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Lenders warned as repossessions restart

Lenders across the UK have been warned to ‘go easy’ on homeowners as repossessions restart following a period of halt.  Lenders have been warned by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) that they must treat the 1.8 million homeowners who have taken out a mortgage holiday over the past few months fairly.  Director of Consumer and…

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Eviction bans for England and Wales lifted

As of Monday, the eviction ban in England and Wales has ended, leaving up to 55,000 households vulnerable, according to campaigners. Although there has been mounting pressure from councils and charities alike, the legal eviction process can now be progressed fully through the courts. The government’s reasoning for this is that they already extended the…