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Halifax mortgage limit increased to aged 80

Mortgage lender Halifax is increasing its maximum age limit for mortgages from 75 to 80 years of age. This comes after a Halifax survey revealed that one in three 20 to 45 year olds expect to work beyond their retirement age. Read more here. “Please be aware that by clicking on to the above links you are leaving the M4 Mortgages Ltd website…. Read more »

Barclays launches 100% first time buyer mortgage

Also revealed this week- Barclays are offering 100% mortgages for first time buyers by revamping its “family springboard” mortgage. Previously this deal allowed for a 5% deposit, if 10% of the house purchase price was put into a savings account linked to the mortgage by a ‘helper’ (i.e. parents). The revamped deal only requires 10% contribution from a ‘helper’ if… Read more »