Buy to Let & Commercial Mortgage News
Lender stresses need for property developer finance
Aldermore concerned over fall in lending to real estate sector.
Yields dip annually but rental returns hit 12 per cent
Yields for a typical rental property saw no significant monthly change in March, but are down 0.3 per cent on an annual basis.
Fixed rate mortgage deals from Keystone Buy to Let reduced
Keystone Buy to Let Mortgages has reduced its fixed rate prices on several of products, only two months after initially introducing them.
Data shows strong retail and leisure property development trends
Savills highlights growth in retail and leisure development activity.
New regulations mean landlords must join approved redress scheme
New government regulations mean all landlords and property agents must join an approved redress scheme in the coming year.
England and Wales see buy to let rent rises drop to four-year low
Rent increases in England and Wales slowed to a four-year low in March, according to the latest report from LSL Property Services.
A third of private rented properties falling below decency standards
A third of homes on the private rented market do not meet housing decency standards, according to the Chartered Institute of Housing.
BoE urged to show more support for business lending
BCC urges Bank of England to increase efforts to support business lending.
Landlords seeking repossession to be hit by higher court fees
Government plans to increase court fees relating to repossession of property could see landlords hit with ‘extortionate’ costs, according to Landlord Action.
All data points to positive buy to let market
The rental sector is an increasingly attractive proposition following reports of falling rental arrears and rising annual yields.