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Boom in mortgages for second homes

Need a mortgage for a second home?

In this week’s mortgage round-up we look at why now could be the time to buy that second home you’ve always wanted, the explosion in mortgage choice for landlords and whether you should fix your mortgage for five years.

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Major lender pulls out of mortgage market

Major lender pulls out of mortgage market

In this week’s mortgage round-up we look at the bank that is giving up on mortgage lending, the deal that could save you £3,000 a year and how interest-only mortgages are rising from the dead.

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Why you need to fix your mortgage today

Why you need to fix your mortgage today

In this week’s mortgage round-up we look at why you should fix your mortgage rate today. We also reveal the most popular fixed-rate period and what to do to improve your chances of getting an interest-only mortgage.

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Remortgage and save £4,000 a year

Remortgage and save £4,000 a year

In this week’s mortgage round-up we look at remortgaging could save you £4,000. We also reveal why 2019 is the year first-time homeowners should get a new mortgage and how low-deposit mortgages are booming.

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How your home can help fight climate change

How your home can help fight climate change

The combination of Earth Day and David Attenborough’s powerful new documentary Climate Change – The Facts has got many of us thinking about the environment. Consumer Journalist Ruth Jackson looks at how you can make changes in your home that will help the world.

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Help! I’ve sold my house but can’t find a new one…

I’ve sold my house but can’t find a new one. What are my options?

Brexit uncertainty continues to loom and you wonder if your house will ever sell. Then you get a buyer, they offer asking price and in no time at all you've sold and the completion date is fast approaching. Trouble is you haven't found a house to move to. Don't panic - there are options...

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15 ways to cut the cost of moving home

15 ways to cut the cost of moving home

In amongst the costs involved in buying property the cost of moving can often be overlooked. But, moving costs can add up to over £1,000. Here are 15 ways to cut the cost of moving home.

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What to do if a building project goes wrong

Mention builders amongst your friends and you will no doubt hear a couple of horror stories. From works that took months longer than planned to dodgy work that had to be corrected everyone has a story or has heard one. Here’s what you can do if you run into problems with your building project.

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