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MI online service offers ARs customised websites

Mortgage Intelligence has launched an online service that gives its app-ointed representatives the chance to have customised websites.

Each website will be custom-built to members’ branding specifications and will include a jargon buster, a mortgage calculator and contact forms for clients to leave their details.

Sally Laker, managing director of MI, says: “Today it is essential for brokers to have an online presence to as-sure clients they have a dependable brand and to enable fast communications. Our advisers can be confident they will be provided with top quality, fully compliant sites with the advantage of additional updates.”

Darren Thomson, director at Mortgage2Suit, an appointed representative of MI, says: “I’ve been pleased with the positive customer feedback I’ve re-ceived since my website went live.

“It has already led to a number of successful sales and it’s good that it is updated as and when necessary.”


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