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Platform online facility a hit

Platform has revealed its online application facility clickapplication has resulted in over 1,000 applications in the first three weeks since going live.

Platform launched the facility to enable brokers to submit a full application through the lender’s website.

Paul Hunt, head of marketing at Platform, says: “The launch of clickapplication has been hugely successful and underlines the vital role that online technology plays in today’s intermediary mortgage market. We are already seeing over 50% of all directly submitted applications transacted online.”


Westhill issues Bulgarian property guide

UK-based property Westhill Investments has issued a buyers’ guide for potential investors in the Bulgarian property market.The move follows Westhill executives encountering a number of disappointedbuyers who have made fundamental errors when it comes to purchasing property abroad.Dominic Hicks, director at Westhill, says: “It’s in no one’s long-term interest to have disappointed customers – we […]

Edeus on Pink’s packaged panel

Pink Home Loans has appointed edeus to its packaged panel. The move follows the recent announcement that Pink has added edeus to its direct-to-lender panel.

Commercial illustration

Commercial First has launched an illustration facility that provides a one-page summary of costs and charges for the commercial mortgage contract being offered.

Societies donated 5.8m last year

The Building Societies Association has revealed that 5.8m was donated to various causes through affinity accounts in 2005. The figure comes from the first research conducted into affinity accounts.


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