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Exclusive rejoins lender panels

Packager alliance Exclusive Connections has been reappointed to the panels of Kensington, Platform, Bristol & West and Money Partners.

Matthew Arena, managing director of Exclusive, says: “It is at times like these that long term relationships count. At Exclusive Connections our members have always delivered on our promise of providing quality mortgage business that suited our lender partners.

“Lenders need to know that they can rely on their packager partners to deliver, particularly at times like this. The issue of quality is even more important now and ensuring that cases are packaged right first time, is something that we have always considered to be the primary task of any packager. Clearly, our commitment has been rewarded.”


GEMHL reassures brokers

GE Money Home Lending has confirmed it is here to stay and has no intentions of exiting the specialist mortgage market, after dramatically increasing its rates yesterday.

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My Client is likely to need bridging finance next month for about four weeks as he must buy his new home before the sale of his existing property is completed. Should I advise him against this in case the sale of his home falls through and he is stuck with an expensive bridging loan? If it goes wrong he will blame me but if he wants to go ahead, which are the best lenders to approach and what are the pitfalls?


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