Latest from the CML
Wales first-time buyer lending up 31% in second quarter
Our new data on characteristics of mortgage lending in Wales in Q2 shows an increase in house purchase lending and remortgage lending compared to the first quarter of the year.
Scotland house purchase lending up 23% in second quarter
We have today released new data on the characteristics of mortgage lending in Scotland in the second quarter that shows quarter-on-quarter rises in house purchase and remortgage activity.
Northern Ireland house purchase lending up 13% in second quarter
Our new data on characteristics of mortgage lending in Northern Ireland in Q2 of the year shows house purchase and remortgage lending increased compared to Q1 and a year ago.
Loans to first-time buyers up but movers down in London
Our new data on characteristics of mortgage lending in Greater London in Q2 of year shows first-time buyers and remortgage activity are up on Q1 but home movers decreased.
A government scheme that worked
The Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme is set to close at the end of this year - we look back at how it has performed over the last three years.
Statistic of the week
CML data shows that at the end of June there were 92,500 mortgages in arrears of at least 2.5% of the balance (0.84% of the total), down from 95,900 at the end of March.Read more...