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Buy-to-fret lending

29 Mar 2016 By Dominic Elliott, Neil Unmack

The Bank of England wants lenders to apply stricter checks on landlords, including a 5.5 pct interest rate test. But this will barely slow the rampant growth in buying homes for investment. Amid tax reform and the risk of an EU exit, any more might have provoked a housing slump.

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