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The Family Mortgage - How it works

September 20, 2018

If you have a client who has saved a 5% deposit, or they have a family member who’s willing to provide this as a gift,…

Mortgages for Business unveils MFB for Intermediaries

September 25, 2018

The deal placement service is aimed at inexperienced or time-press brokers looking for a master broker to source a lender and structure a deal.


News

Dudley Building Society releases family lending guide

September 25, 2018

The family lending guide aimed at the society’s intermediary partners provides criteria information and case studies.

Rental growth around Elizabeth Line more than double London average since 2012

September 25, 2018

The £15bn Crossrail project has had major economic impact on many areas along the line.

Octopus Property provides £12.7m development loan for West London residential scheme

September 25, 2018

Specialist property lender Octopus Property will provide Saudi Arabian investor, Snabil Limited, with a £12.7m senior facility to fund the acquisition of a much sought-after site in Chiswick, West London, to develop 21 residential apartments.

Blogs

Ryan Bembridge

Reclaiming the term equity release

Equity Release has been through a huge transformation since it was first introduced in the late 1980s.

Mortgage Introducer

Mobile phones have revolutionised work-life balance

I am rarely in the office before 10.30am and you’ll struggle to find me there after 5pm.


Kuflink hires independent non-executive director

September 25, 2018

Kisnadwala has over three decades of global financial services experience with world class companies like Citibank, American Express,

Together launches buy-to-range let with networks and clubs

September 25, 2018

The client may be investors with large portfolios, as well as ‘accidental landlords’, who may have been unable to get funding from mainstream banks.

buy-to-let News

Mortgages for Business unveils MFB for Intermediaries

September 25, 2018

The deal placement service is aimed at inexperienced or time-press brokers looking for a master broker to source a lender and structure a deal.

Paradigm launches CPD and sales academy

September 25, 2018

The IDD introduces a minimum of 15 hours CPD for all staff who sell, advise on or transact insurance customers, as well as those that assist in the administration or performance of the contracts.

Andrew Turner

It’s less than two weeks to section 21 changes

Landlords with tenancies pre-dating October 2015, have been warned of changes to section 21 eviction rules, which take effect from October 1 2018.

Jonathan Newman

Robo-advice and short-term finance is a match made in hell

I doubt the technology can adequately cater for all the nuances of a complex short-term loans.

James Watson

Make sure your remortgages deliver reassurance and revenue

Remortgage activity will be crucial for your business in the coming months.

Mortgage Introducer

Chance of a lifetime

There are still a number of myths surrounding equity release products,


Rental growth around Elizabeth Line more than double London average since 2012

September 25, 2018

The £15bn Crossrail project has had major economic impact on many areas along the line.

Together launches buy-to-range let with networks and clubs

September 25, 2018

The client may be investors with large portfolios, as well as ‘accidental landlords’, who may have been unable to get funding from mainstream banks.

Connect for Intermediaries unveils conference agenda

September 25, 2018

The conference includes a panellist debate, presentations and roundtable discussions from more than 20 specialist lenders, while it features international keynote speaker Mark Rhodes.

Mortgage Introducer

Communication is Key

Brian West, director, Central Bridging Excellent communication with your borrowers, as well as quality underwriting, is the key to a high performing short-term loan book.

Paul Hunt

How to make the most out of trade shows

I appreciate that this may be very South East England biased this week, so apologies in advance,…. Soooo did anyone attend Financial Services Expo in London this week?

Mortgage Introducer

Guiding brokers through the benefits of short-term financing

Developer exit loans are an option that brokers may not know enough about to use as their first port of call.