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Mortgage tracking by mobile phone

Conveyancing Mobile has lau-nched a tracking system that allows clients and conveyancers to communicate via mobile internet technology.

The software integration is de-signed to allow clients of law firms to monitor the progress of their cases through their mobile phone.

A text message can be sent to clients allowing them to view their conveyancing file, lawyer and property agent details as well as their mortgage application’s progress through their intermediary.

The technology does not require separate web access to track progress. Solicitors can register free if they wish to manually insert their clients’ infor


Quick thinking…

A weekend’s loan of a Ferrari F430 supercar was up for grabs on QuickBridge’s stand at the Mortgage Business Expo last week. Entrants to the competition, run in association with Mortgage Strategy, had to say why they deserved the use of the car. The winner was Surrey-based adviser John Boyce (pictured are QuickBridge managing director […]

Woolwich launches combined fixed-rate and lifetime tracker

Woolwich is to introduce a product that is a combination of fixed rate and lifetime tracker.The mortgage is fixed for the first two years at 5.19% and then reverts to a lifetime tracker at 0.19% above base rate safeguarding consumers against further interest rate rises. There are no early repayment charges after the initial two-year […]

Leadbay expands staff numbers

Lead generation provider Leadbay has expanded its team by 20% in the past month and is continuing to appoint customer service staff. Leadbay first launched its leads bidding system in January 2005 with under 10 staff but now has 30 employees. The company says it is expanding its customer service team to ensure that it […]

Pink training day teaches advisers

Pink Home Loans’ members last week had a day of training and development to help them learn more about the mortgage market. Advisers had the opportunity to listen to guest speakers making presentations on subjects such as secured loans and edeus’s plans for the intermediary market. David Copland, sales and marketing director at Pink Home […]


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