Mortgage rates go up

Mortgage rates go up

Major lenders have made small increases to some of their fixed-rate mortgage loans in response to inflation not coming down as fast as expected and rising swap rates. Read on if you’re due to remortgage this year. This week, five major lenders have raised their...
What are swap rates?

What are swap rates?

Discover how swap rates influence mortgage interest rates and gain a clear understanding of what swap rates actually are. When it comes to mortgage interest rates going up or down, you may have heard the media and mortgage industry experts talking about swap rates....
The base rate remains at 5.25% again

The base rate remains at 5.25% again

The Bank of England reviewed the base rate on 14 December and chose to keep it the same for the third consecutive time. The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has today voted to keep the base rate at 5.25%. The rate increased 14 times between December...