Wales remains the strongest performing area, with annual house price inflation at 11.6% and the only double-digit rise recorded in the UK during August.
Castle Trust Bank has appointed a pair of new business development managers.
After two weeks of intense activity in the kitchen, Connect Mortgages’ showstopper received the most LinkedIn likes out of all the entries which were based on a specialist lending theme.
The Tipton has appointed Laura Carr (pictured) as business development manager for London and surrounding areas.
CHL Mortgages has expanded its distribution panel with the addition of mortgage, protection and investment network In Partnership.
MBT Affordability provides brokers with calculations of how much their clients can borrow from a panel of more than 40 residential and 65 buy-to-let lenders.
Paul Hudson (pictured), chief executive officer of income protection provider Cirencester Friendly, is set to retire in April 2023.
Charlotte Grimshaw, head of intermediary relations at Ipswich Building Society, said: “The role of our BDMs is not changing, and they will still very much be out and about, building and maintaining strong relationships.”
As part of its range overhaul, Keystone has also opened up its larger loan cashback offer to landlords borrowing smaller amounts.
The launch of a pair of new products follows rate reductions across the range of Gatehouse’s HPP and buy-to-let products.