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Mortgage rates are rising - if you're considering remortgaging act NOW

Mortgage rates are rising with the best deals disappearing

IT shutdown stops TSB offering new mortgages to existing customers

TSB has stopped accepting new mortgage applications for fixed deals from existing customers for up to six weeks

Halifax wrongly marks mortgage payments as late in five-year credit file blunder

One of the UK's biggest mortgage brands mistakenly flagged some borrowers' payments as late

Warning - if the state helps pay your mortgage interest, act now or it'll be stopped

More than 90% of homeowners who are part of the Support for Mortgage Interest scheme face losing up to 5,000 a year

Due to remortgage? Act now as rates are predicted to rise

If you're considering getting a fixed mortgage deal you need to act quickly as rates are expected to rise

If you've got an interest-only mortgage check your repayment plan now

A 'significant number' of homeowners on interest-only mortgages are at risk of struggling to repay, the FCA has warned.

Consumer borrowing slows following Bank of England warnings

Borrowing by consumers on credit cards, loans and overdrafts is slowing down, according to latest figures

Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland to pay customers 283 million compensation over mortgage arrears

Almost 600,000 Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers are in line for payouts totalling 283 million

Skipton launching new 0.99% two-year fixed rate mortgage

Skipton BS is launching a two-year fixed-rate mortgage at 0.99% if you're borrowing 60% of your home's value

Bank of England warns lenders about steep rise in consumer debt

The Bank of England wants lenders to tighten up mortgage lending criteria and protect themselves from defaults

Remortgaging? Tesco Bank has launched a market-leading 1.68% five-year fix

Tesco Bank has launched the new lowest five-year fixed rate mortgage deal at 1.68% with a 995 fee if you borrow 60%

House prices fall for third month in a row - for the first time since 2009

UK house prices fell in May for the third successive month the first time this has happened since 2009

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