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em-international to launch Spanish property service

em-international is to launch a facility to assist brokers looking to help clients find the perfect property in Spains Costa Blanca region on September 27 at the em- Bristol roadshow.

Roger Morris, managing director at em-, says: “Bristol will see the launch of our new Spanish property search facility that boasts hundreds of resale and off plan Spanish properties. Brokers attending will learn how they can offer a comprehensive international mortgage and property service as well as learning more about the unrivalled em- services.”

em-international will be presenting alongside em-bridging, em-secured em-commercial and em-homeloans.

Key lenders such as Platform, Kensington, Beacon and GMAC will also be presenting at the Bristol event.


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