HSBC has launched the lowest ever fixed rate mortgage seen in the UK mortgage market with a 1.49% headline rate product.
The direct-only lender will offer the two-year fixed rate product with a fee of £1,999 for borrowers with a deposit of 60%. This product undercuts the products offered by Chelsea Building Society and...
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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) may restrict the changes lenders can make to mortgage contracts after assessing the fairness of the existing regulations.
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