Post Office drops mortgage rates

The Post Office hopes to become much more competitive in the mortgage marketplace by dropping their mortgage rates down to 1.7% which is the lowest rate that the bank has ever offered on a fixed rate mortgage product. The largest reductions offered by the Post Office will be on their two year fixed mortgages. The […]

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Bumper year ahead for buy to let investors

Letting agents, landlords, and those with the sense to invest take advantage of buy to let mortgage rates while they were low are likely rejoicing right now as it looks as if 2013 will be another bumper year with mortgage rates staying somewhat low and tenant demand continuing to increase.  The economic uncertainty, credit restrictions, and additional […]

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OFT investigate fast house sales

With the continuing slump in the UK housing market, it’s fairly rare for a home to sell quickly at full asking price unless the seller has very pragmatic expectations. Due to economic hard times, the situation often arises where a home owner is forced to sell in a hurry, and many have turned to the […]

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Christopher Wren house up for sale

You could be the owner of The Old Court House, a home designed, and inhabited by the famous British Architect, Sir Christopher Wren, which he designed in the 18th century, for a sum of £4.25 million. The architect, who designed St Paul’s Cathedral, The Royal Naval College and The South Part of Hampton Court Palace, […]

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Famous house in Essex sells for £180,000

The owners of the house on 39 Amersham Road, Harold Hill, located close to Romford, Essex, bought it for approximately £8,000 in 1980. The Patterson family had the honor of having the house presented to them by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, and had a picture taken together as a keepsake of this momentous occasion. This […]

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