Category: Residential Mortgages

The lifetime mortgage will enable homeowners in England and Wales over the age of 65 to release up to 58% of the value of their property.

Smith joins Pepper Money from Newcastle Building Society to work with brokers in Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire, while Bowden-Davies joins from Uinsure to cover the North West.

Advice Show returns today

The session featuring these renowned sector luminaries tackles a broad range of areas including increasing FOS limits, the value of advice, the advice gap and the challenges currently facing the adviser community.

Following the acquisition of Omni Capital Retail Finance in 2016, Castle Trust has restructured the operations of the business.

Flude has over 12 years’ experience in the mortgage market and joins with immediate effect from Fleet Mortgages where he was BDM for the South East, having begun his career as an adviser with a national estate agency chain.

The company’s average loan size is £380,000 and it advises first-time buyers, remortgages, buy-to-let, bridging, commercial, overseas mortgages, while it is working with an international private finance company.


All of the OneSavings Brands, including Kent Reliance, will be reporting to him.

Conveyancing Alliance, which comprises of intermediary brand Broker Conveyancing and estate agency arm Agency Convey, will have a new management team from the end of the month.

The lender is also increasing the maximum loan size from £250,00 to £500,000 for residential borrowers.

London has the majority of A- and B Energy Performance Certificate (EPCs). Tower Hamlets, Greenwich and City of London topped the chart as the three most energy efficient areas according to the data.