Your MoneyUK house prices rise but London values fallYour MoneyThe average price of a property in the UK was £232,554 in September 2018, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Month-on-month prices were unchanged between August and September, compared with a fall of 0.4% in average prices during ...and more »
ERISA Litigation Insights From LexisNexisPlanadviser.comLex Machina, a LexisNexis company, announced the latest expansion of its legal analytics platform, featuring the addition of Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) litigation cases. The firm .... Jeanne Thompson, senior vice president and head ...and more »
MPs Urge FCA To Help Rescue 140K 'Mortgage Prisoners'Law360New rules introduced in the U.K. regulator's mortgage market review in 2014 require lenders that take on new clients to assess whether they can afford to repay loans, even when the consumer is not borrowing any more money. This requirement has ...
Money MarketingChris Gilchrist: The property dream is overMoney MarketingMost people think residential property has been a terrific investment. In fact, we boomers made our money not from rising house prices but from the devaluation of our mortgages by inflation. For instance, in one five-year period in the 1970s, inflation ...
Law could be changed to help mortgage prisonersMoneySavingExpertAn EU rule called the Mortgage Credit Directive means – at least in the UK's interpretation – anyone applying for a mortgage is subject to strict affordability checks scrutinising their income and outgoings, even if they already have a mortgage and are ...and more »