Founder and chief executive of Castle Trust Sean Oldfield is to step down from his role at the lender after seven years at the helm. Subject to regulatory approval, Oldfield will be replaced as chief executive by Martin Bischoff, who was managing director of retail distribution at Santander for five years to 2017 and recently … Continued

Tiuta a bridging loan lender and UX Mortgages a Buy to let lender can now offer customers a bridging loan to quickly purchase a property and at the same time underwrite the Buy to Let mortgage for the longer term as bridging finance can be a costly short term exercise. This is great for people … Continued

Natwest will be increasing its fixed rates across its core, semi-exclusive and buy to let ranges. On its core range two year fixed rates will be increasing by up to as much as 15 basis points depending on the loan to value (LTV). Five year fixed rates will also increase for 60 per cent and … Continued

The West of England has ben designated a “high housing demand area” by the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government. The majority of funding will be being put into Oxfordshire and they have agreed £215m of funding which should help grow 100,000 by 2031. Housing Minister Sajid Javid has said Government support should nearly … Continued