Jessica Bird

Jessica Bird is Editor of Specialist Finance Introducer and Associate Editor of Mortgage Introducer

Edinburgh has seen the highest percentage increase seen across 23 major UK cities.

Neil Cobbold PayProp

PayProp has said that RoPA is likely to drop down the agenda, but that estate agencies should not slip into a false sense of security.

Dock9 Chatbots

Mark Lusted at Dock9 said: “Using chatbots to build contingency within customer service propositions will be a priority across financial services.”

Alan Cleary onesavings bank housing demand boom

OSB has increased the loan-to-value ratio to 75% across its buy-to-let ranges, available through its three lending brands. 

online estate agents mortgage remortgage search

Although the total volume of enquiries reduced by 22% during April, the lead generation firm found that remortgage enquiries rose by 47%. 

stacy reeve ami

The AMI has voiced its support for insurers that are allowing flexibility, but says they must be clear on how they plan to deal with broker commission. 

pre-lockdown physical valuations

Where physical valuations take on average two days to turn around, a quick remote valuation meant this entire application was processed in less than a day.

Mark Lofthouse, CEO Mortgage Brain -

Lendex is currently being piloted. Current lenders represent 32% of the market, with a further two expected to be live in the near future.

platform physical valuations

valuation partners of Platform, the intermediary brand of The Co-operative Bank, are now able to carry out physical inspections of properties in England.

Babek Ismayil - OneDome Founder

OneDome Group has estimated that it will generate 170,000 to 180,000 leads in the next 30 days, if similar consumer activity continues.