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Prospect of rate rise boosted remortgaging in September
On a non-seasonally adjusted basis, UK Finance data shows that total mortgage lending declined in September but remained higher than in the same month last year.
Mortgage arrears fell in third quarter
The number of mortgages in arrears of 2.5 per cent or more of the outstanding balance fell again in the third quarter of 2017, but cases of possession edged upwards from an...
UK Finance Update on Lending October 2017
Housing market activity has built up modest momentum since the start of the year, helped by an increase in first-time buyer numbers.
A revised Value for Money Standard and associated Code of Practice
The HCA, as regulator of social housing in England, has published its consultation on a revised Value for Money (VfM) Standard to be in place from April 2018.
Mortgage lending strengthened in August
UK Finance data shows that lending for house purchase was higher in August 2017 than in both the preceding month and a year earlier.