Welcome to the CML's media hub. One of our core activities on behalf of our members is to represent lenders’ collective views on matters of common interest. We aim to deliver a regular flow of news, data and insight on the UK mortgage market.

We hope you find our press releases and articles useful. Our press office team are happy to help if you are a journalist looking for information.


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Gross mortgage lending £25.7 billion in March

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £25.7 billion... Read more

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Another week of defeats for the government's Housing Bill

A summary of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 18 April 2016. Read more

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Market commentary April 2016

Gross lending in March reached £25.7 billion, nearly 60% higher than a year ago.... Read more

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Lenders will work with new Scottish government on housing in all tenures

CML Scotland plans to hold regular meetings with the newly elected government... Read more