Archive for September 2017

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has refused to rule out a rate rise before the end of 2017 indicating a hike could happen in the “near term”. Rates are currently 0.25%, they were decreased from 0.5% last summer after the European referendum. Speaking on the BBC Today show, Carney (pictured) said the Bank was […]

Peter Marriott

Since the financial crash, home owners have been warned again and again that mortgage rates are set to rise, but each time it has proved a false alarm. So should borrowers really be worried by the Bank of Englands latest warning? The answer is YES – and if you haven’t already protected yourself from looming rate […]

Peter Marriott

The Bank of England has held interest rates at 0.25% but said a rate rise “over the coming months” was possible if the UK economy continues on its current trajectory.  In particular, they pointed to August’s inflation which beat expectations, rising to 2.9% up from 2.6% in July, reaching levels last seen in 2012. Furthermore, in […]

Peter Marriott

For some time now its has been getting harder and harder to get mortgage lenders to agree extra funds for debt consolidation and capital raising. With the tightening of criteria and the fear of many lenders of falling foul of the regulators, applications are being scutinised more closely and tighter limits are being applied. At […]

Peter Marriott

After years of rising house prices and a real feeling that they are being priced out of buying their first home, at last there appears to be a reason to feel joyful for first time buyers. There are real signs suggesting that the housing market has stalled which could lead to house prices falling. A […]

Peter Marriott

With over £35billion worth of mortgages coming to the end of their fixed rate term by the end of October there is going to be a massive amount of pressure put on lenders to process and offer new mortgage deals. Here at Westexe mortgages we are well placed to help our customers through this mad […]

Peter Marriott

Westexe have been trading for over 40 years, our combined in house expertise is currently 36 years. We leave no stone unturned in solving our clients unique and personal requirements by sourcing the whole market including high street lenders and specialist lenders. We are able to help in the following area’s where most lenders will […]

Peter Marriott

People who work for themselves are regarded as the back bone of the economy. Whether you are self-employed as a sole trader, in a partnership, a director of a limited company or a contractor I am sure you put in longer hours and work much harder than the average person in the street and deserve […]

Peter Marriott

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