Goodbye to 2020. Hello 2021.

31 Dec 2020

Goodbye to 2020 – we’re sure we’re not the only ones feeling glad to see it go.  At the cusp of a new year, we tend to look forward to predict what the coming year is likely to bring, whether

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Changes to pensions and investments index in spending review could cost savers billions

23 Dec 2020

During his Spending Review last month, Chancellor Rishi Sunak confirmed that the Retail Price Index (RPI) will be replaced by the Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers’ housing costs (CPIH) in 2030. The removal of the RPI metric, which is

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Six key factors in financing a property portfolio

23 Dec 2020

A leading expert in the field of property investment financing has revealed the six key criteria that lenders look for when approving new borrowing to fund a property portfolio. Aviram Shahar, CEO of online property lending tool, Lendlord, has shared

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On the first day of Christmas…

23 Dec 2020

Many of us will be familiar with the 12 days of Christmas and the many promises made in the tune – who wouldn’t want 10 lords a-leaping over the festive period?    Realistically the gifts that are given in the

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Housing Market after Lockdown 2

21 Dec 2020

The housing market was fortunately able to remain open during England’s second lockdown and the deep freeze that the property market was plunged into in March did not return to England as it entered lockdown once again. In March, the

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Help to Build: Government announces a £2.2bn package in Spending Review

11 Dec 2020

The Government has announced a package of measures for those wanting to custom or self build. In the supporting documents of the recent Spending Review, the Government has set aside £2.2 billion of new loan finance to support house builders,

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Women pensioners set for DWP refund

4 Dec 2020

The DWP is likely to face a bill in excess of £100 million for underpaid state pensions, based on new evidence given to MPs by the DWP’s top civil servant, according to former pensions minister Steve Webb. Earlier this year,

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Macroeconomic update and Investment Opportunities in Sustainability

3 Dec 2020

Our latest webinar, delivered on 11th November, was focused on both Macroeconomic updates and Investment opportunities within our Sustainability portfolio.  It was in fact our first webinar hosted jointly by both businesses, as we benefit from a highly experienced investment

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