Jake Carter

Jake Carter is News Editor of Mortgage Introducer, Bridging Introducer and Specialist Finance Introducer

O’Neill Patient Group (ONP) has appointed Jessica Szczelkun as its first sales director.

ASK Partners, a specialist real estate funder, has appointed Mark Templeman (pictured) as chief technology officer.

stamp duty

According to the lender, the decision to increase the minimum loan size is due to an unprecedented level of demand.

Intermediaries managing director Mike Jones (pictured) will retire from his position at Lloyds Banking Group at the end of the year.

BoE interest rate

The Bank of England’s monetary policy committee has unanimously voted to keep the base rate at 0.1%.

Foundation cuts BTL rates

Foundation Home Loans has reduced its buy-to-let rates across all product tiers and property types.

halifax hpi

Data collected by the association shows that 68% of respondents believe this to be the hardest obstruction to overcome.

income recovery protection

The firm will now offer one personal protection product, the option of one optimiser, and access to its healthy living and rewards programme.

Following the FCA’s recent guidance, however, Trussle has urged borrowers to exercise caution when using this form of financial support.

home sales

Within the lender’s residential second charge range, regular overtime and commission will now be considered for non-key workers.