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How will the west receive a period of economic hardship?

By: Larry Jar
Published: 11:20 AM, Apr 21, 2022
With scarcity of resources now no longer science fiction how will the public and the finance industry respond to a less material world.
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Mortgage affordability tests

By: Larry Jar
Published: 12:26 PM, Mar 31, 2022
Removing or reducing mortgage affordability checks would be a disaster waiting to happen.
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Equity release and the wealth effect

By: Larry Jar
Published: 11:47 AM, Mar 31, 2022
With house prices growing at a fast pace, it's inevitable people will be looking to release equity for lifestyle spending.
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The growth of the HELOC

By: Larry Jar
Published: 10:05 AM, Mar 27, 2022
How the UK will see the rise of flexible second charge mortgages, or HELOC, home equity line of credit loans.
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5 year mortgages will change the industry

By: Larry Jar
Published: 6:15 PM, Mar 26, 2022
How the rush to get low interest rate, fixed term mortgages will eventually leave no impetus in the consumer to remortgage.