Monthly Archives: August 2021


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Aug 2021

BTL gross mortgage lending falls by 12% in 2020 under the impact of COVID-19

Buy to let mortgage market under COVID-19 The IRN Research Report Targeting Buy-to-Let Landlords 2021 found that gross BLT mortgage lending declined by almost 12% in 2020. Recent legislative and tax changes have had a negative impact on the BTL market from 2016 onwards and these negative forces were compounded in 2020 by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the market is expected to see a recovery...

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Aug 2021

Some improvement in personal injury market in 2021/22 but still uncertainty for many firms

Value growth in the personal injury (PI) market stalled in 2020 as the pandemic hit claims numbers and revenues for many firms while cashflows were impacted by delays in completing cases.  There was a 1.5% decline in market value in 2020 although larger PI firms performed much better than the rest of the market. The last 12 months have seen the divide between the larger...

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