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Gross mortgage lending £25.7 billion in March

21 April 2016

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £25.7 billion in March, driven by a surge to beat the second property stamp duty surcharge deadline. March's lending estimate was 43% higher than February.

CML responds to FCA ageing population discussion

15 April 2016

The Council of Mortgage Lenders has today responded to the FCA's discussion paper on the ageing population and financial services, strongly supporting its message of collaboration and urging a regulatory focus on helping firms to achieve better outcomes for older consumers.

Home-owner house purchase lending up 21% year-on-year in February

13 April 2016

The Council of Mortgage Lenders today released new data on the characteristics of UK mortgage lending in February showing year-on-year increases in first-time buyer, home mover, remortgage, and buy-to-let activity.

CML members vote in favour of trade body merger

7 April 2016

The CML's members have voted in favour of the CML amalgamating with other trade bodies, subject to conditions for the merger being met.

CML delighted at FCA new leeway on hybrid lifetime mortgages

7 April 2016

We welcome the FCA's decision to allow firms to apply for a rule waiver to "switch off" affordability assessment for qualifying hybrid lifetime mortgages.

Gross mortgage lending £17.6 billion in February

17 March 2016

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £17.6 billion in February. This is the highest lending total for a February since 2008 when gross lending reached £24.1 billion.

Carol Anderson appointed new chair for CML Scotland

11 March 2016

Carol Anderson, of TSB Bank, has been appointed new chair of the Council of Mortgage Lenders in Scotland. She succeeds Linda Docherty, of Clydesdale Bank.

CML responses on FPC powers and Basel urge evidence-based approach

11 March 2016

Our responses on two important consultations urge a nuanced regulatory approach to risk in the mortgage market, based on strong evidence rather than perception, especially in the buy-to-let sector.

Remortgages on the rise in January, CML data shows

10 March 2016

The Council of Mortgage Lenders today released new data on the characteristics of UK mortgage lending in January, including trends in first-time buyers, home movers, remortgaging, and buy-to-let.

London house purchase lending dips in fourth quarter of 2015

24 February 2016

House purchase lending in London declined in 2015 in comparison with the previous year, but remortgaging increased, according to new data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

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press team

Sue Anderson

Head of member & external relations
020 7438 8924
sue.anderson@cml.org.uk

Bernard Clarke

Communications manager
020 7438 8923
bernard.clarke@cml.org.uk

Gareth Hill

Press officer
020 7438 8922
gareth.hill@cml.org.uk

Tamsin Askew

Junior press officer
020 7438 8981
tamsin.askew@cml.org.uk

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