MSE News

Mortgages

No-fault evictions set to be banned in England

Renters in England would no longer face evictions at short notice without good reason under new plans outlined by the Government

15 April 2019

Government to sell former Northern Rock mortgages

The Government has announced it is selling off 66,000 mortgages and unsecured loans originally held by NRAM, formerly part of failed lender Northern Rock

2 April 2019

Homeowners could switch to a cheaper mortgage more easily as lending rules are set to be relaxed

Tens of thousands of mortgage prisoners are now one step closer to being freed, after the financial regulator began consulting on relaxing mortgage affordability rules, in an important step forward for MoneySavingExpert.com's long-running campaign.

26 March 2019

New housing complaints service to help tenants and homeowners escalate their disputes

A new single complaints service for renters and homeowners in England is to be launched, in a step forward for MoneySavingExpert's campaign for reform - but there's still more to be done

24 January 2019

Rule change to free mortgage prisoners could happen 'fairly quickly'

FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey, was speaking to MPs this morning

15 January 2019

Lifeline for mortgage prisoners as MSE campaign takes huge step forward

The announcement is a huge step forward for MoneySavingExpert.com, which has been campaigning on the issue for years

10 January 2019

Online estate agent Emoov goes into administration

Online estate agent Emoov is set to go into administration, sparking fears customers could be left out of pocket

4 December 2018

Lord slams Government for letting time 'slip by' without helping mortgage prisoners

Lord Davies made the comment in the House of Lords yesterday

29 November 2018

180,000 first-time buyers benefit from stamp duty cut

141,100 first-time buyers have bought properties without having to pay stamp duty and a further 39,400 have paid a discounted rate in the year since First Time Buyers Relief was introduced, according to the latest figures from HM Revenue & Customs

22 November 2018

Law could be changed to help mortgage prisoners

Treasury Minister John Glen has written to Nicky Morgan MP saying that change to legislation could be considered after we leave the European Union

14 November 2018

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