Most Mortgage Strategy Online readers say they would rather use BM Solutions’ 3.75% two-year rate product than Bank of Scotland’s large loan tracker, with 62% voting in favour of the BM Solutions product.BM Solutions launched a batch of mainstream products last week in the wake of the departure of a number of key figures from the group. Just 38% of readers say they would continue to use the deal offered by Bank of Scotland. This week Mortgage Strategy asks: Is the cost of compliance the biggest threat to your business? Visit www.mortgagestrategy. co.uk to have your say.
Lending Solutions, the owner of Your Move estate agents and e.surv chartered surveyors, has bought Reeds Rains Estate Agents for a reputed 22m. The acquisition by the residential property services group is the latest move in the consolidation process taking place in the house buying industry in preparation for the introduction of Home Information Packs […]
xit2 has appointed David Ford to the board of the Conveyancing Portal, an automated database linking lenders and conveyancing solicitors. Data is distributed in real time ensuring all parties have synchronised information. Prior to joining xit2 in April last year as senior manager, Ford worked for the Bank of Ireland Group for eight years holding […]
The Environment Agency says millions of UK homes are at risk of flooding. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors supports the idea of encouraging home owners to minimise damage in the event of a flood. Tight resources mean proper maintenance of flood defences by the Agency are under threat. RICS believes there should be an […]
Optoma Broker Solutions has extended its service offering through the Trigold system, by offering key features documentation on all of its exclusive products, available for download. Optoma currently has more than 650 exclusive products listed on Trigold. Directly Authorised Intermediaries who submit business to Optoma can receive a free customized Prospector AAA sourcing system paid […]
By Alison Esson, proposition development & technical support manager We want to make trusts as easy as possible for you by taking away some of the misconceptions around what you can use them for and when you can use them. In doing this, we’re helping you do the right thing for your clients and making […]
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