View Article  Currency Exchange Update: Emigrating Brits “waste up to £900m”

Brits emigrating abroad could collectively be losing as much as £900 million a year by relying on high street banks ...   more »

View Article  Foreign mortgage loans to be restricted by Polish regulator

Polands chief finance regulator plans to limit foreign exchange mortgage loans.

This could lead to UK and other European investors ...   more »

View Article  Most popular areas in Spain for overseas buyers announced

Property buyers in Spain prefer the Regions of Murcia and Valencia

According to figures released this week by the Spanish ...   more »

View Article  Overseas Property Purchase Currency Update

www.OverseasPropertyOnline.com have launched a new plan for property buyers.

They have linked up with the leading currency transfer providers, to launch a ...   more »

View Article  UK Mortgage Approvals Update

Mortgage approvals are running at their highest level for two years, according to official figures.

The Bank of England said ...   more »

View Article  Bulgarian Property Update: 40% increase in Britons looking to buy in Bulgaria

The percentage of Britons looking to buy in Bulgaria has increased by 40% in September, the latest Global Property Hot ...   more »

View Article  Average house price hits £197,000 in August, says DCLG

The mix-adjusted average UK house price in August 2006 stood at £197,631 - up from £194,454 in July 2006, latest ...   more »

View Article  Moneyfacts criticises UK government over homebuy scheme

The government's new shared equity homebuy mortgage has been described as a "half-hearted" attempt to solve the homeownership crisis.

Julia ...   more »

View Article  UK Government to help 20,000 people via shared equity mortgage


The government has launched a shared equity mortgage scheme with Nationwide, Yorkshire Building Society, Advantage and Bank of Scotland ...   more »

View Article  UK Government to help 20,000 people via shared equity mortgage


The government has launched a shared equity mortgage scheme with Nationwide, Yorkshire Building Society, Advantage and Bank of Scotland ...   more »

View Article  Opening A Spanish Bank Account

Opening a bank account in Spain is relatively easy and most of the banks in areas where there are a ...   more »

View Article  UK Property Update: House prices up for fifth consecutive month, says RICS

House prices rose for the fifth consecutive month in August - up at the fastest pace since May 2004, RICS’ ...   more »

View Article  Investors overlooking local overseas b2l markets, says Assetz

Most British investors are missing a trick by focusing solely on holiday lets when buying overseas, Assetz research reveals.

Assetz ...   more »

View Article  New Costa Blanca / Costa Calida Off Plan Property Discounts, Spain

Just released are the next round of developments for www.CostaHomesDirect.com the exclusive Spanish off plan investment property specialist.

All the ...   more »

View Article  UK Base Rate News

The MPC’s decision to raise the base rate by 25bps to 4.75% was not such a surprise as it would ...   more »

View Article  Bulgaria retains overseas property hotspot position

Research from property investment specialist Assetz shows Bulgaria has lengthened its lead over other overseas hotspots rising from a 116% ...   more »

View Article  World Cup Base Rate Results!

In the spirit of World Cup Fever the team at the publication Mortgage Edge have put together a table of fixtures ...   more »

View Article  Overseas Investors Exchange Rate Warning

Overseas investors warned to watch exchange rate

Investors buying property overseas should take notice of recent currency exchange rate swings ...   more »

View Article  UK Mortgages: All the latest mortgage rates

May 2006, from This is Money.

Skipton Building Society has launched a three-year base rate tracker with a cap of ...   more »

View Article  UK Mortgage / Finance Rates Lloyds Bank Survey Results

Rate rise expectations hits 13-month peak
Consumers’ expectation of an interest rate rise has hit a 13-month peak, according ...   more »

View Article  Expect a UK Mortgage Base Rate Rise!

Expect a rate rise this year, says RICS 
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) says the industry should brace ...   more »

View Article  UK Mortgage Market Expert Comment

Peter Charles, Chief Economist at Mortgage Express, says:

Was there any doubt that the MPC would leave base rate unchanged ...   more »

View Article  UK Investment Property News, Mortgage Rates Unchanged

The Bank of England Monetary committee have confirmed that UK mortgage rates will remain unchanged this month, the tenth month ...   more »

View Article  UK House Price Forecast Increased to 7% for 2006 by CML
CML changes house price forecasts
The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has revised its house price forecasts and is now ...   more »
View Article  UK Mortgage Rate Decision Speculation
No one expecting a rate change, says Lloyds TSB
Commenting in advance of the Base Rate decision by the Bank ...   more »
View Article  Spanish Property: Double Investing

Mr and Mrs Jones bought an apartment in Spain in 2002 for 107000 euros. It is a lovely three bedroom ...   more »