The IFS School of Finance has called on financial advisers to consider gaining qualifications in the Treating Customers Fairly initiative to meet the Financial Services Authority’s expectations.
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GMAC-RFC says June 13 was its best day of business, with over £150m worth of applications submitted.The lender says buy-to-let has been its biggest growth area, with double the amount of business coming in.Jeff Knight, director of marketing at GMAC-RFC, says: “If we continue to achieve these volumes, we will be in for another record […]
Nine out of 10 brokers surveyed by edeus found its call centre to be better than those of other lenders in the market.All of those questioned said their call was answered within a matter of seconds.Eight out of ten brokers considered the call centre team members to be extremely professional, helpful and friendly, and 95% […]
Enterprise has extended its fees-free campaign to the end of July.The promotion is available for all standard remortgages in England and Wales across all of Enterprise’s 14 panel lenders, provided EDGE is used upfront to source the solutions and checklists. Applicants will receive free valuation as well as free legals provided by Goldsmith Williams.Jason Badla, […]
The Mortgage Works says its new electronic trading platform has gone down well with brokers.The new system, enables brokers to complete and submit their application completely online.The system includes a signatureless direct debit mandate – exclusive to TMW online, eID, binding DIPs, and a paperless declaration. Paul Howard, director of intermediary sales at The Mortgage […]
Like to let beside the seaside? The latest research from LendInvest looks specifically at coastal towns to find which areas offer the top average rental yields to landlords. Where are the top seaside postcodes for landlords? The interactive map below looks at the highest rental yields along the UK coast. According to the data, Hull, […]
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