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County appoints Kensington to lending panel

Branded lender and packager County Mortgage Services has appointed Kensington Mortgages to its lending panel, taking its total to 17.


David Wylie, managing director of County Mortgages, says: “It will enhance our ability to provide solutions to our introducers enquiries as we believe Kensington Mortgages offer niche areas of criteria in the sub-prime market that were previously unavailable to us.”


To celebrate the appointment of Kensington Mortgages, County Mortgages will be offering a refund of valuation (post-completion) on all applications received between now and August 31 2004.


Tristan Pile, sales director at County Mortgages, says: “We believe this incentive will encourage our introducers to use Kensington Mortgages. They will see the benefits of dealing with a lender that has a common sense approach to underwriting. The recent reduction in loadings of up to 0.75% and the extension of their 2% discount across all products also shows that Kensington Mortgages are keen to stay competitive and attract business in all areas of the sub-prime market.”      


Keith Street, director of sales at Kensington, says: “Kensington Mortgages is delighted to join County Mortgage&#39s panel of lenders. Our expertise in the non-conforming sector means that we can offer County&#39s intermediaries expert advice and guidance, including our award-winning regulation packs and products across the range from very low adverse to high adverse, including Right to Buy and buy-to-let products.”




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