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Tough love for landlords? All is not lost!

Landlords and the Buy-to-let market could be forgiven for feeling hard done by in recent years. 

The buy-to-let market has been on the receiving end of some tough love when it comes to both tax and lending criteria during the last 24 months.  This, coupled with the new Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) lending rules, may in many instances see some landlords throwing in the rental market towel.

And with some two thirds of landlords claiming that it is now harder to secure buy-to-let finance on a property – it would seem that much of this anecdotal discussion has become more than just hearsay.

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Re-mortgagers – will you step to the beat of the interest rate mood music?

It is said that the current mood music in the financial sector is largo; slow and steady. The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has consistently warned of future interest rates rises. The first in over a decade at one quarter of a percent came in November 2017 and it’s hotly anticipated the next will arrive during the first half of this year.  If interest rate increases are indeed largo, what does this mean for those on variable rates or whose fixed-term is almost at an end?

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