A bridge to beat the stamp duty deadline

Tue 26 Jan 2021

Rightmove has stated that around 100,000 new property buyers could face an unexpected stamp duty bill amid unprecedented delays ahead of the 31 March holiday cut-off date, but the statement should not be so black-and-white, a mortgage is not the only option to secure the dream move.

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Broker trends for 2021

Mon 18 Jan 2021

In the midst of lockdown, it’s important to look forward with optimism. So, what trends are likely to be in store for brokers?

The year asset finance came into its own

Mon 14 Dec 2020

Jon Maycock is commercial director at Propel Finance This was the year that asset finance proved its true value for businesses across the UK. During one of the toughest years for business in living memory, many supportive asset finance providers stepped up to champion SMEs and offer urgently needed funds – enabling businesses to trade […]

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There are blue skies ahead

Tue 8 Dec 2020

While some areas of the market are, against all expectations, having one of their best ever years, commercial has been less fortunate in many cases.