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Prices fall again

Hometrack’s October survey of the housing market reports a price fall of 0.1%, marking the 16th consecutive month of house price falls. The national average house price now stands at 160,700, down over 3.5% in the past 12 months.


Vesta adds Kensington to panel

Branded lender and packager Vesta Packaging has appointed Kensington Mortgages to its lending panel, taking its total number of lenders to 24. Mark Leaper, managing director of Vesta, sees the appointment as a valuable addition to an already extensive panel. He says: “This will enhance our ability to provide solutionsto our introducers’ enquiries, as Kensington […]

Home of Choice eyes smaller networks

Home of Choice is in talks to acquire smaller networks, and says it has recruited a well-known member of the industry to help design exclusive mortgage products.Richard Coulson, managing director of Home of Choice, predicts that the network will double its current 1,100 applications in the next three years, to over 2,000.Coulson says it has […]

Tailors to take Mortgage Expo by storm

Mortgage Business Expo has teamed up with image consultants Dress2kill for the London Expo on November 16 and 17 2005. Visitors to the Expo at Earls Court 2 will for the first time be able to pay the image doctors a visit and get the prognosis on their fashion health. If your suits are flatlining […]

Mortgage Club appoints Beech Introducers to its panel

Mortgage Club APS Europe has appointed Beech Introducers to its panel to give intermediaries access to its range of secured loans.Brokers will benefit from an attractive commission package on offer by using the newly-launched service whereby the Beech Introducers support team credit search, underwrite and place the case within two hours of receiving the enquiry.With […]


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