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Name change for Pinniger Partnership

Pinniger Partnership has changed its name to Primeword Communications. 

Pinniger Partnership (a trading name of Primeword Limited) was established in 1995 and has specialised in lobbying and public relations for the financial services and associated sectors. 

The name change is designed to denote a more corporate image for the company and to reflect its expansion into areas such as technology and economic affairs which are associated with its core financial services. 


Househunters say interest rates are biting

The May survey by has detected the first signs that interest rates are starting to affect househunters&#39 sentiment. The survey shows that balance of confidence in the market has tipped markedly towards the pessimists. Between January and April, on average 84.3% of respondents believed house prices would rise over the following 12 months. […]

Source Software unveils network alliances

Source Software has revealed partnerships with networks LIME, Mortgage Intelligence, The Mortgage Partners and In-Partnership. Malcolm Guest, managing director of Source Software says: “We believe it crucial to forge relationships with the networks who can work with the Source to ensure minimal disruption to customers during this period of regulatory change.” The Source is in […]

Homefast seeks partners

Volume conveyancing and remortgaging service Homefast, a recently rebranded division of Sherrards Solicitors, says its priority this year is to form partnerships with a number of mortgage intermediaries and packagers. The division was renamed earlier this month with the aim of making it a national brand in the conveyancing business, building on the relationships it […]

Consumers say house prices will carry on rising

The Woolwich yesterday released May figures on consumer confidence in the housing market. The percentage of consumers who expect house prices to increase has soared by 11% already this year from 56% to 67%. These figures are close to the peak levels ever recorded by The Woolwich – when in 2002 confidence peaked at 68%. […]

Now more than ever, we need to back the small developer

In the context of the current housing deficit, the latest housebuilding stats aren’t great. But what does doing better look like? The Department for Communities & Local Government published its latest figures at the end of August, which revealed that housebuilding starts in England rose 2 per cent in Q2 compared to the previous quarter […]


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