Ryan Bembridge

Ryan Bembridge is senior reporter at Mortgage Introducer

This represents a jump from half (50%) in the third quarter of 2017.

She was shortlisted for ‘Best Business Development Manager’ at last year’s Equity Release Awards.

The trio were part of a gang that used forged documents to get a mortgage on 21 properties in and around Birmingham, which were renovated and rented out to students.

The firm will lend its own capital and is offering rates from 0.5% per month for loans between £300,000 and £5m with no admin or exit fees.

November residential activity outstripped the same month the year before – however buy-to-let transactions were sluggish.

Tesco now has 23 intermediary firms on the panel and plans to add more in the coming year.

He is one of LendInvest’s longest-serving business development managers, having joined the lender in March 2013.

Residential products are 3-year fixes at 1.74% to 60% loan-to-value and 1.85% to 75% LTV, as well as a 4-year fix at 1.99% to 60% LTV and 7-year fix at 2.24% to 75% LTV.

He has more than 30 years’ experience, gained across the UK, US and European financial markets, having specialised in treasury risk management and risk governance.

The lender said the change will make it more likely for brokers to be able to access to at least one BDM, should the one in the field be in a meeting for example.