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Processing times cut, claims firm

Commercial First’s cfirst system has cut processing times for remortgage cases by 43% during its first eight months of operations. It says that 97% of brokers submitting at least five cfirst applications during the past six months have seen processing times fall.

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Mortgage Strategy was crowned Mortgage Publication of the Year at John Charcol’s annual awards ceremony in London last week. This is the third award the magazine has won this year and John Charcol founder John Garfield (pictured right) was on hand to present it to MS editor Robyn Hall.Voted for by John Charcol staff, this […]

Landlords Beware

I read an entertaining article over the weekend, unfortunately cannot remember where, about the risks that landlords face when they do not keep a proper track of what is happening with their properties.The best story I heard was a landlord who had some student lets. At the end of the year he walked into one […]

Flight to accuracy by lenders, says e.surv

E.surv Chartered Surveyors is reporting a shift towards quality by lenders when evaluating property risk. The firm believes that a variety of factors are leading many to conclude that now is a prudent time to reconsider policy and methodology for lenders. Property price growth has slowed or reversed for the first time in the experience […]

Commercial firm appoints broker

Mortgages for Business has named Commercial 1 its exclusive brokerage for secured loans and bridging finance, in line with plans to grow its broker proposition.

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