Help to Buy

Help to Buy Are these new 95% LTV Help to Buy mortgages available throughout the whole of the UK? Unlike Help to Buy 1 (the new build shared equity scheme), mortgages on Help to Buy 2 can be arranged on properties in any part of the UK, subject to the lender’s...

Rising swaps push up Buy 2 Let (B2L)

Rising swaps push up Buy 2 Let three- and five-year fixes by 0.25% since May Buy-to-let three- and five-year fixed rates are up 0.25 per cent on average since May, according to research from buy-to-let brokerage. The steady rise in swap rates since May has seen the...