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The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published its final regulatory technical standards (RTS) on assigning risk weightings to specialised lending exposures. 15 Jun 2016
Government proposals to restrict tax deductibility of interest could cost the real estate industry an additional £660 million a year, representing approximately 9,000 jobs in the construction sector, according to the British Property Federation (BPF). 20 May 2016
A duty of care deed is a way for lenders to have greater protection for their loans when they are lending in relation to a property which is rented out and managed by an agent.
The commercial investment market is becoming an increasingly less attractive prospect to lenders, such as banks. This being the case, many UK lenders are beginning to look towards development and developers as a potential source of income.
Many different legal structures can be used when buying commercial property, whether to gain tax advantages or shield investors from individual liability. In the property sector, these are known as 'wrappers'.
This guide was last updated in August 2011.
This guide was last updated in February 2013..
FOCUS: Since the longstanding agreement between the British Bankers Association (BBA) and Association of British Insurers (ABI) on noting of interest came to an end at the end of 2012, banks have been looking for alternative ways to protect their interest... 01 Mar 2016
The Court of Appeal has suggested that a commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) issuer would be entitled to sue a surveyor for a potentially negligent valuation, despite overturning the finding of negligence itself. 06 Nov 2015
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