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Free valuations set to continue

em-homeloans has announced that its offer of free valuations across the entire sub-prime range is set to continue.

In conjunction with all branded lenders, including Beacon, First National, GMAC RFC, Kensington, Mortgage PLC, Platform, rooftop and SPML, em-homeloans offer of free valuations has established it as the first ever packager to present such an offer.

Simon Mouncher, operations director at em- says: “The response from our broker community so far has been overwhelming. A market leading exclusive like this with fantastic client benefit has been a long time coming.”

em- are holding nationwide roadshows in the South West and the North East over the forthcoming weeks, where brokers can learn more about this offer and other services.


Preferred repositions its core range

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Sub-prime five-year fix from SPML

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HML achieves CCA accreditation for Derry call centre

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