Police Officers Wife Charged With Mortgage Fraud

Mary-Jane Rathie who is the wife of a Metropolitan Police officer is alleged to be part of a £10m mortgage scam.

The Number of Mortgage Complaints is Down.

The number of complaints received by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) fell during 2010/11.

Good News at Last!

An increase, not a huge one but an increase nevertheless in mortgage lending.

HIPS scrapped

The new Conservative, Lib Dem coalition government has announced as one of its first policies that they will be scrapping the controversial HIPS scheme.

Mortgage Approvals Plummet

Mortgage approvals dropped below 40,000 in March. This is its lowest level since the Labour government came to power in 1997.

Mortgage Fraud on the Increase

Banks are seeking to crack down on mortgage fraud as evidence mounts of a rise in the number of fraudulent borrowers.

Spanish Mortgage Fraud

Three Britons have been arrested on the Costa del Sol for alleged defrauding of European tourists.

Andrew Lloyd-Webber Biggest Ever Mortgage

(LORD) Andrew Lloyd-Webber, the composer, has taken out what is thought to be Britain’s biggest home mortgage.