Mortgage News

Nearly 700 extra house sales are likely to be made in Cumbria during the first three months of 2021, experts believe.

Time is running out for homeowners to take advantage of the stamp duty holiday and save themselves thousands of pounds.

The owners of a luxury Scottish hotel reveal how their business has gone from strength-to-strength after doubling turnover, opening an acclaimed brasserie, and most recently scooping the title of ‘Best Loved Small Hotel’.

How can it be that a successful business owner of a firm with a turnover of £2 million gets snubbed by the banks when he asks for a mortgage to buy himself a home?

We spoke to Serena Hannah, a first time buyer in her 30s, about how it feels to get onto the property ladder.

A report showing that older people deserve a better deal from banks and building societies has highlighted how vital The Cumberland's willingness to lend to this generation is.

James and Leah found the perfect home to move into, but were worried that James’ self-employed status would hamper their chances of getting a mortgage.

Traditionally, most people would have paid their mortgage off by the time they’d retired. In fact, the bank would probably have insisted on it.