Energy bills causing the biggest financial pain for 48% of Londoners

People are more concerned about rising energy bills than rent or mortgage payments, according to a new survey

MPs ‘expensed almost £30k on energy bills’

Nearly 200 MPs reportedly claimed expenses for electricity, gas and dual fuel bills for their second homes in the first five months of 2021

Are customers ready for a new price cap every three months?

Price cap could also work as a ‘fixed mortgage’ under new proposals

Danske banks ‘UK’s first’ carbon-neutral mortgage

It has committed to offset all emissions generated by its mortgages

‘Mortgage lenders must double efficiency improvements to hit 2030 goals’

A new set of proposed government policies aim to make lenders significantly more responsible for improving the energy efficiency standards of housing stock across the UK

Cheaper mortgage rates for energy efficient householders

The government has launched a £5m fund for the financial sector to develop green mortgages and a £10m innovation fund to cut the costs of retrofitting the UK’s housing stock

E.ON teams up with banking group to offer green mortgages

The scheme would allow first-time buyers and re-mortgagers to borrow further via a linked energy efficiency home improvement loan to improve their properties

Mortgage boost for energy efficient homes in Wales

The maximum mortgage offered could vary by as much as £11,500 between the most energy efficient and inefficient homes

Cheaper mortgages for energy efficient EU homes

A number of banks across Europe could soon be offering cheaper interest rates to people buying energy efficient homes or committing to implement energy saving measures. The European Energy Efficiency Mortgage initiative has been launched by a consortium led by the European Mortgage Federation – European Covered Bond Council (EMF-ECBC). It aims to create a […]