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Slowdown in buy-to-let as landlords sell up

18th June 2018 Growth in the buy-to-let sector is said to be "stuttering" after landlords reacted to the recent raft of tax and regulatory changes by shrinking their portfolio or selling up altogether, a report has revealed. Read More...

BTL breaches 2,000 products for first time

01st May 2018 The buy-to-let market has seen its fair share of turbulence recently, with significant regulatory changes and altered taxation. Despite this, the number of products has now passed the 2,000 mark for the first time on our records. Read More...

Fixed limited company BTL deals at all-time high

23rd April 2018 Following last year’s upheaval in the BTL market, many landlords considered setting up limited companies. Given the increased demand for BTL deals available to these companies, providers are now offering more fixed products for them than ever before. Read More...

Portfolio landlords remain optimistic

19th April 2018 Q1 of 2018 saw the number of portfolio landlords (with between six and 20 properties) rise from 35% to 39%. Given last year's regulatory changes, it’s interesting that portfolio landlords’ confidence doesn’t seem to have been dented too much. Read More...

63% of landlords find it harder to get a mortgage

23rd March 2018 The PRA’s recent attempts to cool the buy-to-let market appear to have been successful, as 63% of landlords who are aware of the changes that occurred six months and a year ago say it’s now harder to get a new buy-to-let mortgage deal. Read More...

Five-year buy-to-let rates back to record lows

05th March 2018 Good news for landlords who are coming to the end of a fixed term deal and looking for a new BTL mortgage; our latest figures show that the average five-year fixed BTL rate has now returned to the record low last seen in October, at 3.43%. Read More...

Warning as BTL lenders are feeling the squeeze

15th February 2018 With all the regulatory changes that have been affecting the BTL market of late, you might think that rates have just been going up, but Mortgages for Business found that lenders have been taking a lot of the heat to try and remain competitive. Read More...

BTL investment down 80% since 2015

07th February 2018 Given the many changes that occurred in the BTL sector during 2017, it probably doesn’t come as such a big surprise that investment in BTL property is down. Yet the whopping 80% decrease reported by the IMLA might still come as a bit of a shock. Read More...

Portfolio landlords facing mortgage difficulties

24th January 2018 Following last year’s regulatory changes, 70% of UK landlords with four or more buy-to-let mortgages, also known as portfolio landlords, said they’ve faced difficulties obtaining finance, according to figures from Foundation Home Loans. Read More...

BTL affordability changes – one year on

19th January 2018 Last January, the buy-to-let (BTL) market was shaken up by regulatory changes which saw providers having to implement tougher restrictions on lending criteria. This has had a mixed effect on mortgage rates. Read More...


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