, with volumes in line with our forecast. Our estimate of gross mortgage lending for May is £20.1 billion.
Statistic of the week
The CML expects BTL lending of £35 billion in 2017 and £33 billion in 2018, a decrease from £38 billion in each year, forecast in December last year.Read more...