This afternoon the Chancellor Philip Hammond stood up to deliver one of the most tricky, anticipated budgets for some time, having moved the big day of the year from warm and promising Spring to cold and blowy Autumn – a … Continue Reading
Monty’s mortgage blog
Honest and forthright views on the mortgage market, economy and all things property related.
As the dust settles on the monumental decision to increase interest rates, it was interesting to note that despite the enormity of the occasion the actual event itself passed with barely a whimper. The phones did not ring of the … Continue Reading
So, I’ve been asked to write a monthly tech blog by our lovely marketing gurus. This, ladies and gentlemen, is not something that a man who studied engineering and business finds particularly easy unlike our acclaimed comms leader, Monty. What … Continue Reading
It’s an interesting time to be the Governor of the Bank of England, especially as there is now a real decision to make as to whether to increase interest rates from their historical low of 0.25% or not, especially as … Continue Reading
Today saw the release of the latest UK inflation figures which came in as expected at 3%. The latest inflation figures were always going to be looked at as a bellwether for the next interest rate decision for the Bank … Continue Reading
Almost every time I see Monty at least part of the conversation is about how technology is integrating into the mortgage broking industry. The names are familiar to those in the business, making ambitious claims for customer journeys. The similarities … Continue Reading