Fitch & Fitch awarded the “Best Broker Firm” award! 

Fitch & Fitch takes home “Best Broker Firm” award at Legal & General Mortgage Club Awards 2024! We are delighted to share that Fitch & Fitch has been awarded with the “Best Broker Firm 6-25 advisers” award at this year’s Legal & General Mortgage Club Awards! 🏆 A huge congratulations to Clare Beardmore and the entire Legal & General […]

Bank of England hold interest rates at 5.25 per cent.

The Bank of England has again kept the base rate stable at 5.25% during its sixth consecutive Monetary Policy Committee meeting. This decision met widespread expectations, with ongoing discussions about the timing of a potential rate decrease. Looking forward to the next meeting in June, there will be two additional sets of inflation data available. […]

Bank of England raises interest rates to 5.25 per cent

The Bank of England has announced a 25 basis point increase in the base rate, bringing it to 5.25 per cent. Marking the 14th consecutive rise, this decision follows better-than-anticipated consumer price inflation (CPI) data for June, which showed a decline to 7.9 per cent. Within the nine-member Monetary Policy Committee, the decision was far […]

UK Inflation falls. Market impact

In response to the most recent inflation figures, Head of Business David Wise provides an insightful perspective: “Finally, inflation is moving in the right direction. The focus is firmly on August inflation figures to see if this is gaining momentum” In the past few weeks swap rates have demonstrated relative stability, leading to a decrease […]

What next for mortgage rates as much of the Mini-Budget is reversed?

House prices hit a record high in August, according to latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, with average values rising by 13.6 per cent, or £36,000 on an annual basis. However, this data looks historic given what has happened in recent weeks, with the recent economic turmoil following the mini-Budget causing mortgage rates […]

Mortgage approval rise as pandemic property boom continues

The pandemic property boom shows no sign of abating with net mortgage borrowing of £6.2 billion in February, the highest in nearly five years. However, fewer mortgages were approved during the month, according to the Bank of England, as many buyers realised they would not be able to meet the original stamp duty holiday deadline, […]

House prices rise at fastest pace in nearly six years

November tends to be one of the quieter months of the year for the housing market, as buyers and sellers are distracted from house moves as they start to focus on the festive period. But this year it is very different. UK house price growth is at the fastest pace for almost six years, according […]

Best mortgage broker – nominated!

We’ve been nominated for this year’s British Bank Awards in the Best Mortgage Broker category. This award is voted for ONLY by customers and you can help us win by giving us your review – just click the link! PLUS you’ll be automatically entered into a draw to win £1,000 cash prize – Vote Here… […]

Best London broker – Finalist!

Fitch & Fitch are delighted to be a finalist for BEST LONDON MORTGAGE BROKER at the 2019 Mortgage Introducer Awards, the jewel in the crown of the UK mortgage industry. The 2019 awards will promote and celebrate the outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals, and their contributions to the industry in 2019. PLEASE VOTE FOR […]