Mortgage market &quotreaches a plateau&quot

The availability of a current mortgage deal has grown from 18 to an average of 24 working days during September, according to Moneyfacts.co.uk.

This represents the longest period in two years.

Darren Cook, spokesperson at Moneyfacts.co.uk, said: “The extended shelf life of a mortgage product to 24 days clearly demonstrates that rates are becoming much more static