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Overseas mortgage enquiries soar

Monday 23rd September 2013

A growing number of people appear to be interested in buying property overseas, with Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist, experiencing a 62% surge in mortgage enquiries during August, its busiest month so far this year...

Mortgage enquiries for homes overseas up 33%

Tuesday 16th October 2012

Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist, saw a 33% rise in enquiries from prospective buyers looking to buy a home abroad during September, compared with the previous monthly average for this year, with France, Spain and Portugal still topping the list of hot spots...

Investors await another quiet day of trading in FX

Tuesday 21st August 2012

It was another quiet day of trading in the FX market on Monday with GBP/USD confined to a narrow 1...

Cheaper tracker mortgages for homeowners in Europe

Wednesday 25th July 2012

Monthly repayments for homeowners with tracker mortgages in Europe got cheaper recently, following the European Central Bank’s cutting of its key interest rate by 0...

Buy a home in Portugal with 100% finance option

Tuesday 17th April 2012

Buyers looking to buy a property in Portugal are being offered the opportunity to purchase a holiday home or second property in the Algarve region of Portugal with a 100% Finance option directly from the bank...

Top tips for buying property abroad

Wednesday 28th March 2012

Buying a property abroad is an exciting prospect, but one important rule applies – don’t let your heart rule your head...

Cheaper mortgages now available in France

Thursday 1st March 2012

Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist, is offering even lower mortgage rates for people purchasing property in France...

U.S. mortgage applications rise as borrowing rates hit record low

Wednesday 8th February 2012

U.S. mortgage applications increased by 7.5% for the week ending 3 February, suggesting that more homeowners and homebuyers are taking advantage of historically low mortgage borrowing rates, according to weekly data released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association...

Developers want mortgage interest tax relief on holiday homes in Spain

Thursday 2nd February 2012

The G-14 association of Spain’s leading developers believe that demand for properties in Spain will escalate if the Spanish government introduces mortgage interest tax relief on holiday homes in the country...

Property in France remains most popular with Brits buying abroad

Wednesday 21st September 2011

The majority of Brits actively looking to buy a holiday home want to purchase a property in France, according to the latest overseas property ‘hot spots’ report compiled by Conti, the overseas mortgage specialist...

Cheap U.S. mortgage borrowing rates

Monday 5th September 2011

Many more homebuyers may be purchasing USA homes in cash, but there those buyers who are still looking to use the bank’s money to make money, by using less of their own cash and taking advantage of historically low mortgage borrowing rates, when it comes to investing in properties in USA...